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Sounds of Your Day

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Record different sounds throughout your day. It can be as long or as short as you'd like. When you finish, combine them into one long sound of your day! Upload it to SoundCloud

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Submissions So Far

Thursday Soundtrack

This 4 star assignment said to record different sounds throughout your day and compile them into a soundtrack. So here is my typical Thursday this semester.

I wasn’t able to record something from each step of my day, but my Thursdays are pretty repetitive so you can get the idea. …

A day in the spy!

For my final assignment, I decided to do Sound of your Day.  It was rated 4 stars. It is not the sounds of my day personally, it’s the sound of our wonderful agent Mac. She didn’t have a very eventful day from the sound of it.

I recorded everything using …

My Day Through Sound


For this assignment, I had to take sound clips from throughout my day and combine them into one long clip.

My family went snowboarding last weekend at Wintergreen Resort and I thought that would be a fun time to take the recordings. I don’t actually have a voice recorder …

“In the sounds of life of Mark Madison”

Sounds Of Your Day

sound cloud:

Throughout my day today I recorded several different sounds and compiled all of them into one stream that I uploaded on my SoundCloud Page. These are just some normal things I hear walking to and from class on a daily basis! I woke up, drove to campus, had …

Beautiful Mess Mashup

For this weeks DS106 Assignment Bank Audio creation I chose to complete “Sounds of Your Day.” I first discovered this assignment last week, when trying to understand what exactly an “Assignment Bank” was exactly. I was first drawn to it, because right now my days are pretty LOUD. With one …

The Sounds of Summer

For my first Audio Assignment I decided to record the sounds of my day. As a teacher, the sounds of my daily routines sound very different now than they did three weeks ago, which is one reason I wanted to complete this assignment!  I would love to go back and …

Sounds Of My Day

So today I decided to record some audio of my typical workday for this assignment. Hopefully the sounds make it clear about what I was doing in the clip.

Behind the Creation

I am currently a intern at Dahlgren Naval Surface Warfare Center. I commute from my home in Fredericksburg …

Crash Paradise

I used to be an intern in post production sound companies, and had many assignments like this for radio commercials. I then decided to make my own, taking my time and own decisions on how the story will evolve. Many more on my Soundcloud pages :

Eve’s Morning

For this audio assignment I had to record sounds of my day and combine them into one audio clip. I decided to go about this assignment a little differently though. I wanted to create an audio clip of sounds that my host character, Eve Winters, encounters throughout the day.

I …

DS106AB – Sound of Your Day

For this assignment, I was tasked to record different sounds throughout my day and then combine them into a single audio file. Using nothing but audio to narrate my day forced me to pay close attention to my environment. This was fun and eye- (or ear-) opening for me. …

Sounds of the Day

Here is the link to the assignment:

This assignment is worth 3 stars.…

What Did I Hear Today?

This assignment is titled “Sounds Of Your Day” and is worth 3 stars. The assignment can be found here.
I wrote this post as my character, Lena.

The first sound is of my alarm. Although it’s annoying, it gets me up and in the mindset that my day is about …

Sounds of Your Day

I did the Sounds of Your Day assignment and it is worth 3 stars. I did it starting from my morning until my afternoon ends. I edited it using Audacity and combined multiple tracks together. I added my morning rituals like waking up to the alarm sound, talking a shower, …

Sounds of Gambino’s Day

Record different sounds throughout your day. It can be as long or as short as you’d like. When you finish, combine them into one long sound of your day! Upload it to SoundCloud

3 Stars!

I decided to link this assignment to my created character as I thought it …

Layla Throughout Her Day

I did the audio assignment where you mash together sounds to create your day. I decided that this would be a perfect one to incorporate my noir character. For simplicity’s sake, I chose to start her day from morning to when she went to bed. It gave me a nice …

Sounds of My Day

3 Stars

This is a compilation of sounds I hear on my average day: My alarm, toothbrush, keyboard/computer, netflix, and jammin’ out during my car ride (don’t worry I didn’t record and drive).

For this assignment I first had to think “what are sounds of things I do everyday?”. It …


Me: “I need to record you for a class project, just act natural”

Friends #1: “Ok!” *fart noise* “Emily why are you pooping with the door open?!”

Friend #2: *sex moans*


This is how the majority of this project went for me…

Our goal …

Sounds of My Day

This assignment that I chose to do is titled “Sounds of Your Day” and is worth 3 points. Here’s the link to the assignment:

I completed this assignment by recording little clips of my day on my iPhone and then putting them all together in Audacity. Here’s the final …

AudioAssignments, AudioAssignments1524 “Sounds of Omar’s Life”

AudioAssignments, AudioAssignments1524 (3 stars)  “The Sounds of Omar’s Life”

In this assignment, Omar and I used Audacity to blend several sounds to make a typical day in the life of Omar.  I would like to give credit to the following from

“Outside Night w/Sirens” by apotter1992

“Dog barking in …

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Tutorials So Far

Sounds of Your Day Tutorial

Alright, in order to complete this assignment you are first going to need some type of audio editing software. For this tutorial I will be using audacity. It’s free and it’s user-friendly, so I recommend it (the url to download it is:, it works on macs as well …

Sounds of Your Day Tutorial

First off, you need to make sure you have Audacity downloaded on your computer. If you don’t, you can do so here!

After it loads, you can open it up and it will look something like this!


Pretty boring, right? Let’s change that. If you hit the record …