Urban Bisbane ambi
Urban Bisbane ambi
NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
11 Mar 2000
- -27.46778 153.02778
- :38 - 42:57
- Brisbane; Botanic Gardens
- -27.47611 153.02972
- 43:04 - 1:42:54
- Sennheiser MKH 40
- Sennheiser MKH 30
Stereo=1; Decoded MS stereo
NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
Log of DAT #: B-4
Date: March 2000
ng =not good ok= okay g = good vg = very good
Saturday, 9AM Recording is M/S, gauge 40 and 30. Sennheisers. In Brisbane. Street sounds.
00:44-Strange clicking noise amidst street ambience.
1 :04-Clicking stops, slight tweet, beep in the background. Tapping noise begins.
1 :50-Some good car noises going by. Then the tapping/clicking noise begins again
2:24-Slight tweet and then been again. Sounds like a truck going by. This repeats several times. (walk signal?)
3:37-Brief chat amongst people. Sound of music in the background.
6:36-Still by the street, hearing 'knock knock knockin' on heaven's door.
10:24-ManoE ends up describing location. Decides to walk away from the traffic into
pedestrian mall, looking for distinctive sounds. (lots of trucks and stuff)
11 :09-"my father' s eyes" playing in the background.
13 :29-chatter amongst people, and more music. (from the store)
17:30-Cars pass from side to side.
18:41-Manoli comments on how all the streets are named the same. It's 9:15 in a Saturday.
19:04-New audio. Guy says something really quickly about Queenslands, Islanders.
19:37-Saturday, 9: 17, King George Plaza. Cruise land Highlanders pipe band. They may/may not be tuning up shortly.
20: 19-Honks of bagpipes tuning up. (the horror. .. the horror. .. )
23 :21-Still tuning? Or are they playing now?
25: 16-Stops playing for a moment.
25 :42-Starts playing as a group (I think) bagpipes.
30:22-Stops playing! (Manoli walking away from them?)
31 :00-Saturday, Brisbane, 11 :00. Going along with it. Botanical gardens. Some human noise, hopefully particularly loud 'whatever this is'
31 :33-Beginning Ambience.
31 :59-"Oh forget it, I'm coming back in the morning."
32:05-Scary sound. Manoli ... little droodies?! Sunday morning. 10 after seven. Some "quieter" traffic and the funny street things that make noise. Corner of Brisbane and Elizebeth. M/S Setup with (our friends) the Senheiser twins.
32:51-Ambience starts. Hearing the beep of the street signals quietly.
35 :21-~driving by, something being crushed, street signal ticking.
41 :43-gradually getting into more bird sounds over the vehicles.
42:27-Some decent bird sounds, a water splash and some calls. [Good]
42:43-Soft talking and clearing throat from someone. CJ-I think that' s for ducks only.
43:07-Manoli: In the botanical garden getting boids. Boids boids boids, and more boids.
3:43-Loud honks from a bird.
44:00-Good bed of Ambience.
46:15-Some more very good Ambience. Brief honks.
46:39-Chorus of birds, then several different sounds. Car noise overtakes around 46:51 then fades back to birds. 47:06-Strangled squawk. More bird-bed. VG 47:50-Loud honks from a bird, varied and engaging. Goes on until around 48:10 VG
49: 1 0-Lots of good bird chorus, but sounds like vehicles in the background. VG 50:06-Strangled bird again with the background. VG 53:04-Loud honk of bird. Gradually going into water sounds.
54:11-Manoli stopping down (repeat repeat repeat) 54:25-walking away from the lagoon, still MIS, still Sunday morning. 56:00-Car moves off and the birds get really loud. 57:20-Honk like a duck. Duck conversation. 1 :00:50-Good bird ambience. Unique whistles back and forth. VG
1 :02:45-Continuing walk. Was boatload of birds by the trees. Took a walk by tree by the rotunda.
1 :04:05-Stopping down. 1 :04:06-Starting up again.
1:05 :05-Brief silence.
1:05 : 10-Continuing again, walking through center of botanical garden. MIS Sunday morning 8am.
1:05:37-Lots of bird ambience. VG
1 :06: 19-Good Honks and bird conversation here. WG 1 :09:35-Still great bed-ambience.
1: 10:29-Plane begins to fly over. 1:18:07-Still ambience with birds.
1: 18:20-Some mic shuffling. Still in botanical gardens.
1:23: 14-Stop down.
1 :23: 16-Chatter and walking somewhere. 1:25:07-Gunshot? (someone yelling 'yeah! ' in the background) 1 :26:46-Another Gunshot? 1 :30:45-Still ambience. 1 :33:35-Walking footsteps. 1:35:06-Interesting series of whistles. 1:39:27-Manoli: dam those planes ....stop down 1 :39:35-Reopening with an interesting series of squeaks, honks, and bird commotion in
general. Rather loud too. VG 1 :42:35-Back at the lagoon at the botanical gardens. Sunday, 1 :30. 1 :43:00-End of DAT