Posts Tagged ‘The Song Of The Bush Cricket’

von Andrus Kannel

The recording was made on August 10 in the nature reserve of Alam-Pedja, Estonia.

The first 14 minutes, with gusts of wind and cricket phrases, seem like breathing or snoring. Very hypnotic. Then the wind dies down and the cricket comes closer and sounds louder. After the 28th minute, longer pauses occur, and structural details are heard in the song. After 38 minutes, cricket calls become rare until he remains completely silent.


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