The short two minute video below shows how Bartholomäus Traubeck used a modified record player and computer to translate the rings of trees into music. Totally amazing.
Spruce Tree Ash Tree Oak Tree Maple Tree Alder Tree Walnut Tree Beech Tree
Now, close your eyes and listen, really listen. The sadness, the loneliness, the joy, unexpected exhilaration, the empathy.
Enjoy the stories.