Podcast: a sensational evening of singing with nightingales – with folk singer Sam Lee

Enjoy a truly magical experience deep in a Sussex woodland – singer Sam Lee and violinist Anna Phoebe accompany nightingales at midnight in episode 3, season 12 of the Countryfile Magazine Plodcast

Published: May 11th, 2022 at 12:55 pm

Wrap up warm, wear your softest clothes and step out into the night with folk singer Sam Lee and violinist Anna Phoebe to listen to nightingales singing in a Sussex woodland. Sam and Anna sing and play while the birds respond with bursts of incredible natural music. A spellbinding experience.


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Presented by Tanya Jackson with Maria Hodson. Discover more with Sam's superb book on nightingales and find out more about Singing with Nightingales.

A perfect Sussex coppice at dusk – here be nightingales.
Sam Lee prepares his guests for a night of singing, folklore and natural history.
Plodcast hosts Maria Hodson (left) and Tanya Jackson


Fergus CollinsEditor, BBC Countryfile Magazine

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