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#248865 - 05/05/14 12:06 PM [User Showcase] Friendship
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Hi,friends ! :))

I got the idea for this song from RichMac
as he wondered if I should produce a song
to honor my good barbershop friends all over the world ?
Well, I extend this to everyone I can count as my friend !:))

Link: http://app.box.com/s/bcj5a7mxmth33kjavovq

Link to a no pad version: http://app.box.com/s/a1o0tfwv42k2wvfgta0v

Style: M_ECFNKG.STY Funky Groovin 70:s Midi Pno (100 MST)

Instruments: Bass = 1434
Piano = 2160
Drums = Realdrums (Funky Groovin´70:s)
Guitar = 1435
Strings = 1436
Soloist = 1840
Saxsolo = 67 (Tenor Sax)

Recorded with Mixcraft 6 on my laptop
Vocals recorded thru zoom H4n

Lyrics:

Friendship (by Dani)

Friends, how wonderful to have such friends like you
friends, I know will be there to see me through
when I am feeling blue

You´re always there
to comfort me and share
my good times too

Friends, I don´t know how I could have done it at all
friends, you kept me going though everything seemed
black and I was near to fall

You´re always there
to comfort me and share
my good times too

How precious isn´t friendship when it´s true?
I hope you all have felt true friendship too?
yes I do, yes I do

Solo

You´re always there
to comfort me and share
my good times too

How precious isn´t friendship when it´s true?
I hope you all have felt true friendship too?
yes I do, I really do

© Dani Lindroos 2014











Edited by dani48 (05/08/14 06:02 AM)

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#248888 - 05/05/14 05:03 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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"It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I always think of the above quote when it comes to old friends.

Treasure them my friend. You are blessed to both have and appreciate them. Nice tribute and well done all the way around.

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#248889 - 05/05/14 05:33 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Very well done, thanks for sharing!
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#248895 - 05/05/14 06:05 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: Janice & Bud]
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Hi, Janice & Bud !:))


Thank you for your most kind comments !:))
How right you are ! One really can afford
to be stupid with good friends as you
know each other good enough (lol) !!

Cheers
Dani

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#248897 - 05/05/14 06:11 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: PgFantastic]
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dani48 Offline
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Hi, Robert !:))

Thank you for your most kind comment !
You know, I´d really want to co-op with
you and with others on that sweet gospel
"Oh Happy Day" provided we can sort out
the copyright issue somehow ?:))


Cheers
Dani

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#248903 - 05/05/14 06:41 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Thanks for doing my request Dani. Great sentiment and very smooth. I like the sort of chorus sound. I found the fellowship among the barbershoppers quite amazing. Cheers.
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#248925 - 05/05/14 07:53 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Another awesome song Dani. Loved the lyrics. Excellent playing and singing

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#248929 - 05/05/14 08:05 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Hey Dani,

Here's the right song for a magnetic guy that attracts friends like a magnet attracts iron filings. Trademark harmonies, good changes, all the right musical stuff. And a transcending theme. I know that "What The World Needs Now is Love, Sweet Love ..." but in today's world of daily disasters - mud slides, disappearing airliners, vanishing Nigerian schoolgirls, tribal warfare, rampaging shooters - even just a little more Friendship would help.

Dean

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#248957 - 05/06/14 03:08 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: aleck rand]
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Couldn't think of a better subject to write a song about!

Nicely done.

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#248960 - 05/06/14 05:40 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: RichMac]
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Hi, Richard !:))

Thank you so much for
giving me the idea of writing
this tune about friendship and
for your most kind comments !
I would not be here performing
for you had it not been for all
of my friends !:))


Cheers
Dani

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#248961 - 05/06/14 05:42 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: Scott C]
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Hi, Scott !:))


How nice when you say you
think this was awesome !:))
I feel humbled, but you know,
it was easier to write when
you are in a "good friend" mood !:))

Cheers
Dani

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#248962 - 05/06/14 05:46 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: aleck rand]
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Hi, old friend !:))


Your words make me humble !
I had you in mind also
when I wrote the lyrics !
You are one of those friends
that helped save me from
apathy ! I won´t ever forget that !:))


Cheers
Dani

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#248963 - 05/06/14 05:47 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: Jools B]
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Hi, Jools !:))


So kind of you to
bring forward such
a nice comment !:))
Looking forward to
hear more from you !!!:))

Cheers
Dani

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#248985 - 05/06/14 10:40 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Hi Dani,

another one with nice chordchanges and
pretty harmonies.
And the lyrics are a nice tribute.

Guenter
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#248994 - 05/06/14 11:40 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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I enjoyed that chord changes. It's been a long time since I used the SAX.... it sounded good.
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#249009 - 05/06/14 01:48 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: boehm]
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Hi, friend Guenter !:))

Thank you for your most kind
comments !:)I can tell you
that I have not yet abandoned
my plans to come down to Karlsruhe
for the Dennerlein session,
but I seem to have some
difficulties making up my mind !!:))


Cheers
Dani

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#249010 - 05/06/14 01:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: Guitarhacker]
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Herb, my friend !:))

You are all too kind, but
as always I do appreciate your kind comments
really much !:)) The sax sounded
good to me too !:))


Cheers
Dani

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#249025 - 05/06/14 04:08 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Hey Dani, glad to see you pushing through and writing about your hearts happiness.



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#249039 - 05/06/14 07:07 PM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: Digital Angel]
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Hi, DA !

Thank you for your most kind
comment !:)) Friendship may
not be so difficult to write
a song about ? :))I guess we
all have good friends around us
keeping us going ? :))

I can reveal that it was
friends from this and certain
other sites that helped me get over
my darkest moments !:))

That is what I would call friendship !:))

Cheers
Dani

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#249072 - 05/07/14 02:14 AM [User Showcase] Re: Friendship [Re: dani48]
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Dani,

Good subject, true friends are hard to find.
Good solo, unexpected but fits perfectly.

enjoyable

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