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Featured sounds in Wikipedia

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The featured sounds process, which denoted what were considered to be the best sounds in Wikipedia, ceased operation in about November 2011. At that time, there were 278 featured sounds in 373 parts.


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Music

Field recordingsRecordings of nature and other background noises, such as machines in operation or wind-chimes.

Historical recordingsSpeeches, historic incidents, landmarks in the history of recording, and similar.

Miscellaneous
The Shepard-Risset glissando, a type of aural illusion: The sound seems to infinitely descend while remaining in a finite frequency range.
An example of white noise, which covers all audible frequencies of sound.


Lady Windermere's Fan

Lady Windermere's Fan, produced by FergusRossFerrier on behalf of the University of Cambridge Recorded Drama Society

Ham Radio Digital Modes

"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent as Morse Code at 13 WPM.
"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent with PSK31.
"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent with AMTOR.
"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent with MT63.
"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent with Olivia 16/500.
"Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit." sent with Olivia 62/1000.
  1. ^ Tovey, Donald Francis, Essays in Musical Analysis: Chamber Music, Oxford University Press, 1944, p. 124.