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#151508 - 02/24/12 09:11 PM [User Showcase] Flirtation Waltz?
Registered: 12/06/05
Posts: 4047
Loc: 80 Mi North of Sacramento CA
seeker Offline
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Registered: 12/06/05
Posts: 4047
Loc: 80 Mi North of Sacramento CA
Been sitting on this for about a week.
http://www.mp3cloud.mobi/Flirtation%20Waltz.mp3

Working on Dancing CD. This is only first one.

Style is _CWALTAZP
Song melody was created with many passes of melodist I created for this waltz.
Solo is created with several try's of Soloist.

~1122:Bass, Acoustic, Country Waltz SW 110
~1701:Piano,Acoustic,Rhythm Country Waltz
RealDrums=Nash Classic WaltzSw^4-HHSnr,RdSn
~989:Guitar,Electric,Rhythm Country WaltzGrittyA-B Sw 110
~828:Guitar,Electric Rhythm Country Waltz Sw 110

Melody Mark II piano in SampleTank Used dryer settings on some FX
Solo Acoustic Guitar in SampleTank Used dryer settings on some FX

For newbies, keep in mind the VSTi's are simply midi sensitive synth's.
You can use any similar voice channel, then kick in the Selected VSTi for
wanted voicing.

Rendered entire song to 7 wav files with NO normaliztion, this gave me a fit
on the Solo Acoustic Guitar.

Loaded all wav tracks into RB, then did some overall touch ups, balance, gains,
and added following plugins:

Used 4 plugins on output.
1. PG Dynamics stock with gain set down to 2.
2. Marvel GEQ side bass removal with hi end tweaked down a bit.
3. MStereoExpander using Full preset.
4. K-Meter monitor set to normal and peak. used this with the RB meter output.
These two give one a decent feel for the levels.

Audio>Merge Audio and VSTi/Dxi tracks to Stereo wave file.
I usually use WMP to test out the sounds, ya gotta keep in mind WMP adds level and also
bit of FX.

Want good easy dance beat.

But is this thing TOO BUSY ?

Thank you.


Edited by seeker (02/24/12 11:18 PM)

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#151509 - 02/24/12 10:09 PM [User Showcase] Re: Flirtation Waltz? [Re: seeker]
Registered: 12/27/11
Posts: 348
Loc: Long Beach California. United ...
Tim Lawrence Offline
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Registered: 12/27/11
Posts: 348
Loc: Long Beach California. United ...
Frank, pretty waltz tune.
Doesn't sound too busy to me.

Tim

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#151510 - 02/26/12 07:19 AM [User Showcase] Re: Flirtation Waltz? [Re: Tim Lawrence]
Registered: 01/08/11
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Tommyc Offline
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The Bass has a couple of bars that seem a little busy to me, but not a deal killer.

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