Lots and lots of temple bells in Shikoku to “ring” in the New Year.
And the big bell at Chion-in Temple, Kyoto:
I really dig on the lingering overtones.
Happy New Year, everyone!
And if you want long-playing ambient temple bell sampling:
I’m a little ahead, but you’ll catch up. May all of you have a good one!
New Year bell ringing at Chion-in Temple in Kyoto.
It’s better if they don’t cut away after the strike, because it’s the lingering overtones that are coolest: