“In this feature, Michael Schubert delves into the world of silence. As he found out, silence is more than an absence of sound. It all depends on who you are and what you are doing. The search for silence became a quest. For further reading on this radio documentary, go here. In Search of Silence comes to you as part of The National Features and Documentary Series in 2016, encouraging storytelling from new and emerging producers around Australia.” (From the blurb on Soundcloud).
Today, a 27 minute deep dive into silence; many sounds and humans speaking about the significance of silence to human life and more detail about the Sierra Nevada recordings we listened to a couple of days ago. You can follow up many resources on the documentary here.