Caught by the River

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21st May 2020

Erland Cooper – ‘A Nightingale Sings Outside Our Window’ – the result of an invitation from 6 Music’s Chris Hawkins to mark Mental Health Week.

The finished track features field recordings by 6 Music listeners made whilst in lockdown, as well Paul Weller, Galya Bisengalieva (solo violin), Robert Ames (solo viola) and Florence Nightingale. Location footage in Orkney, Scotland was filmed by Alex Kozobolis.