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#191044 - 01/20/13 02:42 AM [User Showcase] "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R)
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http://soundcloud.com/don-roudebush/fiddlinround

I'm a brand new Real Band user (though I owned BIAB a long while ago (BIAB 8)...

First effort attached. Feedback Appreciated. Thanks for listening.

All are dry RB styles... no effects. Wanted to see what I could make of an odd combination ;-)

Bodhram Celtic Hornpipe (070) for Percussion, Bass and Acoustic Guitars
Backround Country Pop (085) for Cello and Fiddles.


Edited by Don R (01/20/13 03:03 AM)

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#191045 - 01/20/13 05:41 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Don R]
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Hi Don,

Welcome to the forums

I like it! I found it a very tasteful and well-mixed work of music. I look forward to hearing what your next submission will be.

Best regards,
Noel
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#191046 - 01/20/13 09:49 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Noel96]
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Welcome to the forum.
Your combination doesn't sound so 'odd' at all.
Enjoyable listening.

Guenter

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#191047 - 01/20/13 11:14 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: boehm]
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Very nice piece, not "odd" at all, in fact it sounded quite "natural" to me. Thanks for shearing.
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#191048 - 01/20/13 12:35 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: cubanpete]
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That sounds pretty cool. On some level I don't understand using all realtracks for a composition - I like to inject some of my playing in there, too. However, when you hear a well constructed piece like this, it tends to change one's mind (ha, ha).

One of these days I will compose an entire suite of realtrack songs (maybe for a RPM Challenge project one day) -- just because it would be fun.
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#191049 - 01/20/13 05:22 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: cubanpete]
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Quote:

Very nice piece, not "odd" at all, in fact it sounded quite "natural" to me. Thanks for shearing.




A BIG +1

Very nice mix.
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#191050 - 01/22/13 06:27 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: MarioD]
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Thx all. If only my chops were as keen as my ears ;-). I'm too far gone to believe that my playing ability will ever approach "CD quality" so am resigned to enjoying composition via tools like RB and BIAB (my inside voice plays so much better anyway!)

I'm really just hoping to use RB to better understand those subtle nuances that make a genre unique. Along the way once in awhile I actually come up with something that's listenable (at least for me). I'll pass 'em along when worthy of your time.

Kevin, the RPM Challenge sounds like something I'd do... hopefully I can make the time next month (tough with my day job).

Again, thx for listening. Now working on an old school Stomp progression, stay tuned.

Don R

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#191051 - 01/23/13 12:43 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Don R]
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Way cool Don, Way cool. You make it musical and fun to listen to. It inspires me. Love how you mixed it.

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#191052 - 01/23/13 12:19 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: WSE1]
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Quick Question; How do y'all embed the Songtitle without displaying the full URL?

is it "<HREF> Title </HREF>" ?

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#191053 - 01/23/13 05:21 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Don R]
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Hi Don,

Use the below format.



Make sure there are no spaces on either side of the equals sign.

Regards,
Noel
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#191054 - 01/23/13 06:01 PM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Noel96]
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Ahhh... thanks.

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#191055 - 01/25/13 10:13 AM [User Showcase] Re: "Fiddlin'Round" (Don R) [Re: Don R]
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Hey Don..this was awesome..a great, creative combo for your first attempt...I'm looking forward to hearing more!

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