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Nightscapes - Earth

A night-time soundscape from Northern Ireland - birth, taxis and death

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Nightscapes - Earth

Soundscapes from Northern Irish night-times based on the classical elements - Air, Earth, Fire & Water.

In this episode, Earth: life beginning, as seen from a taxi and ending.

Interviewees:

Kathryn Robinson, manager, and Lorraine Miller, midwife, Home from Home Unit, Maternity Department, Ulster Hospital

'Kevin', taxi driver, Value Cabs, Belfast

Paul McKeown, in-patient unit manager, NI Hospice, Belfast

Music:

'It's Hard to Say Goodbye', Michael Ortega

(Made by Laura Haydon with the assistance of the Sound & Vision Fund of the BAI).

December 2012

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