Ecological soundscapes


Eoin Drynan speaks to Author BERNIE KRAUSE beginning with talking about his recordings of ecological Soundscapes. He speaks of his recordings and what has inspired them. He speaks of “In the Wild Sanctuary” an album of soundscapes which he recorded and compiled using these natural sounds as an orchestration.

They also speak of the sound variation acoustically offered by a range of animals. They discuss the procedure for recording, so as not to disturb the animals. They speak of the “frequency bandwidth” and the “temporal bandwidth” and how it shows evolutionary development.


They also speak of his e-book – “The great animal orchestra”.

Duration: 15'46" DATE: September 6, 2012
Interviewer:Eoin Drynan
Producer:Eoin Drynan
Interviewee:Bernie Krause
Themes:Global Issues with a Local Focus
Keywords:Stereo recording, animal recordings, animal sounds, natural sounds, Bernie Krause, In the wild sanctuary, dawn chorus, evening chorus
LocationAmerica Time Period:2012
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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