Sharing Soundscape Awareness & Advocacy
Join us in action & advocacy on behalf of SOUNDSCAPE. We welcome friends and fans of nature's 'biophony', earth's own timeless soundtrack!
We're happy to announce that we'll soon begin efforts on a new, revamped social network for the Soundscape Support Team. As we plan how to offer a better, more enjoyable, more productive on-line experience, build new community, and begin to really work together as a team, we invite your input!
Making the connection with new friends will be a big part of this revitalization of the team. We'll make room to create a healthy and diverse community habitat…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on March 21, 2017 at 5:07pm
The fine filmmakers at The Video Project have completed a new addition to the wonderful line of educational media production addressing the most critical issues of our time. Nature's Orchestra: Sounds of our Changing Planet takes a look at some of the many ways that soundscapes of the wild can inspire creative expression as well as scientific inquiry. Students of all interests will find something worth learning more about as the short film encompasses ecological awareness,…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on January 29, 2017 at 4:52pm
If you are wanting to learn field recording yourself or just want to accompany an expert bio-acoustician into the field - without getting your boots wet - you'll want to read Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World by Bernie Krause. This new edition is updated with many helpful tips and fascinating topics regarding the natural world from the perspective of…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on January 29, 2017 at 4:38pm
As Bernie Krause and I often travelled together in the early days of our marriage and, as I began to accompany him alongside into the field on numerous recording adventures, we connected with people around the globe, in some of the world's most remote places. Upon our return back home, we relied upon the occasional posted letter or rare e-mail from far-away places to keep in touch with some of the friends we made along the way. As the early years of 2000 passed by, more friends and…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on March 25, 2016 at 7:30pm
The New York times just released an article about the impacts even quiet wilderness goers can have on wildlife:
Most of us are unaware how much impact we are having, especially when are trying to be quiet and low impact. But it…Continue
Posted by Christine Hass on February 15, 2015 at 3:12pm
TED Global is a fine forum of thought leaders from around the world, sharing their finest efforts on behalf of technology, education/entertainment, and design of 'many stripes'. This past June (2014), Wild Sanctuary's Bernie Krause addressed the audience about his on-going efforts to explore 'the Voice of the Natural World', and how the soundscapes of the natural wild inform our music, language, and dance - from the ancient past to the undiscovered future. To view the video, click the link…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on August 9, 2013 at 7:00pm
Part of our ever-evolving work in soundscape is to bring people together in appreciation for the increasingly rare wild places of the world. The WildStore, on the new Wild Sanctuary site, enables visitors to browse a fine collection of recordings from Bernie Krause, friends, and colleagues in the field - hear the sample sounds, and get a sense of the wonderful work in this growing collection.…Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on January 29, 2013 at 6:12pm
Curated by Soundscape Support Team member, La Cosa Preziosa, this upcoming sound-led program in Dublin is one you'll want to know about.
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on January 22, 2013 at 8:54am
A Salute of Support! The multi-talented Jez Riley French gets a quiet 'shout out' today for the many fine ways his work explores and expresses the world of soundscape, musical composition, and art. His fine sensibilities, gifted talents, and painstaking technical skills combine into a rather astonishing compilation that is well worth knowing about. Some hydrophone stuff on YouTube (below) -- and do visit his well-crafted …Continue
Posted by Katherine (Kat) Krause on November 18, 2012 at 9:32am