British Library Sound Archive: Weather

London, 02.07.19

From gentle rain falling over Australia’s Iron Range to a gale whipping up the English Channel, this selection of field recordings brings together the sounds of weather from all over the world. Read more about the show in the full detailed tracklist written by Cheryl Tipp.

Tracklist

  • Jez Riley French
    Dawn Chorus With Rain Under Tin Shed Roof (Recorded In Uppsala, Sweden On 11 May 2012)
  • Simon Elliott
    Creaking Tree In Gale (Recorded In Northumberland, England On 27 December 2003)
  • Phil Riddett
    Footsteps In Snow (Recorded In Kent, England On 2 February 2009)
  • Peter Toll
    Metal Fence In Wind And Snow (Recorded In Norfolk, England On 11 March 2013)
  • Richard Beard
    Hailstorm (Recorded In London, England On 12 April 2012)
  • Simon Elliott
    Wind Whistling Through Door (Recorded On The Isle Of Mull, Scotland On 23 February 2001)
  • Tony Baylis
    Rain Over The Iron Range (Recorded In Queensland, Australia On 24 November 2005)
  • Richard Beard
    Sea In A Gale (Recorded On The Isle Of Wight, England On 18 December 2014)
  • Richard Beard
    Wind In Yacht Rigging (Recorded In Strathclyde, Scotland On 13 September 2007)
  • Tony Baylis
    Zambian Atmosphere With Rain And Distant Thunder (Recorded In Kafue National Park, Zambia On 15 October 1994)
  • Richard Margoschis
    Crows And Wind (Recorded In Gloucestershire, England On 7 December 1974)
  • Richard Ranft
    Heavy Rainfall On Leaves And In Puddles (Recorded In Madre De Dios, Peru On 28 September 1985)
  • Simon Elliott
    Thunderstorm (Recorded In Tyne And Wear, England On 5 August 2012)
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