The recordings of Beatrice Harrison and nightingales in the 1920's demonstrate a shift from a limited form of interspecies communication ("If you play it they will come.") toward an appreciation of nature and ambient sounds as sufficient and meaningful in their own right (the poetics of gardens and wars). (Go to feature)
Music and Nature is not intended as the final word on the subject. We value your comments and suggestions. Tell us about your experiences of music and nature, recommend a link or piece of music, tell us about your interests, pose a question, flatter us, or enlighten us with trivia. Most of all please tell your friends, check back once in a while, and keep your ears wide open.