audio by artist 'cori samuel'
Bringing a kettle of boiling water close to the mic, I pour it onto a teabag in a mug.
Using a finger to make my mouth/cheek 'pop'.
My toilet has two flush settings - half and full - for water economy. This is the half-flush and cistern refill.
Just me clicking my fingers a few times
Sunday, 4th May 2008 5pm.
Sunday, 4th May 2008 5.05pm.
Sunday, 4th May 2008 5.10pm. English city-by-the-sea noises: cars, vans & mopeds driving in the street outside, seagulls calling, wood pigeons cooing, distant birdsong (thrushes?) and twittering.
Pouring chilled white wine from its bottle into a tumbler (I had no clean wine-glasses handy!)
A typical English summer day ... the sound of rain lashing against the window pane and gusts of wind blowing at gale-force straight off the sea.
A cloth bag of modern English coins clinking and jingling.
A small number of each kind of coin is heard clinking -- 1ps, 2ps, 5ps, 10ps, Â£1s and Â£2 (I only had 2 Â£2 coins, so this last isn't very impressive-sounding!) Didn't have enough 20ps or 50ps to sh
Sounds of an old hardback book -- pages being turned, riffled / flicked and the book being shut.