Record & edit a 2 minute interview

Try out the skills and software you need to record a two minute interview with a minimum of equipment. This means doing an interview using just one microphone and a laptop.

You will need:

  • a microphone
  • a computer (with Audacity installed)
  • an interview subject

This guide will show you how to record the interview to the laptop using Audacity. Audacity is an audio recording and editing program that can be installed on Windows, Linux, or Mac OSX. Once the interview is recorded this guide edit will show you how to edit your audio using Audacity.

Interviewing demonstrators for radio