interspecies adj : arising or occurring between
species; "an interspecific hybrid" [syn: interspecific
- Ocurring or arising between species; interspecific.
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Jim Nollman (b. Boston
) is a composer of
music for theatre, an internationally distinguished conceptual
, and an environmental
. He graduated from Tufts
, he was
commissioned to compose a Thanksgiving Day radio piece for a U.S.
national network, and recorded himself singing children's songs
with three hundred turkeys. He has recorded interspecies music with
, desert rats
, and dolphins
He directed one of Greenpeace's
first overseas projects, at Iki Island
fishermen were slaughtering dolphins to compensate for human
He is the founder of Interspecies
which sponsors research on communicating with animals through music
and art, and promotes a model for communion between species.
Interspecies' best-known field project is a twenty-five-year study
using live music to interact with the wild orcas
who inhabit the west coast of
Nollman is currently directing a project in Arctic
to protect the last beluga whales
is learning how to communicate with these whales.
PublicationsJim Nollman is the author of five books,
including The Man Who Talks to Whales (Sentient Publications, ISBN
0-9710786-2-9) and Why We Garden (Sentient Publications, ISBN
1-59181-025-6). He has also written essays which are anthologized
in several collections of nature writing. He is contributing editor
of the largest whale site on the Internet, with 10,000 visitors a