Sea Inside Us All

Mar 21, 2016, 12:01 AM

This coastal soundscape by Martyn Ware is cinema for the mind. Using sounds submitted as part of the 'sounds of our shore' project in 2015 (a partnership between the National Trust, British Library and National Trust for Scotland - Martyn has created a rich sonic journey around the 10,800 miles of the UK coastline #shoresounds. The soundscape includes Gabriel Ware’s beautiful orchestral compositions. You can download the soundscape for free via: The full running order of sounds that feature is: 0.01 introduction 0.15 clifftop and waves 2.41 music/ punch and judy 4.09 music /description of childhood sounds 5.11 beach fun/music/blackpool 7.38 amusements 7.59 fishing village 10.47 equipment clunking 11.43 rain starts/wind/bells/ sirens/thunder/ghost train/ 17.44 boat engines/gulls 20.18 waves/shingle/gulls/wind 23.21 seaside steam train 25.11 fishermen singing in wind 27.11 crickets/on board creaking moored boat/sploshing 28.33 caledonian ferry 29.35 music/heavy waves at sea 30.45 music/ kids screaming 31.43 airshow 32.21 walk on shingle beach 32.51 distant waves/bird watcher 33.52 fisherman describes fish types 35.19 birds and rockpools 39.14 lifeguard 40.11 birds/waves/shingle beach/rain 42.34 walking on shingle/seaside competition 44.32 waves/fiddle palying 45.29 cornish folk singing on boat 46.26 pebble beach/throwing pebbles/quiet time 47.54 distant waves/birds/rockpool 50.04 cream tea/café 51.52 music/describing seaweeds 53.43 music/dramatic waves 54.14 dramatic seascape/music 54.4 weather forecast for sailors fastpoint 56.38 clunking ghost train 57.47 amusements 1.00.01 boat trip bird watching 1.01.40 calm sea at night shingle beach 1.05.35 family at seaside/steam train passing 1.09.11 morris dancers 1.10.20 heavy waves at night 1.12.30 …with music 1.14.38 flyby at seaside - airshow 1.15.38 music/close waves 1.20.06 2nd music piece/baby singing/family on beach 1.21.10 outro/ coda