If you're near a radio at 3:00PM today, tune it to 88.9FM (WCVE) to hear an interview about birdsong on the program Fresh Air. Here's more about today's show, which you can also read more about here: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4565590 Books Understanding Birdsong -- and Its Fans by Terry Gross Audio for this story will be available at approx. 3:00 p.m. ET Detail from the cover of Donald Kroodsma's The Singing Life of Birds. Fresh Air from WHYY, March 29, 2005 · Donald Kroodsma is a renowned specialist in the interpretation of bird songs. His new book, The Singing Life of Birds: The Art and Science of Listening to Birdsong, describes how birds communicate and why. But Kroodsma is also the subject of another book -- about those who listen to birds. Birdsong, by Don Stap, details the work and passions of people who analyze the sounds of birds. Stap followed Kroodsma from the lab into the field to write his account of the researcher at work. Related NPR Stories a.. Mar. 22, 2004 'The Music of Wild Birds' b.. Feb. 25, 2003 Respighi's Birds You are subscribed to VA-Richmond-General. To unsubscribe, send email to va-richmond-general-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field. To adjust other settings (vacation, digest, etc.) please visit, http://www.freelists.org/list/va-richmond-general.