Bird Sounds: American Robin

American Robin Calls

By The Old Farmer's Almanac
Bird Sounds and Songs-American Robin-William H Majoros, Wikimedia Commons

An American Robin heralds the coming of spring.

Photo by William H. Majoros via Wikimedia Commons

Here you can identify the sounds and bird song of the American Robin. Compliments of The Macaulay Library at The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

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Have you heard an American Robin? Add your comments below. Be sure to let us know where you live or where you’ve heard this bird sound before!

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Wave of Robins came March 12 to NE WA

They are here now that most all 'white' stuff is gone and saw them even grabbing earthworms so they've migrated up now sound of the Robin, now can distinguish it well from the Redwing which comes next here..........lots of Robins, so fat and beautiful, a pair always nest here every season in our Blue spruce tree in back yard and when outside cats get too close they will attack, seen it done! LOL

These birds wake me up every

These birds wake me up every morning. They nested in a planter hung on my deck. A baby fell from the planter and we placed it back and watched it till it flew away. Don't always see them but boy! can we hear them.

These birds this past spring

These birds this past spring in may made a nest under my back yard deck they haven't did this in 5 years maybe this was the year they decided to do it an they sound really nice too J.P Staten Is N.Y

i found a robin it fell off

i found a robin it fell off its nest, i could'nt put bak d nest was 2 hi.been feeding him rice,bread n corn tortillas mixed wit water fo 8 days,any more suggestions on what to feed him?he/she, is is quiet,but every time i play the robin's sound it starts chirping alot,so i play it often.thanks

Yes, a robin! That's what I

Yes, a robin! That's what I hear in my backyard. Thanks, Old Farmer's Almanac. 

At the first warm day, we see

At the first warm day, we see these birds in our yard and they start building nests
We live in northeastern Oklahoma.

I see these birds daily in my

I see these birds daily in my yard and on my walk to the river. This morning I kept hearing the most beautiful song and tried to follow this bird. I could not get a good line of vision on him in our woods to the river. I came home to listen on the Almanac and to my surprise it was the Robin! I am ashamed to say I never thought of Robins as songbirds, but what a beautiful song they sing! NE OKLA