This album is professionally recorded using state of the art digital recorders on location in numerous Queensland and Northern Territory remote tropical rain forests. It does not contain any music, words or anything else other then the sounds from a rain forest as if you were sitting there in person. The various sounds on this CD include birds, frogs, insects, rain drops, wind on trees and gentle running water from tropical streams. It is recorded in stereo format and the different sounds can be heard with depth, clarity and binaural effect. Sound recordist Andrew Skeoch and his wife and photographer Sara Koshak traveled to some of the most stunning remote rain forests in Australia to capture the beautiful and relaxing sounds you hear on this CD. When it comes to rain forests, Australia is blessed with some truly spectacular examples that contain a multitude plant and animal life. Some of the birds you will hear on this CD are in fact rare and never before heard on any type of nature recording CD. You can hear every leave gently stir with the wind and rain as you can hear every harmonic bird and frog noises as they go about their natural daily activities. Rain forest Sanctuary presents the Australian wilderness in all it's natural and untouched glory. Andrew and Sara venture deep into the Australian jungle to capture nature's own choir heard as if you were literally sitting their in the middle of a forest. The best thing is, you can experience this in the comfort of your own home and enjoy the immense benefits of deep relaxation and focus that using this CD will give any listener. This album is professionally recorded with a digital mixer and a highly sensitive condenser stereo microphone. What you hear on the CD is like what you would hear if you were there in the wild. The right and left channels of the audio mix are panned so that it feels like you are in the centre of this pristine Australian wilderness. Please don't be misled by inferior quality natural recordings. Andrew has been recording nature for over 2 decades and is considered by many to be the leading exponent in his field. His professional resume can be found here on his CD Baby artist page. Benefits of Using this Nature Recording: Listening to nature can benefit your health and wellbeing. Natural sounds are vital and alive. They will quieten your mind, balance your nervous system and renew your spirit. Recorded in pristine natural locations, these albums feather only the pure sounds of nature as you would hear if you were there. They are designed to help you create a natural ease in your day, and reconnect with the beauty of our living planet. About the Authors: Andrew is one of the world's few professional nature sound artists, and his field work has taken him to remote wild locations from the Outback to the Himalayas. Together with his partner/photographer Sarah Koschak, he is well-known for their "Listening Earth" nature albums, which have been enjoyed by listeners around the world. His recordings have also been heard on film and TV, notably having been commissioned by Peter Gabriel for his soundtrack to "Rabbit Proof Fence". Andrew & Sarah live in a bushland environment in southeast Australia, and are interested in researching the therapeutic benefits of natural sounds.