DJ Ecotone

Traveling the world, making music from nature.

Ben Mirin is a musician, explorer, and science communicator who records wildlife and makes music from the sounds of nature. He travels to ecosystems around the world to record endangered species and perform concerts that inspire conservation. Services include composition, performance, public speaking, writing, and hosting.


Forbes: "Music As A Gateway to Nature"

National Geographic: "Wild Beats" Video Series on Nat Geo Wild and National Geographic Kids

BBC News: "The Man Who Can Beatbox Like a Bird"

Nautilus Magazine: "The Sacred Beauty of a Hermit Thrush Call"

BBC Scotland: "Out For the Weekend"

Brightest Young Things: "Interview with Ben Mirin aka DJ Ecotone"

Pet Life Radio: Ben Mirin on "Oh Behave" with Arden Moore

Bronx Zoo: "Ben Mirin - Artist in Residence at the Bronx Zoo"

Thinking Animals United: "In Tune With the Beat of Nature"

Hershey's and Kit Kat Commercial: "Break Better Like Ben Mirin"

News 12 Connecticut: "Our Lives" with Ben Mirin

News Day: "Nat Geo's Ben Mirin Hosts Music Program on Long Island"

Video Interview, Stony Brook University: "Coffee with Hx2" 


TEDxCarleton College: "Beatbox As a Universal Language"

Background Image: Copyright 2015 Sky Island Beatbox

Logo by Arjuna Shankar Babbler, Photo by Prasenjeet Yadav