Single, Unedited Recordings

Long, single, unedited recordings are very special. They allow the listener to hear time passing at a natural pace.

This 'slow listening' is the way nature works. It reflects nature's pace of activity. And listening at nature's pace slows down our racing minds, allowing us to mentally rest and concentrate.

Each of these recordings has been made by simply placing microphones in a natural environment, and allowing them to capture the natural flow of events. One place, one time. Simple.

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A Tropical Night

Nightsounds from a tropical forest in the small hours before dawn.

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Atmospheres - Distant Ocean

Softened by distance, surf is heard from afar, rolling in on a sandy beach. Recommended for background listening.

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Atmospheres - Evening Breezes

Evening falls, and a steady breeze moves through a pine woodland. Recommended for background listening.

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Atmospheres - Night Rain

Steady rain falls throughout the night. Recommended for background listening.

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Beech Wood

Wood Pigeons, warblers and chaffinches are among the summer birdsong from a mature beech woodland in Britain.

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Bialowieza I - Stara Twilight

by Geoff Sample. Deep forest birdsong, timeless and distinctively European, from the Bialowieza Forest in Poland.

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Birch Wood

The melodious song of a Blackcap fills the summer air in a Swedish birch woodland.

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Budgerigar Country

Budgerigars, Cockatiels and Pink Cockatoos are heard in this extended, 'single-take' recording from the dry inland of Australia.

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Cloudforest - Malaysia

A gentle album, featuring the abundance of life found in Malaysia's mountain forests.

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Coral Beach

Gentle waves wash ashore on a tropical island, with coral fragments tinkling in the backwash.

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Forest Nocturne

Night falls in the forest, with distant owls and a chiming chorus of nocturnal insects.

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Frankincense Forest

Birdsong fills the scented air of an ancient grove of Frankincense trees.

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Honeyeaters Sing in an Outback Dawn

A complete dawn chorus from Australia's Sturt Desert, featuring a variety of honeyeater voices weaving together

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In the Refuge of a Fern Gully

Birdsong filters through mountain forest in Australia's eastern highlands.

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Indian Jungle Dawn

A beautiful morning of birdsong unfolds in one of India's rare lowland forests.

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Indian Woodland Birdsong

A perfect morning of birdsong from the Deccan woodlands of India.

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Khao Yai Rainforest

New! Occasional birdsong and a susuration of soft insects filters through the rainforest canopy of Khao Yai

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Les Suetes

by Mark Brennan. Summer season birdsong and the sigh of boreal winds, heard in a Canadian lake shore forest.

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Misty River Dawn

Birdsong echoes over a tranquil river in the stillness of early dawn.

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Moonlit Pebble Bay

Gentle waves wash into a sheltered bay under a rising moon.

 

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Morning at the Lutownia River

A single-take recording of a morning soundscape made near the Lutownia river in the Bialowieza primeval forest in Poland

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Oak Wood

The songs of Robins, Blackbird and Wood Pigeon are heard in a British old-growth Oak forest.

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Pacific Rainforest - Vanuatu

The mellow whistles of Shrikebills and other rare birdsong blends with the murmur of Fruit Doves and distant wave wash in an island rainforest

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Pine Wood

In an old growth pine forest, the voices of Chaffinches, Goldcrests, Blackbird and Song Thrush welcome the spring.

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Sequoia

The drumming of woodpeckers resonates through a grove of massive Sequoias.

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Shama Song

The White-rumped Shama has one of the most beautiful songs among the birds of Asia's forests.

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The Dancing Brolgas of Ooroolanie

New! Brolgas call among a fantastic diversity of birdlife attracted to an ephemeral wetland in the Australian outback

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The First Week of Spring

Delicate birdsong fills a woodland in the first days of a European spring

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The Monarchs of Tetepare

An ethereal choir of White-capped Monarchs sing serenely in the predawn on Tetepare Island.

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The River Forest

New! Gentle morning birdsong and frogcalls from the river red gum forests of the Murray river

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