Music to Watch Clouds By

What’s the perfect music to listen to as you kick back and watch the clouds drift by? These tracks were suggestions by our members. If you’ve got a suggestion for music to watch clouds by – or you’ve created some yourself – let us know and we’ll post it here.

Namer of Clouds by Kitty MacFarlane

Jill Willder, Member 35,562, reminded us of the wonderful Kitty MacFarlane’s song ‘Namer of Clouds’ and we’re delighted to share it with you.  It’s also a coincidental that Kitty interviewed Gavin Pretor-Pinney, Member 001, about clouds for BBC Radio 4’s “Open Country” programme in December 2020.

Mr Blue Sky – But every lyric is an AI generated image

Mary Williamson, Member 54,343, found this video where the lyrics to Mr Blue Sky have been turned into AI cloud art.  We hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

Cloud Appreciation Society

Samual Wagner (AKA The Reverend Sam), was taking a cross-country train trip through the USA in the summer of 2019.  He told us “One day in the dining car I met the nicest old lady.  We shared pictures of clouds, and she introduced me to the Cloud Appreciation Society.  The clouds were so beautiful and she […]

“Cloudspotting” by Sylvia Lee

Sylvia Lee, a singer-songwriter from Hamburg, Germany, recently sent us this song she wrote about Cloudspotting which was inspired by her love of the sky.

Clouds II by Sean McGowan

Sean McGowan recently sent through some music he created that was inspired by different cloud forms and intended for cloud watching.  We hope you enjoy it as much as we did. Listen here: https://seanmcgowanadl.bandcamp.com/album/clouds-ii

“In the Clouds” by Michele Ippolito

Cloud enthusiast Dora Drake, shared 'In the Clouds' an album by Michele Ippolito. Its relaxing 'atmospheric' music is great to listen to whilst watching clouds.

Rainy Day Songs (Blue Skies) by Country Comfort

Mary Williamson, member 54,343, sent us this suggestion for the “Music to Watch Clouds By” section of our website.

Big Cloud by Radiator Hospital

Kristen-Rose DiMartino (member 47,377) proposed "Big Cloud" by Radiator Hospital for the Music to Watch Clouds By section of our website

“Somewhere Over the Rainbow” performed by Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole

Mary Williamson, member 54,343 sent us this beautiful choice for our Music to Watch Clouds by section