Track listing


Six Ecoacoustic Quintets

Omar Carmenates percussion soloist

Stephen Bevels

Nick Bruce

Hannah Carlson

Justin Lamb

Rebecca McDaniel

Ryan Patterson

Emily Salgado

1 Water (ice) 4:48

2 Wood (pitch) 5:46

3 Stone (sand) 6:09

4 Metal (noise) 6:07

5 Air (breath) 7:04

6 Skin (bones) 4:28


Avian Telemetry

Michele Speitz narrator

Kirsten Baker

Omar Carmenates

Hannah Gibson

Kam Jacoby

Tyler King

David Lord

Austen Pruner

Matthew Sandridge

Sam Sherer

Sean Simmons

Colin Smith

Christian Walters

7 Songscape Anthrophony 2:53

8 Aeolian Poetics 4:18

9 Avian Telemetry 3:19

10 Transliteration 1: Song Thrush 2:54

11 Transliteration 2: Ecologies of Sound in Nature Cultures 6:02

A. Biophony (24 hours in Summer & Winter)

B. Anthrophony (24 hours in Summer & Winter)

C.  Biophony & Anthrophony (24 hours in Summer & Winter)

12 Transliteration 3: Skylark 3:40

13 Transliteration 4: Landrail 2:37

14 Birds: Why Are Ye Silent? 4:09



Six Ecoacoustic Quintets

Recorded January 28-29, 2015 in Daniel Recital Hall at Furman University in Greenville SC

Recording Session Engineer John W. Parks IV, Garnet House Productions, LLC

Recording Session Producers Omar Carmenates, Matthew Burtner

Editing and Mixing John W. Parks IV, Matthew Burtner

Student Research Fellows Tyler King, Beth Fraser, Kate Stevens


Funding provided by The David E. Shi Center for Sustainability, The Furman Research and Professional Growth Program, The Furman University Student Government Association


Avian Telemetry

Recorded May 9, 2019 in Daniel Recital Hall at Furman University in Greenville SC

Recording Session Engineer Brian Nozny

Recording Session Producers Omar Carmenates, Matthew Burtner, John Quinn

Editing and Mixing Brian Nozny, Omar Carmenates

Mastering John W. Parks IV

Booklet photography Jeremy Fleming  |


Executive Producer Bob Lord


Executive A&R Sam Renshaw

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil

A&R Danielle Lewis


VP, Audio Production Jeff LeRoy

Audio Director Lucas Paquette


VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell

Art Director Ryan Harrison

Design Edward A. Fleming

Publicity Patrick Niland, Sara Warner





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