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This book ought to be required reading in college science and music classes.
The Great Animal Orchestra by Bernie Krause gives us a new look at all of the sounds that nature makes and surrounds us with - if we would only stop and listen.
The other alternative is to purchase both the print edition and the audio book.
If you're looking for a book about recording techniques or equipment, this isn't it. If you're looking for information about how to record the sound of individual animals, this... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mild Bill
This book should be required reading for schools. The earth is our habitat and should be preserved. Respect for life is of the greatest importance.Published 2 months ago by Heli
Lobe these books with the sound files in them. So illustrative and educational. I want to get the whole series.Published 2 months ago by Perf
This book provides an angle of perception not commonly considered. It has given me a fresh appreciation for the audible world around me. Read morePublished 3 months ago by E. Suchman
Not really about science. I got the feeling that Krause is more into promoting himself as a great hippie-scientist than really talking about Bioacoustics. Read morePublished 4 months ago by HMohr
Mr. Krause (the writer) came to my attention during an interview he gave on NPR. Intrigued, I sought out this book and enjoyed it so much that I also purchased the audio book... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Brian Sumner
A day after gazing at the beautiful "silent" mountain scenery from a friend's residence high in Carmel Valley, CA, and wondering why on earth the crickets or cicadas were seemingly... Read morePublished 10 months ago by D.N.Wijewardane
For all of the sounds highlighted in this book, visit [...] They can all be found at that site. B. KrausePublished 12 months ago by Bernard Krause
I am a quite strong admirer of Bernie Krause and an advocate of what he has accomplished.
We need more people in the world that think and act like him. Read more