Birding from the Hip: A Sound Approach Anthology
A collection of forthright, entertaining, funny stories describing an obsessive Irish birder's view of life.
Vintage articles sit alongside many new pieces, compiled as The Sound Approach travels with Anthony on fresh adventures to record his favourite bird sounds.
Narrated on 2 CDs.
- ISBN: 9789081093330
- Author(s): The Sound Approach, Anthony McGeehan
- Stock Code: 1093330
- Format: Hardback
- Illustrations: Colour photographs
- Pages: 207
- Published: 2009
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Be amazed by exclusive stereo recordings of 23 petrels as they electrify the night. Discover for yourself how research has decrypted new species on vulnerable and secret islands. Illustrates the sounds with sonograms and describes the recording locations. Colour plates help identification as they fly past the shore.
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Learn the facts of bird sound whilst listening to nearly 200 stereo recordings from around the world. Combining anecdote, scientific theory and practical field experience, this is a step by step guide through tone, pitch, rhythm, reading sonograms, acoustics and using sounds to age and sex birds. It explains how bird sounds are often the first of previously unrecognised taxonomic splits, and explains how to identify them. Accompanied by 2 CDs with 99 songs on each.