Video/Audio Open Access

"The Mermaid's Tears" object-based audio recording

Marston, David; Baume, Chris

This file is an object-based audio recording of "The Mermaid's Tears" - an interactive and immersive radio drama produced by the BBC as part of the ORPHEUS project. In the drama, you can choose to follow one of three characters (Lesley, Dee or Bill), each of which have a different audio mix. This is a BW64 file consisting of 15 audio tracks and a chunk of descriptive ADM metadata. The metadata describes 43 audio objects that make up the drama, and describes three different ways to mix those objects - one for each of the characters. You can listen to the drama through this website.

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