Return of Birdsong (2009)

Return of Birdsong, 17min looped, 4×16:9-screen, 2009

Return of Birdsong is a 4 -channel video installation.

Children from Finland and Kenya imitates the song of endangered bird species.

Birds imitated:
Käenpiika (Jynx Torquilla)
Sinipyrstö (Luscinia cyanura)
Muuttohaukka (Falco peregrinus)
Haarahaukka (Milvus migrans)
Valkoselkätikka (Dendrocopos leucotos)
Tiltaltti (Phylloscopus collybita)
Amani Sunbird (Hedydipna pallidigaster)
Sokoke Scops Owl (Otus ireneae)
Sokoke Pipit (Anthus sokokensis)
Spotted Ground Thrush (Geokichla guttata)
East Coast Akalat (Sheppardia gunningi)
Forest Batis (Batis mixta)
Four Coloured Bush Shrike (Telophorus viridis)
Buff-Spotted Flufftail (Sarothrura elegans
Eastern Nicator (Nicator gularis)

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