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#403792 - 03/26/17 04:14 PM [User Showcase] New Song - Another Dawn
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I decided to play a little more of the instruments on this one than normal. (Piano, organ, percussion, and orchestration softsynth.) Been pretty busy lately, so hope this one comes out okay. Hope you enjoy it!

Another Dawn

Here are the RealTracks I used...

RealTracks in song: 2475:Bass, Acoustic, HeldSimple Ev 085
RealTracks in song: 2667:Pedal Steel, Background DreamySingleNote Ev 075
RealTracks in song: 1215:Vibes, Rhythm Bossa Ev 085
RealTracks in song: 2449:Guitar, Electric, Background, PopDreamyBrent Ev 085 (CustomFX)
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#403805 - 03/26/17 04:48 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Very soothing and beautifully sung, Steve.
The production is just right- simple, with just enough instrumentation to keep the flow.
The stately melody and natural imagery reminded me of Jesse Winchester`s ballad Biloxi.

Robert

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#403808 - 03/26/17 04:51 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Absolutely beautiful Steve! Your vocal is outstanding (along with the backing vocals). Your playing sounds great also. But more than that, the song is great and will touch many people. Thanks, Torrey.
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#403844 - 03/26/17 11:06 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Steve

Lovely work all round - a top production beautifully sung and played.

Peter

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#403874 - 03/27/17 05:18 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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What a wonderful song. Beautiful. I really enjoyed the harmonies on this one and for me, everything sets perfectly in the mix. You have produced a very compelling write to go with the excellent arrangement. I truly enjoyed this.

Charlie
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#403891 - 03/27/17 07:13 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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"And if I listen close, I hear the angels' song
And in the midnight hour I know it won't be long
Til the sunshine ushers in another dawn
And bigger dreams are born"

A very nice write, Steve. Beautifully sung. Lovely arrangement.

A terrific listen. Always like how "comfortable" your vocals are. Sincere, confident, strong.

fj

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#403896 - 03/27/17 07:21 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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I can only repeat what the others have said. This is just a beautiful song and a super vocal. Well done

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#403902 - 03/27/17 07:43 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Beautiful song

Your attention to detail is excellent

to me this is a stop and smell the roses,
be still and be amazed at God's creations and love

this is one to be proud of

Kenny

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#403929 - 03/27/17 09:40 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Steve, this is a really nice write with a fine arrangement some great playing and your trademark impeccable vocals. A top notch listen. Tom

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#403961 - 03/27/17 12:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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this is the kind of song where I particularly like your voice.
It's beautiful, as ever ;-)

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#404298 - 03/28/17 11:00 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Hello, Steve

Very beautiful song!
Your main vocal and the backing vocals are outstanding.
As Robert said, the production is just right- simple, with just enough instrumentation to keep the flow.
Hammond organ solo is very pleasant.
Enjoyed my listen a lot.

Best regards.

Shigeki Adachi

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#404494 - 03/29/17 07:18 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: PeterF]
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Loc: Canyon Lake, TX
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Originally Posted By: Robertkc
Very soothing and beautifully sung, Steve.
The production is just right- simple, with just enough instrumentation to keep the flow.
The stately melody and natural imagery reminded me of Jesse Winchester`s ballad Biloxi.

Robert


Thanks, Robert! I appreciate your comments. I went back and listened to Biloxi after reading your comment. I haven't listened to that one in decades! I can see where you get the comparison. I take that as a real compliment. Winchester was a good writer!

Originally Posted By: Torrey Bliss
Absolutely beautiful Steve! Your vocal is outstanding (along with the backing vocals). Your playing sounds great also. But more than that, the song is great and will touch many people. Thanks, Torrey.


Torrey, I really appreciate your words of encouragement. I hope the song does touch many people! Blessings to you!

Originally Posted By: PeterF
Steve

Lovely work all round - a top production beautifully sung and played.

Peter


Peter, thanks so much for dropping in to listen and comment about this one. Much appreciated!

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Steve
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#404503 - 03/29/17 10:20 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Loc: Grand Junction, Colorado USA
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Hey Steve,

This is beautiful. So smoooth... and a great vocal!

Excellent write.

Greg

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#404518 - 03/30/17 04:21 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Steve,

Absolutely beautiful... I really enjoyed this.

Bob

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#404926 - 04/01/17 05:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: 44kfl]
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Originally Posted By: Charlie Fogle
What a wonderful song. Beautiful. I really enjoyed the harmonies on this one and for me, everything sets perfectly in the mix. You have produced a very compelling write to go with the excellent arrangement. I truly enjoyed this.

Charlie


Thanks for stopping by and commenting on this one, Charlie! Really appreciate it!

Originally Posted By: floyd jane
"And if I listen close, I hear the angels' song
And in the midnight hour I know it won't be long
Til the sunshine ushers in another dawn
And bigger dreams are born"

A very nice write, Steve. Beautifully sung. Lovely arrangement.

A terrific listen. Always like how "comfortable" your vocals are. Sincere, confident, strong.

fj


Floyd, I always appreciate your very kind words. Thanks for taking the time to listen and comment!

Originally Posted By: Scott C
I can only repeat what the others have said. This is just a beautiful song and a super vocal. Well done


Thanks so much, Scott! Much appreciated.

Originally Posted By: 44kfl
Beautiful song

Your attention to detail is excellent

to me this is a stop and smell the roses,
be still and be amazed at God's creations and love

this is one to be proud of

Kenny


Thank you, Kenny. Glad you like this one!

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Steve
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#404946 - 04/02/17 05:20 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Wow, so good! Everything about this is top notch. Love the vocals, especially when you brought in the harmonies. Great hearing the live instruments in there also. Mix is perfect!
Really, really good, on my second listen smile

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#404958 - 04/02/17 06:20 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Great song Steve, beautiful lyrics and vocal delivery.

The playing is excellent on the "live parts"--you have a very nice touch.

I can see why people are streaming your music so much. It is great!!

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#404983 - 04/02/17 09:02 AM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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a beautiful song

and a great study on arrangement and production

excellent all around

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#405040 - 04/02/17 06:01 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Steve, I am late and everything that I wanted to say already has been said, i.e beautiful song, outstanding lyrics and vocal, great job on playing your own instruments,etc etc etc.

All I can add is if this were playing on the radio I would immediately go out and buy the CD.

This is definitely a keeper.
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#405409 - 04/04/17 11:32 PM [User Showcase] Re: New Song - Another Dawn [Re: Steve Young]
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Steve,

This is the epitome of simplicity at its most beautiful. A superb arrangement and vocals that are so comfortable for the ears and the mind. This is splendid in so many ways. Standing "O" from both of us.

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