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Learning to Sing

From: Marfa Public Radio
Series: Nature Notes
Length: 04:30

Learning to vocalize is a surprisingly unusual ability in the animal world. How do young songbirds master their musical talents?

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Babbling, begging, eavesdropping, and cheating. Is this a child badly in need of some discipline, or simply a young bird learning to sing?

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Piece Description

Babbling, begging, eavesdropping, and cheating. Is this a child badly in need of some discipline, or simply a young bird learning to sing?

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Big Sky (Reprise) Dan Gibson, Bill Brennan, Rob Piltch Country Retreat. Solitudes 2000 :00

Additional Credits

Host Dallas Baxter. Written by Cathryn Hoyt.

Related Website

http://www.marfapublicradio.org/nature-notes/learning-to-sing/