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Sounds and the ultra-sounds of the bottle-nose dolphin [sound recording] / edited and narrated by John C. Lilly, M.D.[sound recording]

Catalog Data

Lilly, John Cunningham 1915-2001  Search this
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Phonograph records
Program notes by John C. Lilly (4 p.) inserted in container.
Table of contents:
Introduction (2:30) -- Slow clicking and whistles (1:39) -- Clicking and whistling: slow and fast (2:48) -- Hydrophone recordings (2:49) -- How dolphins create sounds (4:20) -- Dolphins and human voice reproduction (10:30) -- Dolphins and female voice responce (7:22) -- Dolphin mimicking (:41) -- Dolphin interpretation (2:09)
Track information:
101. Introduction / 00:02:30
102. Dolphins communicate; shrimp; dolphin whistles
103. Dolphins isolated; normal speed; half speed
104. Male and female dolphins
105. Single dolphin; normal speed; half speed; quarter speed; normal speed
201. Copying male human sounds
202. Female voice stimulus
203. Female "hello" and other sounds
204. Further observation
Publisher number:
FX 6132 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Dolphin sounds  Search this
Nature sounds  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 6132
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections