Palm cockatoos’ percussion music, video


This Dutch 28 June 2017 video is about palm cockatoos from New Guinea and Australia.

It says about itself (translated):

The drumming cockatoo

With home-made tools like carved sticks, they hit branches. The beat they produce with this is regular and contains repeating patterns. Each bird has its own style.

See also here. And here.

Palm cockatoos beat drum like Ringo Starr: here.

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