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I haven't posted anything for awhile so thought I'd better do something before I get too rusty. Recorded this with a cheap computer mic and edited and mixed with Audacity. Constructive criticism welcome as always.

My Grandfather's Clock

Title: Grandfather's Clock
File:Grandfather's Clock_4.SGU
Key=E , Tempo 105, Length (m:s)=3:30
No intro. 88 bar chorus, from bar 1 to bar 88. Repeat x1 chorus
No Melody
No Soloist track.
Song is saved with Volume, Pan, Reverb, Chorus, Bank0,
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Wonderful use of the pausing the instrument phrases in this Henry! Very easy to listen to. well done!


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I really enjoyed the sound of this song! It really suited the title and had that old-timesy feel. Thank you so much for sharing this with us!


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Very cool tune. Reminds me of a East Coast Cape Breton tune. Well done


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Joe, Ember, and Scott:
Thanks for listening.

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Originally Posted By: TLMelvin
Joe, Ember, and Scott:
Thanks for listening.


You're welcome! Keep writing tunes mate!


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That was fun. I learnt the song at school in the early 60s.
I reckon you'd do well to rerecord the vocals as the room effect of the mic places the voice above the mix - in another room as they say.
Cool backing.


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Originally Posted By: rayc
That was fun. I learnt the song at school in the early 60s.
I reckon you'd do well to rerecord the vocals as the room effect of the mic places the voice above the mix - in another room as they say.
Cool backing.


Thanks for the advice. Recording and mixing vocals is not my strong suit.

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Fun song!! Really well done production which fits the mood of the song. It all works well!! Take care. Greg

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I enjoyed your song... the little breaks added some extra spice to the production... only wished you had added lyrics.


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TLMelvin, that was a fun tune that had a nice creative use of stops in it! The bass sounded great on those breaks! Thanks, Torrey




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What a fun little tune! I love how cheerful it sounds. It has a wonderful groove, and is hard not to move along to it. I'm just imagining this sounding great in a live setting.

Great job and thanks for sharing smile


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