Nurgazy et al. in a trip from in a taxi from Almaty, Kazakhstan to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan - between 1990 and 1999

from Wildwood: A Journey Through Trees, pages 301–302:

I set out early with Luisa and Johnny in the driving-school Lada for the Barakholka, the sprawling flea-market bazaar, and the bus station beyond it in the west of Almaty where the taxis leave for Kyrgyzstan.  We were met by a jostling crowd of drivers before a phalanx of cars, all loudly competing to drive me across the border into Kyrgyzstan and Bishkek, its capital.  […]  Out of a selection of physically abused cars, Johnny picked…   more >>

cite as

Roger Deakin, Wildwood: A Journey Through Trees (London, 2008), p. 301–302. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1661011206011 accessed: 27 November, 2022

location of experience: a trip from in a taxi from Almaty, Kazakhstan to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Listeners

Nurgazy
taxi driver
Roger Deakin
documentary maker, environmentalist, school teacher, Writer
1943-2006

Listening to

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house music
accordion music
'I am the God of House' performed by Central Seven

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1990 and 1999
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Sat, 20 Aug 2022 17:00:06 +0100
Approved on Thu, 01 Sep 2022 11:55:51 +0100