Animal Voices

Research output: Performances, compositions and other non-textual formsPerformance



This concert included notated and improvised music for clarinets and electronics inspired by whale and birdsong, as well as humpback whale recordings played in multi-channel immersive sound. Composers featured included Emily Doolittle, Stephen Gorbos, Olivier Messiaen, Jane Stanley and Hollis Taylor.

The concert was introduced by Dr Ellen Garland of the Sea Mammal Research Unit at the University of St Andrews.


Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished or Performed - 19 May 2019

Author keywords

  • zoomusicology, performance, humpback whale song, birdsong, clarinet, bass clarinet, electronics