John Schaefer, moderator Susan Elbin, ornithologist Bernie Krause, musician and bioacoustician Rachel Mundy, music historian
The melodies of birds have fascinated centuries of nature lovers and musicians alike. But what does their often very intricate music mean to the birds themselves? And how have different musicians incorporated it into their work? Join John Schaefer, host of WNYC’s Soundcheck and New Sounds, as he moderates a discussion by music scholars, ornithologists, and others to get at the heart of the enchanting musical language of birds.
Performance begins promptly at its scheduled time. There is no late seating.