For our first lesson in listening, Gordon Hempton shares the story of how he became a deep listener, what sound means to him — and how his world is changing.
Support for Sound Escapes comes from Jim and Birte Falconer of Seattle.
BirdNote Presents: Sound Escapes was edited by Jason Saul and written by Ashley Ahearn and Mark Bramhill. Sound design by John Kessler and Laura Giannone. Music is by Blue Dot Sessions.
Gordon Hempton © Shawn Parkin
Sound Escapes illustration by Jia-yi Liu