For Hollis Taylor's book, Is Birdsong Music? Outback Encounters with an Australian Songbird, see:

For Hollis Taylor's other publications on avian aesthetics, see:


Also see:                                  Contact:       hollistaylor1  [at]

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For Hollis Taylor's double CD set, Absolute Bird, celebrating pied butcherbird songs ("One of our planet's most musical species, Cracticus nigrogularis, sings with astounding elegance and lyricism. Hollis Taylor pairs meticulous transcriptions of their rich, diverse songs for violin, vibes, recorder, bass clarinet, flute, bassoon, bass, string quartet, and choir with her field recordings from the Australian outback."), see: