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The adhan from the Sultanahmet (Blue) Mosque and Hagia Sofia Mosque, Istanbul

03-04-2017

The adhan from the Sultanahmet (Blue) Mosque and Hagia Sofia Mosque, Istanbul

The adhan from the Sultanahmet (Blue) Mosque and Hagia Sofia Mosque, Istanbul. Recorded from a street cafe between both.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 6.15MB - Duration: 6:39 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




the Stylemilers

12-02-2016

the Stylemilers

A street band in Glasgow

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 6.67MB - Duration: 7:04 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




BBC Beethoven treat

08-04-2014

BBC Beethoven treat

Recording of a segment of Beethoven played in Trafford

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 2.9MB - Duration: 4:20 m (84 kbps 44100 Hz)




Mandela and another African Democracy

07-12-2013

Mandela and another African Democracy

Some thoughts following the death of Nelson Mandela, considering the consequences of exporting our democratic ideals into cultures we neither know nor understand.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 12.62MB - Duration: 12:02 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




The Heat Death of the Universe

02-09-2013

The Heat Death of the Universe

This is a recording of a public talk I gave this afternoon at the Embassy Gallery in Minto house, Edinburgh, as part of an installation by the artist Joseph Buckley

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 17.85MB - Duration: 18:18 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)




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