Nightingales: A Celebration CD

Buy the Nightingale CD

If you don't already own a copy of 'Nightingales: A Celebration' CD it has now being re-released to raise funds for the Nightingale Appeal. These historic and modern recordings of Nightingale song are a fabulous listen for fans of the Nightingale.  Nightingales: A Celebration is a remastered, full-length CD which contains high-quality modern and historic recordings of the species’ distinctive song.

The recordings include

  • Beatrice Harrison and her cello accompanied by a Nightingale, which was the first ever live outside BBC broadcast and the first BBC broadcast of a wild bird, indeed any wild animal.
  • Nightingales and RAF bombers from 1942 which was recorded by the BBC and
  • Carl Reich's recording of a captive bird in 1910

You can purchase your copy for only £10, plus p&p by:

  • Order online from BTO sales (Standard p&p £3.95) 
  • Calling the Fundraising Team on 01842 750050 and make a card payment OR
  • Sending a cheque for £12.50 (p&p £2.50), made payable to ‘British Trust for Ornithology’ to: Nightingale CD, BTO, The Nunnery, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 2PU.

The CD was first released in 1998 and was reissued in 2009 to raise money for the BTO’s Nightingale Appeal.

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