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He also recorded In a Wild Sanctuary, “the earliest musical piece to use long segments of wild sound as components of orchestration, and also the first to feature ecology as its theme.” Krause learned to use stereo headphones, microphones and a portable recording system to record natural scenes, ...Jan 30 2012 | Read Full Review of Great Animal Orchestra
Musician and naturalist Krause (Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World) uses the language of music to understand everything from birdsong, to ocean waves, to decimated habitats, relying perhaps too heavily on the experiences of Native peoples to answer his questions about th...Jan 23 2012 | Read Full Review of Great Animal Orchestra
And yet sound recordist Bernie Krause – a man acquainted with the sonic spike a virus makes when it lets go a surface – seems to have suffered no ill effects.Apr 17 2012 | Read Full Review of Great Animal Orchestra
And from recording jaguars at night in the Amazon rain forest to encountering mountain gorillas in Africa's Virunga Mountains, Krause offers an intense and intensely personal narrative of the planet's deep and connected natural sounds and rhythm.
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But, as Laurie Tuffrey finds, his quest to record the elusive sound of the wild finds practical application in conservation After working as a session guitarist in 60s New York and Boston, Bernie Krause became something of a pioneer ...Apr 05 2012 | Read Full Review of Great Animal Orchestra
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