Spooky Yule: The Goodwood Ghost

Sounds Curious Podcast

Dec 20 2019 • 25 mins

Celebrating an old tradition a new way: telling a spooky story at Yuletide, a Victorian ghost story, complete with some sound installation from field recordings by artists around the world. Celebrating the wonderful atmosphere that field recordings can make. So turn down the lights, stoke the fireplace and settle in for a spooky tale for the longest night of the year. The story, The Goodwood Ghost, has been attributed to Charles Dickens, but the author is unknown. With a The story can be found at https://ghostsandstories.com/short-ghost-story-11.html The sound installation contains field recordings and sound effects from Radio Aporee and Freesound.org and include: mike@miketaylor.pro "Beautiful early summer morning birdsong / Leafield Rd, Chipping Norton OX7 3DB, UK" on radioaporee.org/maps Timbre "simulation of Victorian Street" https://freesound.org/people/Timbre/sounds/87462/ Fritz Schl "Horse-drawn carriage in the forest/Ribbeck 14641, Nauen Deutschland" on radioaporee.org/maps nikolajdehaan@gmail.com "Birds on a summer day on the Danish countryside 8752 Østbirk, Denmark on radioaporee.org/maps Matucha "Door thick creak medium perspective" https://freesound.org/people/matucha/sounds/181458/ Lucas McBath "horse whinny" https://freesound.org/people/foxen10/sounds/149024/ Soundscape_Leuphana "soundscape leuphana dog whimper" https://freesound.org/people/Soundscape_Leuphana/sounds/210440/ Prosounder "galloping-horse" https://freesound.org/people/prosounder/sounds/32679/ Arnaud Coutancier "nervous-horses" https://freesound.org/people/arnaud%20coutancier/sounds/271266/ Veljo Runnel "Windy hilltop by Hornoya lighthouse / Hornøya og Reinøya, 9950 Vardø, Norway" on radioaporee.org/maps