There are very few places in the world where you do not hear birds singing. They are part of our everyday soundtrack, often unnoticed by many, yet they produce a massive array of different sounds, melodies, rhythmic pulses and tones. There are many enthusiasts who record and catalogue birdsong from the British Isles and around the world.
Create an original composition that makes use of a minimum of SIX samples of birdsong.
Your composition must be THREE MINUTES long.
You may use one or more of the following themes:
- Feature different calls of a particular species
- Focus on the birds of a particular region
- Choose unusual, mysterious or dramatic calls to set the mood of your piece.