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Playing Music with Animals: Interspecies Communication of Jim Nollman with 300 Turkeys, 12 Wolves and 20 Orcas

Playing Music with Animals: Interspecies Communication of Jim Nollman with 300 Turkeys, 12 Wolves and 20 Orcas

On this one-of-a-kind record, Jim Nollman showcases his experiments with "interspecies communication." Using a variety of instruments and vocalizations, Nollman improvises with turkeys, wolves, and orcas. The interactions are sometimes funny, often surprising, and always fascinating. The liner notes include essays by Nollman on his environmental theories and experiences trying to communicate with animals.

Track Listing

101
Froggy-Went-a-Courting (300 Turkeys) Jim Nollman 3:45
102
Vihuela and Wolf Pack # One Jim Nollman 2:50
103
Cello and Wolf Pack # One Jim Nollman 1:28
104
Vihuela-Cello and Pack Jim Nollman 1:24
105
Voices and Wolves Jim Nollman 3:30
106
Cello and Wolf Pack # Two Jim Nollman 2:01
107
Vihuela and Wolf Pack # Two Jim Nollman 2:03
108
Silent Night (Ahkuhachi and Wolf) Jim Nollman 2:12
201
Orca Pod Vocalizing Jim Nollman 1:12
202
The Lesson Jim Nollman 4:40
203
The Lesson Replayed Jim Nollman 0:46
204
Orcas and Waterphone Jim Nollman 2:52
205
Heavy Metal (Guitar/Orca) Jim Nollman 1:48
206
Orca Reggae Jim Nollman 1:15
207
Music to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner By (3 Flute Players and 300 Turkeys) Jim Nollman 6:49

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