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#539916 - 06/07/19 03:00 PM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: Biglad]
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You're welcome! Thank YOU for sharing!
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#539945 - 06/07/19 06:11 PM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: Biglad]
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Brad,
This is REALLY cool and as I listened I could see myself using it at school as part of an interactive lesson I prepared on the topic - part of a peer leadership/anti-bullying program the school does - BUT I came to the
verse...
"NOW SHE REMEMBERS
JUST WHAT LOVE AND FAITH CAN DO
BELIEVING THAT DREAMS COME TRUE
AND THANKING THE MAN UPSTAIRS"

and that blew up the idea as it bypassed the great development of the idea of a teacher helping, things improving through resilience as well as social skills development.
Up to that point I was hooked but bringing religion into it means I can't use it.

On a musical level I think this is pretty cool, classic developing narrative/time slip and some excellent images conjured.
Well done.
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#540008 - 06/08/19 08:19 AM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: Biglad]
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Apart from the sad story, it is a nice, strong performed song.
And I liked the nice way you made that break somewhere in the middle of the song.

Bye,
Hans Berkhout
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#540058 - 06/08/19 01:49 PM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: rayc]
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Hi ray thanks for the kind words. If you like I'll re write the second chorus for you, then u might be able to use it. If that helps. Cheers Brad
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#540061 - 06/08/19 02:06 PM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: Biglad]
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glad to hear a new song from you,

a very good write about a tough subject

I really like the melody, good vocals

love the backing tracks

enjoyed the listen,

Kenny

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#540224 - 06/09/19 06:55 PM [User Showcase] Re: She Remembers [Re: Biglad]
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Really nice write Brad!! I still remember middle school......hated it!! It is a tough time in life being a kid, and can be wonderful at times also. Really nice job on this....so well done!! Take care. Greg

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