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#453000 - 01/22/18 08:18 PM [User Showcase] *New* Sweet baby doll
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Hi all. Not sure if the Oooh's fit this song?
I deliberately wrote this to sound like something from the fifties.
Let me know what you think.
All comments welcome. Rob

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Oh Baby. Talking bout my sweet baby.
Im feeling kinda hazy bout my sweet baby doll.

Where walking stroll along and where talking.
I'll always want you near me as sweet baby doll.

Chorus
We'll walk the avenue, take in view.
I'm so plum crazy about. You you and only you

Bridge
Blooming all flowers are blooming now you got me
swooning for my sweet baby doll.

I'm holding your tiny hand my worlds revolving
I'm so beholding to my sweet baby doll

Chorus
We'll walk the avenue, take in view.
I'm so plum crazy about. You you and only you

Bridge

Chorus

We'll walk the avenue, take in view.
I'm so plum crazy about. You you and only you

****** Song Summary *************
Title: Alluring Heart
File:Sweet baby doll.MGU
Key=Eb , Tempo 110, Length (m:s)=2:50
2 bar intro, 72 bar chorus, from bar 3 to bar 74. Repeat x1 chorus
Melody has 195 notes, Melody harmony is Rock Organ 8va(121)
Soloist track has 178 notes, Soloist harmony is < no harmony >(0)
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
Style is _SHOUT.STY (Big Band Shout 11-part Horns)

RealTracks in style: ~768:Bass, Acoustic, Jazz Sw 110
RealTracks in style: ~771:Piano, Acoustic, Rhythm Jazz Sw 110
RealTracks in style: ~938:Guitar, Acoustic, Rhythm JazzFreddie Sw 110
RealTracks in style: 2977:Horn Section, Soloist CroonerBigBandShoutChorus11-Part Sw 110
RealTracks in song: 3064:Vocal Oohs, Rhythm Pop3-part Ev 085
RealDrums in style: JazzBrushes: a: Brushes Swirling b: Brushes Busier

Mixed with Sonar Vocal myself

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Edited by Andrew - PG Music (08/24/20 01:39 PM)

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#453030 - 01/23/18 02:05 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,

This is excellent - almost a late 40s early 50s sound. Love the overall production - bass line and horns are great!

Bob
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#453038 - 01/23/18 03:19 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob, I agree with Bob about the late 40’s to early 50’s sound. Mainly because of the dominance of the horns/ big band sound. A really well done clean sounding track with a great vocal like you always produce! Thanks, Torrey
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#453147 - 01/23/18 09:27 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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What a cool tune. Loved the song style. My mom and dad loved this style of music. Super vocal and lyric

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#453222 - 01/23/18 01:31 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: rsdean]
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Originally Posted By: rsdean
Rob,

This is excellent - almost a late 40s early 50s sound. Love the overall production - bass line and horns are great!

Bob


Thank you Bob.Rob

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#453223 - 01/23/18 01:32 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Torrey Bliss]
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Originally Posted By: Torrey Bliss
Rob, I agree with Bob about the late 40’s to early 50’s sound. Mainly because of the dominance of the horns/ big band sound. A really well done clean sounding track with a great vocal like you always produce! Thanks, Torrey


Thank you Torrey. Rob

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#453224 - 01/23/18 01:44 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob, this has that swing big band thing in spades. Great vocal. I sure did enjoy it. This type of music was played by my Mother on an old piano in our house growing up. Memories.... Tom

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#453250 - 01/23/18 04:50 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,

MY KINDA MUSIC!!!!

This is excellent. I love the arrangement. I also found myself smiling heaps at how you used language from the period to help boost the authenticity of the composition! That's paying attention to detail smile

It's energetic thumbs up from me.

All the best,
Noel
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#453433 - 01/24/18 02:35 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Scott C]
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Originally Posted By: Scott C
What a cool tune. Loved the song style. My mom and dad loved this style of music. Super vocal and lyric


Hello Scott. Thank you for your comments.Rob

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#453434 - 01/24/18 02:36 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: tommyad]
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Originally Posted By: tommyad
Rob, this has that swing big band thing in spades. Great vocal. I sure did enjoy it. This type of music was played by my Mother on an old piano in our house growing up. Memories.... Tom


Great comment. Thank you Tommy

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#453490 - 01/24/18 09:22 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Your vocal and lyric are perfect for the laid-back big band style.

I enjoyed listening to it.
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#453520 - 01/25/18 04:02 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,

You know how much Di and I love the old standards. This is simply terrific. love the fun, happy-go-lucky feeling this leaves with the listener. This is pure gold!

Alan
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#453551 - 01/25/18 06:45 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Really nice job on this one smile It is very reminiscent of 40's/50's big band. I love the happy vibe of this one - it's easy to move along and tap your foot to. I'd imagine this sound incredible performed live.

Awesome work, and thanks for sharing smile
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#453556 - 01/25/18 07:12 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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I really like the mood of the song, creating image of Elvis singing in a Hawaii T-shirt on a soundtrack of a Christmas movie from 50's. Great use of the horns and oohs smile

Janne

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#453587 - 01/25/18 08:45 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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I think you definitely nailed the sound you were going for! This is a very lovely song with quite catchy lyrics. You did an awesome job!
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#453844 - 01/26/18 10:57 AM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Rob,
You nailed the period sound on this- the bass and horns are great and I liked those RT oohs (first time I`ve heard them used here).
You always deliver on the vocals and this is no exception- very cool tune!

Robert

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#454070 - 01/27/18 01:56 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Noel96]
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Originally Posted By: Noel96
Rob,

MY KINDA MUSIC!!!!

This is excellent. I love the arrangement. I also found myself smiling heaps at how you used language from the period to help boost the authenticity of the composition! That's paying attention to detail smile

It's energetic thumbs up from me.

All the best,
Noel


Many thanks for your comments Noel. Rob

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#454071 - 01/27/18 01:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: dcuny]
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Originally Posted By: dcuny
Your vocal and lyric are perfect for the laid-back big band style.

I enjoyed listening to it.


Thanks David for your comments.Rob

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#454072 - 01/27/18 01:58 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Al-David]
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Originally Posted By: Al-David
Rob,

You know how much Di and I love the old standards. This is simply terrific. love the fun, happy-go-lucky feeling this leaves with the listener. This is pure gold!

Alan


Hello Al. Hope Di is doing well. Thank you for your encouraging comments. Rob

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#454559 - 01/29/18 09:23 PM [User Showcase] Re: *New* Sweet baby doll [Re: Rob4580]
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Hello, Rob

Super Vocal as always!
Nice old standard tune!
The big band track is also very effective with using only necessary parts.
As D. Cuny said, your vocal and lyric are perfect for the laid-back big band style.
Enjoyed my listen a lot.

Best regards.

Shigeki Adachi

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