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#210627 - 07/28/13 02:00 PM [User Showcase] Original "Dreams of You"
Registered: 12/06/05
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Loc: 80 Mi North of Sacramento CA
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Thought this might hit a little key interest!

****** Music Summary *************
Title: Dreams Of You

Key=F , Tempo 60, Length (m:s)=4:40
4 bar intro, 64 bar chorus, from bar 5 to bar 68. Repeat x1 chorus
Music is saved with bar changes for Volume Changes,
Style is _BALADE.STY (Ctry Ballad w/ el. guit (85 RS))
RealTracks in style: 366:Bass, Electric, Country Ev 065
RealTracks in style: ~364:Guitar, Acoustic, Fingerpicking Ev 065
RealTracks in style: ~368:Guitar, Acoustic, Strumming Ev 065
RealTracks in style: ~367:Guitar, Electric, Background Dreamy Ev 065
RealDrums in style: NashvilleEven16^5-a:Snare, HiHat , b:Snare, Ride
MIDI melody track is Dimension Pro Grand Piano Pak 1 "Choirista"
MIDI solo track is Rapture FilmScorePak Viola's ensemble
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In BIAB did use Sonitus Reverb on few voices.
Rendered in BIAB to wav files.
Loaded RB and moved each wav file into it.
Used PG dynamics default with gain of 2
Used Sonitus Multiband with preset of Medium compression.
Used Mstereo expander with full preset.
Used KMeter for monitoring and setups. Especially nice for maintaining
bout -12db settings.
The music is 4:40 mins with bout 10 meg download.

Not sure of genre.

www.mp3cloud.mobi/DreamsOfYou.mp3

Comments welcome!
Hope some of you enjoy this "different" music.

BTW, once thru this will create a video and put up on YT.
Done Deal, note signature.


Edited by seeker (07/30/13 01:10 AM)
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#210694 - 07/29/13 09:32 AM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Frank,

Another great one. Keep it up, man! (glad you came back!)

Nice chord progression. Terrific mix - at various times each instrument caught my attention but was still "a part of the whole".

Nice job on that viola. The fingerpick guitar sounds better than I've ever heard anyone make it sound!

It's so good, I wanted the choir to be real.

Keep 'em coming!

floyd

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#210699 - 07/29/13 10:26 AM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Loc: Winston-Salem, NC
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Frank,

I'm having trouble today getting the song to play... but I did get it to play once yesterday so I'll have to review from memory.

Once againg you've done a great job of creating a very relaxing bit of music... exactly the kind I like to listen to while winding down after work.

I like the way you keep it interesting by introducing new instruments and sound textures throughout the song. You've got quite a collection of songs now and I hope you have success in marketing them.

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#210703 - 07/29/13 11:17 AM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Floyd,

Again, very generous with your compliments.
This "music" is different, obviously. Listen to a lot
of YouTube artists for this genre. One of their video's
had similar country-folk backing, so gave it a whirl.

The setups for VSTi's are outstanding in BIAB, was lucky enough to get DIM PRO.
There is light Reverb on the guitars. Did many "final's" before the balance was decent.
Sometimes the instrument mix levels tend to fight one another.
Also YA THINK maybe the outstanding RealTracks might have helped a bit...

The viola in Rapture FilmScore pak was a new purchase about 3 weeks ago.
First time auditioned was day before yesterday.

Again thank you!

Pat,

I have downloaded it several times using Firefox, and it seems to work
OK. The file is larger due to 320 Kbps.
Cool part of this music is only the Great BIAB realtracks style playing alone
sounds good.
We are so lucky to have these tools available to improve the music.
After listening to many YT artist's the changes are a necessary part of the music.

Its interesting you mention Textures.
There are several "Texture" folders with the synth's not used yet. More to learn.

Regarding Sales, am very realistic in this regards. Creating decent music
and have some folks enjoy it is the primary goal, also bit of legacy.
As mentioned in information in another posting...when a very famous rock group
only gets $5000 from millions of plays. confused crazy
Would be neat to have someone use it though.

Thanks Pat!


Edited by seeker (07/29/13 11:19 AM)
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#210744 - 07/29/13 05:23 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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yes very relaxing... I enjoyed your blend of folk with electronic choral sounds

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#210750 - 07/29/13 06:12 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Hi Frank,

really relaxing listen. It's nice how you blend
the RTs with those MIDI sounds.
Thanks for sharing.

Guenter
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#210774 - 07/29/13 10:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Frank,

Very dreamy. You knew I was going to say that didn't you...

Really pretty. I enjoyed it lots.

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#210788 - 07/30/13 01:08 AM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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gruverider,

Different a bit, modeled style on song listened to on YT, was surprised how well their music sounded with touch of folk/country.
Thank you.

Guenter,

Want so bad to learn vocaloid, but do not want to spend time on that right not.
Its sounds in your music would be a big plus in this type of music.
RT's are such a blessing for us all to use.
Thanks.

Josie,

No, did not know that, just want decent relaxing easy to listen to music.
Glad you enjoyed it!


Edited by seeker (07/30/13 01:12 AM)
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#210838 - 07/30/13 12:52 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Man, is it every easy to apply personal imagery to that. Me? I'm watching the shadows of clouds moving through a valley. I know it was a lot of effort and I'm glad you gave us a chance to listen!

Bud & Janice


Edited by Janice & Bud (07/30/13 02:49 PM)
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#210859 - 07/30/13 02:17 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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Bud & Janice,

That is a great compliment for me, imagination and its journeys.
99% of the work is fun, the last end tweaking gets harder.

My pleasure to share!

Thanks for your generous compliments.
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#210944 - 07/31/13 01:04 PM [User Showcase] Re: Original "Dreams of You" [Re: seeker]
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FrankB,
Your getting a big response from the Forumites for good reason. This is beautiful! I really enjoyed it.
I'd call the genre New Age, but I'm never hung-up on labels.
Looking forward to the video.
SD

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