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#263052 - 09/21/14 07:12 PM [User Showcase] Dance of the Mountain King
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Hello everyone,

We just got back from a week in London.
Truly crowded over there! But it sure gave us some new inspiration.

I based this week's song on Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King" (Peer Gynt Suite).

Dance of the Mountain King video


Style is _EURDNC3.STY (EuroDance w. Offbeat Bass[120RS])

RealTracks in style: 901:Synth, Bass, EuroDance ChorusBassOffBeat Ev16 120
RealTracks in style: 1941:Synth, Rhythm, EuroDance ChorusHousePiano Ev16 120
RealTracks in style: 1935:Synth, Rhythm, EuroDance EnergyStab Ev16 120
RealTracks in style: 1943:Synth, Rhythm, EuroDance Strings Ev 120
RealTracks in song: 1856:Cello, Background PopCountry Ev 085
RealDrums in style: EuroDance^1-a:Bass, Clap , b:Bass, Snare

Rob played the lead on his Fender Squier.
Additional drum's: Fruity Loops

We hope you like it, because I think this is very different from our other songs (your sons and daughters may like this more than yourselves laugh )
As always comments are welcome.

Regards,
Anne-Marie


Edited by Andrew - PG Music (09/26/17 05:03 PM)
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#263053 - 09/21/14 07:19 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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This is really good! My foot was tapping all the time.

You two harmonize superbly! Rob very good guitar leads!

Two thumbs up!
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#263072 - 09/21/14 08:19 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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hi r&am plus +10 well done thanks for sharing eric
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#263077 - 09/21/14 08:47 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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This is a different sound from you, excellent work, thanks for sharing!
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#263082 - 09/21/14 09:05 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Definitely different and definitely well done!! There is a touch of an 80's vibe in it, although it is certainly unique. Very nice job!! Take care. Greg

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#263098 - 09/22/14 01:59 AM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Rob and Anne Marie,

That sounded like something ABBA would have done...but better!!

Good vocals and guitar solo.
Enjoyed that.

Alyn
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#263121 - 09/22/14 07:53 AM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Anne-Marie & Rob...

Well done. Cool that you are introducing new elements to the production. A very tight mix. Excellent vocals/harmonies (as always!).

This is somewhere between an 80's dance song and a theatrical production. Loved the "ha-ha-ha-ha-ha"!

The guitar was also a nice addition. Tasty.

Enjoyable - and fun.

floyd

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#263146 - 09/22/14 01:09 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Hi Rob & Anne-Marie ...

We always enjoy it when someone steps out of the box and does something a little different. This quite different!

Love the Euro-Tech sound you have here. The guitar was a real nice surprise! Nice mix and fabulous vocals! Thanks for a real nice listen! We're big fans of you guys!

Alan & Di
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#263172 - 09/22/14 05:37 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Hi, Rob and Anne-Marie !:))


The Norwegian part of me
mellows out when I hear
good music especially
regarding my favourite
fairy tale characters
namely trolls !!!:))
If you do travel in Norway
(almost anywhere)you can see
trolls everywhere (with a little
fantasy) !!!!:))

I echo what has been said by
previous commentators !
Impressive !!!

Cheers
Dani

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#263198 - 09/22/14 09:40 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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I enjoyed this and seems to be one of those songs that you just keep having fun and never tire of singing or listening to. Good write, mix and production. Mr. Bauer did some fantastic illustrations for your video.

Charlie


Edited by c_fogle (09/22/14 09:40 PM)
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#263257 - 09/23/14 04:46 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: MarioD]
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Hi Mario,

Thank you!
Nice your foot was tapping, it is Dance music after all (although no "tap dance" music grin)

Regards,
Anne-Marie
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#263258 - 09/23/14 04:48 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: F.M.M.]
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Originally Posted By: F.M.M.
hi r&am plus +10 well done thanks for sharing eric

Thanks Eric!
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#263259 - 09/23/14 04:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: PgFantastic]
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Originally Posted By: PgFantastic
This is a different sound from you, excellent work, thanks for sharing!


