Title: Animal Music – Sound & Song In The Natural World
Style: Field Recording
Cat: Gruen 121
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1545 mb | MP3 size: 2907 mb | WMA size: 2363 mb
|1||–Jez Riley French||Ormica Aquilonia, Sweden|
|2||–Yannik Dauby||Otus Spilocephalus|
|4||–Marc Namblard||Brame, Septembre 2011|
|6||–Andreas Bick||Tikal DawnTikal Dawn|
|10||–Patrick Franke||Central Mongolian High Mountain Range Habitat|
|11||–David Rothenberg||What Birds Sing|
|13||–Rodolphe Alexis||Amazons & Parrots|
|14||–Heike Vester||Pilot Whales (Excerpt)|
|15||–Tom Lawrence||Grand Canal Springs (Excerpt)|
|16||–Eckhard Kuchenbecker||Summer Sunset 01|
|17||–Artificial Memory Trace||Boto (Extract)|
- Edited By – Lara Cory, Tobias Fischer
DO ANIMALS SPEAK TO EACH OTHER?
WHAT DO THEIR SONGS MEAN?
WILL WE EVER BE ABLE TO UNDERSTAND THEM AND TALK BACK?
Ever since the accidental discovery of whale song in 1967, the idea of complex animal sentience has been gaining strength within the scientific community. A growing number of researchers and academics are exploring the idea that animals enjoy music on a similar level to human beings.
Animal Music is the first anthology to present an overview of the current state of this vital debate. Its authors have spoken to the leading scientists, researchers and musicians in the field to uncover hidden meanings and new perspectives. They visit the world’s largest library of animal sounds, hack into the mysterious sonic world of shrimps, travel back in time to the point where animal and human songs diverged, and decode the latest neuroscientific findings about animal music and communication.
The book includes exclusive interviews with Chris Watson, Jana Winderen, Yannick Dauby, Slavek Kwi and Geoff Sample as well as features on Bernie Krause, David Rothenberg and Olivier Messiaen and many more.
Includes specially-compiled 60 minute CD of field recordings from the Gruenrekorder label.