Why birds sing : a journey through the mystery of bird song / David Rothenberg.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Holdable?||Status||Due Date|
|Stan Getz Library||QL698.5.R68 2005||37684001079112||Library Stacks||Copy hold / Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0465071368 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9780465071364 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: xiii, 271 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM.
- Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2006, c2005.
Originally published: 2005. With new afterword and CD.
The CD contains 12 pieces created by the author, and performed by him on the clarinet and by Michael Pestel on the flute.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-254) and index.
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You make my heart sing -- To drink the sound -- She likes it -- The song machine -- Your tune or mine? -- Rhythm and detail -- The canary's new brain -- Listen with the mockingbird -- The opposite of time -- Becoming a bird.
A beautiful and surprising exploration of a phenomenon that's at once familiar and baffling: the mystery of why birds sing.
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