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Andrew Bird's sonic arboretum reminds me of the natural music we are losing

Laura Barton, The Guardian, 24 November 2011

IN CHICAGO'S MUSEUM of Contemporary Art this December, there will sprout up a peculiar kind of forest: 50 horned speakers, each standing between 19 and 26in high across the atrium, their bells upturned like blackbird mouths.

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