- Jan 20, 2021
New lead recording added, using a Blue Yeti Nano mike, which seems to give considerably better
results than the previous equipment (current computer is also much quieter),
- Dec 19, 2011
Some refurbishments, with a new video sample, and old samples relegated
to an 'older samples' page.
- April 6. 2010
Sound and translation video added
- March 11, 2009
- Discussion of issues concering
the rhythm (somewhat technical, Homeric lines not glossed).
Downloadable draft of a
(very technical) paper about the technique used here, `Homeric Recitation, with input from Phonology and Philology',
Antichthon vol 39:1-20, 2005. (Journal of the Australasian
Society for Classical Studies; volume published 2006).
- July 29, 2004
- Some new links added to Links and Bibliography
- Aug 5. 2002
- Danek and Hagel have some new stuff on
(some Aeschylus and some Plato).
- July 22, 2002
- Some more stuff in the learning
section, including a bit of information about how I came up
with this technique in the first place, and some small changes
to wording in pitch.
- July 18, 2002
- Still refurbishing, fixed an error in the catathesis
discussion of pitch detected by
Christopher Game. Also some changes to the discussion of
- July 8, 2002
- Doing assorted refurbishments and updates. Added
so far is a (very) Short Bibliography
(soon to be further extended). and changed are:
The last time I messed around with joining Yahoo
groups, etc, I found it more straightforward, so
people who have given up in despair on previous attempts
to join the discussion group
might want to give it another go. Otherwise it's time
to try one of the other public board systems, although
Yahoo really does have better facilities, once you
overcome the obstacles to accessing it.
- Jan 3, 2002
- Added a new sample (Odysseus' questions to his mother, and
her answers), and a new version of Penelope's whinge, done with
a new and better microphone.
And, if anybody wants to sign up for the attempted yahoo
message board but has been defeated by Yahoo's tortured and
incomprehensible identity-and-email-address scheme, they should
send me their email address & if there's enough response I'll
try something different.
Created by: Avery
Maintained by: Avery
Last modified: 19 Dec 2011