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#438573 - 11/17/17 07:14 PM [User Showcase] Oriental Stuff (Instrumental)
rcarver Offline

Registered: 05/15/06
Posts: 48
100% BIIB Instrumental

RealTracks in song: 1760:Fiddle, Background Pop16ths Ev 085
RealTracks in song: ~2051:Guitar, Acoustic, Fingerpicking CountryBrent Ev 085

#438632 - 11/18/17 07:08 AM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Scott C Offline

Registered: 12/08/11
Posts: 2922
Loc: Edmonton, Ab, Canada
Very pretty backtrack
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#438740 - 11/18/17 04:32 PM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Ember - PG Music Offline
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Registered: 06/19/17
Posts: 492
Loc: Victoria, BC
What a lovely instrumental. It's so beautiful. I definitely think that 'pretty' is a great word for it. It had an almost elegant feeling to it.

Good stuff!

#438781 - 11/19/17 01:50 AM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Happy Birthday Al-David Offline

Registered: 12/29/12
Posts: 2734
Loc: Alabama, USA
Very pretty! I've done quite a few with nothing but acoustic guitar and violin/fiddle. i really enjoyed hearing someone else's creation in a similar fashion. Very nice, indeed - much enjoyed!

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#439357 - 11/21/17 04:41 PM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Joe -PG Music Offline
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Registered: 01/18/16
Posts: 680
Hi rcarver, that fiddle sure adds flavor to this! The vibe is very soft and mellow, This was very easy to listen to. Well done!

#439398 - 11/21/17 08:34 PM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
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Registered: 06/05/12
Posts: 7912
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
Excellent choice of tracks to create this tune.

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#439475 - 11/22/17 07:49 AM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Deryk - PG Music Offline
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Registered: 02/15/17
Posts: 811
I really like the instruments you chose here - they go together perfectly! I like the sheer simplicity of it. It's very pretty, and really easy on the ears. It makes me want to close my eyes and drift away.

Thanks so much for sharing smile

#439614 - 11/22/17 02:11 PM [User Showcase] Re: Oriental Stuff (Instrumental) [Re: rcarver]
Rob4580 Offline

Registered: 01/28/12
Posts: 2006
Loc: Murgon Queensland Australia
Delicate and vibrant .


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