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.

“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:

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

‘Sierra’ by Boz Scaggs

Pamela Stevens, member 11,766, suggested 'Sierra' by Boz Scaggs for our Music to Watch Clouds by section. She describes the piece as sublime and we hope the calming tones help to get your New Year off to a relaxing start.

See Yourself as a Cloud

Angela Winter, member 53,244, release an original song in September 2021 - one that was inspired by a quote that was shared in one of our regular newsletters.

“Get off My Cloud” by The Rolling Stones

Ola Måspers, member 38,703, suggested "Get off My Cloud" by the Rolling Stones for the "Music to Watch Clouds" by section of our website.

Fluffy Clouds

Mike Midlo, a muscian sent us the link to a song he wrote a few years ago saying "I thought it might take you up there for a ride in the autumnal cumulonimbus". The song can be found on his record "MidLo: Tow Steps & Waltzes"

“Chase the Clouds Away” by Chuck Mangione

Ellen Ryan of Philadelphia, PA, heard about the Cloud Appreciation Society on the NY Times' The Daily Podcast recently. The piece reminded her of this composition that she hadn't thought about in decades.