Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World

Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World

by Bernie Krause, Bernard L. Krause
     
 

Have you ever heard ants singing? Or the sonorous voice of sand dunes as they rearrange themselves in an otherwise silent desert? Have you ever tried on "wolf ears" or taken a sound safari? Wild Soundscapes will introduce you to the exciting world of natural sound where you will learn to listen to creature choruses and discover the fun of creating nature sound… See more details below

Overview

Have you ever heard ants singing? Or the sonorous voice of sand dunes as they rearrange themselves in an otherwise silent desert? Have you ever tried on "wolf ears" or taken a sound safari? Wild Soundscapes will introduce you to the exciting world of natural sound where you will learn to listen to creature choruses and discover the fun of creating nature sound recordings. Bernie Krause teaches you the tricks of a nature sound recordist's trade, making it easy for you to encounter the natural wild in a totally new way.

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Krause, a sound recording professional who has recorded natural soundscapes around the world for over 30 years for museums, parks, and for pleasure, focuses on exploring new ways to experience the wild through the ability to hear. He covers techniques for listening and interpreting, discovering what can't be heard with ears alone, equipment, editing and troubleshooting, creating projects from recordings, and other topics. Includes a 55-minute CD. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780899972961
Publisher:
Wilderness Press
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
BOOK & CD
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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