Running Time:

65 min

Release Date:

July 2008

Recording Location:

Koh Ngai, Thailand

Shama Song

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

This recording begins at dawn, in a lowland subtropical forest where several Shamas hold adjacent territories. At first they sing softly, as birds such as Hornbills, Tailorbirds, Whistlers and Flowerpeckers join the dawn chorus. With the sunrise though, they sing forth in effusive and serene countersinging.

The Shama's song will bring joy to your heart.

Audio sample of this album


In the Shama's Forest: i. Predawn



In the Shama's Forest: ii. Dawn Chorus



In the Shama's Forest: iii. Hornbills and Whistler



Song of the White-rumped Shama



The Mangrove Whistler's Song



Shamas sing from Adjacent Territories



Mid-morning with Hooded Oriole


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