Nightingales in Berlin. Searching for the perfect sound. (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Nightingales in Berlin. Searching for the perfect sound.

Author: David Rothenberg
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A celebrated figure in myth, song, and story, the nightingale has captivated the imagination for millennia, its complex song evoking a prism of human emotions, -from melancholy to joy, from the fear of death to the immortality of art. But have you ever listened closely to a nightingale's song? It's a strange and unsettling sort of composition-an eclectic assortment of chirps, whirrs, trills, clicks, whistles,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Rothenberg
ISBN: 9780226467184 022646718X
OCLC Number: 1102600947
Description: 184 pages
Responsibility: David Rothenberg.

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Rothenberg takes us to Berlin's urban landscape to discover and engage with one of nature's most beautiful and celebrated sounds, the nightingale's song.  Read more...

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