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  • A talking African grey parrot

    Sound recording

    Alex, an African Grey parrot, talking to his owner, Irene Pepperberg.

  • A talking budgie

    Sound recording

    An excerpt from a commercial recording of Sparkie Williams, the 1958 champion talking budgerigar.

  • Blackbird song

    Sound recording

    The song of a blackbird, recorded on the Isle of Wight, England, by Richard Beard.

  • Blackcap song

    Sound recording

    Song of a blackcap recorded in East Sussex, England.

  • Bullfinches singing folk-songs

    Sound recording

    Cagebirds singing German folk-tunes, recorded in Hessen, Germany, by Jurgen Nicolai.

  • Chaffinch social call

    Sound recording

    A chaffinch's “pink” social call, recorded in Buckinghamshire, England, by William Pedley.

  • Chaffinch song

    Sound recording

    The song of a chaffinch, recorded in Cumbria, England, by Richard Ranft.

  • Chaffinch 'trup' flight call

    Sound recording

    “Trup” flight calls of a chaffinch, recorded in Herefordshire, England, by Victor Lewis.

  • Chaffinch 'weet' alarm call

    Sound recording

    A chaffinch's “weet” alarm calls, recorded in Surrey, England, by Victor Lewis.

  • Chiffchaff song

    Sound recording

    Song of a chiffchaff, recorded in Springhead, Dorset, England, by William Pedley.

  • Cock crowing

    Sound recording

    The crow of a cockerel (a young male chicken) recorded in Cumbria, England, by Richard Ranft.

  • Common snipe bleating

    Sound recording

    The bleating of a common snipe, recorded in Hampshire, England, by A. Rex Ashby.

  • Dawn chorus in East Sussex, England

    Sound recording

    A dawn chorus in East Sussex, England, with blackbird, robin, wren, song thrush and others, recorded by Phil Riddett.

  • Downy woodpecker drum

    Sound recording

    The slow tempo drum of a downey woodpecker is shorter than one second.

  • Great tit 'seee' alarm call

    Sound recording

    The “seee” alarm calls of a great tit, recorded in Kent, England, by Richard Ranft.