As a sound designer I’m often asked what my favorite sounds are. The truth is there are too many to choose from, but here are some of my top answers:
There is a huge burst in development in NYC, especially where I grew up in Brooklyn. I largely hate it, but there is one stage of skyscraper construction shortly before the window glass is added where nylon straps with a steel ring hang from every window. On a windy day, these jangle against the concrete and resemble a kind of beautiful urban wind-chime that I love!
Seaglass in the surf of Dead Horse Bay, Brooklyn.