Thanks Robert!
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#263261 - 09/23/14 04:53 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: Greg Johnson]
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Originally Posted By: Greg Johnson
Definitely different and definitely well done!! There is a touch of an 80's vibe in it, although it is certainly unique. Very nice job!! Take care. Greg


Thanks Greg!
It has an 80's vibe indeed.
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#263262 - 09/23/14 04:54 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: gibson]
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Originally Posted By: gibson
Rob and Anne Marie,

That sounded like something ABBA would have done...but better!!

Good vocals and guitar solo.
Enjoyed that.

Alyn


Hi Alyn,

Like ABBA.... wow! Quite a compliment. Thank you!

Anne-Marie
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#263263 - 09/23/14 04:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: floyd jane]
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Originally Posted By: floyd jane
Anne-Marie & Rob...

Well done. Cool that you are introducing new elements to the production. A very tight mix. Excellent vocals/harmonies (as always!).

This is somewhere between an 80's dance song and a theatrical production. Loved the "ha-ha-ha-ha-ha"!

The guitar was also a nice addition. Tasty.

Enjoyable - and fun.

floyd


Thanks Floyd,
It really is a challenge trying to do something different from time to time. Glad you liked this one.
Anne-Marie
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#263264 - 09/23/14 04:59 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: Al-David]
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Originally Posted By: Al-David
Hi Rob & Anne-Marie ...

We always enjoy it when someone steps out of the box and does something a little different. This quite different!

Love the Euro-Tech sound you have here. The guitar was a real nice surprise! Nice mix and fabulous vocals! Thanks for a real nice listen! We're big fans of you guys!

Alan & Di


Hi Alan and Di,
I like to try different styles, glad you like this one (and glad to see you back on the forum)
Anne-Marie
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#263265 - 09/23/14 05:02 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: dani48]
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Originally Posted By: dani48
Hi, Rob and Anne-Marie !:))


The Norwegian part of me
mellows out when I hear
good music especially
regarding my favourite
fairy tale characters
namely trolls !!!:))
If you do travel in Norway
(almost anywhere)you can see
trolls everywhere (with a little
fantasy) !!!!:))

I echo what has been said by
previous commentators !
Impressive !!!

Cheers
Dani


Thanks Dani,
I've always liked Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite, especially "In the Hall of the Mountain King" because I saw the trolls in my fantasy.
I've never been to Norway, would like to see them, but who knows.....
Anne-Marie
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#263266 - 09/23/14 05:04 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: Charlie Fogle]
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Originally Posted By: c_fogle
I enjoyed this and seems to be one of those songs that you just keep having fun and never tire of singing or listening to. Good write, mix and production. Mr. Bauer did some fantastic illustrations for your video.

Charlie


Hi Charlie,
Thank you so much!
And yes... aren't John Bauer's creatures lovely?
Anne-Marie
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#263278 - 09/23/14 08:11 PM [User Showcase] Re: Dance of the Mountain King [Re: RnAM]
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Hello Anne-Marie and Rob.

Like all the others before, I enjoyed the listen immensely. The song is incredibly well created from whichever angle I look at it. Performing, arranging, mixing, writing - you name it, it's all been done expertly.

It's great that you've used a classical piece of music for your inspiration. There are some really wonderful melodies (and harmonic progressions) out there in the classic world that are copyright-free and can be used by anyone. As you've shown us, it's a terrific resource.

Listening to your song caused me to reflect on some of the highly successful songs that have been based on classical themes. The ones that spring to mind as I type are ...

A Lover's Concerto - based on 'Minuet in G' from the Anna Magdalena's notebook (Anna was J.S. Bach's second wife)

This Night - by Billy Joel; the incredibly powerful chorus is based on the 'Pathetique Sonata'

Midnight Blue - also based on Beethoven's 'Pathetique Sonata'

If I Had Words - based on Saint Saens' Symphony #3

In An 18th Century Drawing Room - based on a Mozart's Sonata K545

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