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NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
1 Nov 2003

    Geography
  • India
    Uttar Pradesh
    Locality
  • Highway 2 between New Delhi and Vrindavan
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 27.84571   77.40921
    Geography
  • India
    Uttar Pradesh
    Locality
  • Vrindavan
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 27.58389   77.7019
    Recording TimeCode
  • 42:34
    Channels
  • Stereo
    Sampling Rate
  • 48kHz
    Bit Depth
  • 16-bit
    Recorders
  • SONY TCD-D8
    Microphones
  • Sennheiser MKH 30
  • Sennheiser MKH 50
    Accessories
    Equipment Note
  • Subject 1-3 recorded with DPA omni mics. Subject 4, 5 is decoded MS stereo.

Show: Geography of Heaven: India
Log of DAT #: 1
Engineer: Flawn Williams
Date: November 2003

DAT 01: Saturday Nov 1 evening. DPAs clipped to seats inside car.
00000 Highway trip sounds along Highway 2 from Delhi to Vrindavan. General undifferentiated auto rumble.
00455 Car horns Doppler by, steady roar of car.
01215 Change highway sound/restart recording on the road. Stop, accelerate from stop.
01400 Ambiance at roadside restaurant: traffic passing, passersby greet me with "Haribo" and "Hare Krishna".
01500 reposition mikes to window for better ambiance of roadside restaurant
01530 vocal music from CD player in kiosk, generator noise,
01630 good passing truck horns with music in background
01845 traffic continues, music changes to faster beat song
02300 music stops, traffic drivebys continue, good perspective
02400 car door opens and closes
02440 good passing truck horn and traffic sounds *****
02710 nearby conversations, traffic continues.
02956 restart car, leave roadside restaurant, roadway rumble.
03140 car horn, stop to turn around, accelerate from stop, more road rumble.
03649 restart recorder with road rumble.
03800 slow down and stop for toll booth on highway, driver and I discuss tolls.
03945 fancy multitone truck horn, followed by road rumble pulling away from toll booth. *****
04106 silence
Restart Sunday late night Nov 2, Up on roof of MVT compound. Distant ambiance, power transformer hum, crickets,
04119 Flawn slates change to MS miking. distant temple amplified music, occasional car horns.
04335 dog barks, other sounds continue.
04355 relocate mikes to get less power transformer hum.
04454 on deck outside our MVT apartment, crickets are louder, dogs bark, power hum is still there.
04520 good reverberant dogs, power hum persists. *****
04800 distant drummer in street with power hum.
04948 early morning ambi from Flawn's room, birds and distant temples.
05100 reverby bird calls with power hum background
05400 slate recording from room, ID as either parrots or monkeys, continue with distant amplified solo male voice chant and general city hum
05745 back announce Sunday night recordings, then silence
05830 Restart Monday Nov 3 4am. at ISKCON temple near MVT compound.
05910 Active chanting mid distant perspective, conches blow, ***** then chanting gets more faint.
10125 Single chant leader with response from group, drum, cymbals
10840 gets more active, clapping along, faster group chant
11038 that chant ends, drop back to quieter slower call & response
12100 shift to most familiar tune of Hare Krishna, higher energy & tempo
12355 conches blown added to high energy chant *****
12555 end chant, segue to call and response prayer
12720 new slow chant, tiny bells, big bell, nice start *****
13050 chant continues, I leave, so chant fades away to more distant perspective.Outside ambi, crickets with distant prayer, spoken announcements
13800 handling noise as I move away from temple. Some water sounds, generator sounds.
14015 sweeping in dust with crickets and distant chants. Starts distant, gets gradually closer.*****
14510 handling noise as I move along. Distant voices. Walking ambi.
14600 Someone warns me about protecting gear on the street.
14630 distant ambi with crickets, temple chants, transformer hum.
14825 back inside compound, ambi at NW corner pond
14905 switch to high gain for ambi, close cricket, distant temple singing
15323 restart, similar ambi, nice mid distant single bell *****
15714 relocate to SW corner sliding board for good dual distant temple musics, crickets. Percussion procession passes nearby then fades and ends. *****
15855 Percussion ends, ambi and crickets persist. Occasional interior noises from nearby apartments.
20520 car passes thru nearby alley, honks horn, return to quiet ambi. *****
20735 Tape Ends
2 hrs 7 mins.

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