Hear the First Recording of the Human Voice (1860) | Open Culture

When inventor Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville sang a nursery rhyme into his phonoautogram in 1860, he had no plans on ever playing this recording back. A precursor to the wax cylinder, the phonoautogram took inputs for the study of sound waves, but could not be turned into an output device. Source: Hear the First Recording … Continue reading Hear the First Recording of the Human Voice (1860) | Open Culture

Languages – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

Is it Swiss Sunday already. Seems only seven days since we had the last one. One of the things that strikes you about your time in Switzerland is the sound. In the Alps it is just the sweet sound o… Source: Languages – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and … Continue reading Languages – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.