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Dawn Chorus, Primeval Forest and Jaguars at Night: Listen to Nature’s Orchestra

For three decades, Bernie Krause has collected the sounds of nature, from Amazon jungles to Antarctic glaciers and even ant colonies. For Krause, the sounds aren't ambience, but biological orchestras of extraordinary beauty and complexity. In this gallery, you can hear some of his favorite recordings.
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Why a soundscape is worth a thousand pictures

Academics / General Science : CultureLab (3 years ago)

Bernie Krause, author of The Great Animal Orchestra, explains how audio recordings of the natural world offer an insight into intricate habitats Read Post

Book Review Podcast: The Unspoiled Sounds of Nature

Arts : ArtsBeat (3 years ago)

Bernie Krause's "The Great Animal Orchestra" catalogs and celebrates the sounds of the world's truly wild places. Read Post

Lang Lang Guests with Shanghai Orchestra at Carnegie Hall; Listens to Justin Timberlake, Kanye West

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (5 years ago)

The "Ancient Paths, Modern Voices" festival, which ran for three weeks at Carnegie Hall and celebrated Chinese culture, came to an end last night with a performance by the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra and a guest appearance by Chines... Read Post


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