Expedition Music

Adventure has a soundtrack

Introducing Wavelengths, our brand-new Expedition Music playlist series

“As a cultural expression, music reveals fascinating aspects of local history, society, language, traditions and identity while also offering entertaining, once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests. Our exclusive Expedition Music program has presented world-class performers on board our ships and in magical settings on shore, bringing a unique soundtrack to our travels.”

   –Jacob Edgar, Ethnomusicologist

Learn where Jacob Edgar draws inspiration for Lindblad Expeditions' Expedition Music program. 

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Lindblad Expeditions' one-of-a-kind music program brings the same world-class musicians and performers that our guests enjoy aboard our ships—direct to you. Now, you can experience that same exceptional music anytime, anywhere—to add a unique sound track to your daily activities or travels. 

All expertly curated by ethnomusicologist Jacob Edgar, these carefully-crafted playlists transport you around the globe—from the wild shores of South America to the idyllic atolls of Polynesia to the storied British Isles—through diverse yet accessible musical selections.

They feature many of the renowned and exceptionally talented artists that have performed for Lindblad Expeditions’ guests over the years, as well as new discoveries and rising stars of global music. Jacob will update the Explore The World With Lindblad playlist regularly, so check back to explore new sounds. No travel company in the world offers this kind of cultural connection through music. And now, that music is available to you through this exclusive Expedition Music collection.

Follow Lindblad (Profile: Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic) on Spotify or Apple Music to find these playlists and enjoy the sounds of our planet. 

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About Jacob Edgar

Jacob Edgar is an ethnomusicologist, world music tastemaker and global explorer with an insatiable curiosity for the diverse ways in which people express themselves through music. Jacob’s adventures have taken him to dozens of countries, and hundreds of the world’s greatest international music festivals, showcases and performance venues in search of exceptional musical talents. 

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