You need to be logged in to post
Options
Index
#580403 - 02/11/20 11:45 AM [User Showcase] Valentine of My Heart
Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
wrayer Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
https://soundcloud.com/user3562166/valentine-of-my-heart

Here's a song for all you lovers out there. I wrote this in 2011 and reworked it today through BiaB. All the parts are BiaB instruments except for the strings which were composed in Finale and exported to my DAW (Cakewalk from BandLab). Ejoy yet another Valentine's Day song.


Edited by wrayer (02/14/20 11:06 AM)
_________________________
https://wfrayer.wixsite.com/william-rayer
Music makes life possible!

Top
#580424 - 02/11/20 04:06 PM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 04/13/16
Posts: 3632
Loc: Cooran Queensland Australia
rayc Offline
Veteran

Registered: 04/13/16
Posts: 3632
Loc: Cooran Queensland Australia
That vocal processing really accentuates the sibilant sounds.
Nice string arrangement but it's a little strident and overwhelming sitting over the vocal as it is.
Nice song.
_________________________
Cheers
rayc
"What's so funny about peace, love & understanding?" - N.Lowe
Pop on over to The Recording Rebels for positive, honest commentary, critiques and support. https://therecordingrebels.com

Top
#580437 - 02/11/20 05:46 PM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 06/19/17
Posts: 2670
Loc: Victoria, BC
Ember - PG Music Offline
PG Music Staff

Registered: 06/19/17
Posts: 2670
Loc: Victoria, BC
This arrangement on this is lovely, and this song is perfect for Valentines. Really excellent job with this and thanks for sharing.
_________________________
Cheers,
Ember

Top
#580452 - 02/11/20 06:40 PM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 09/02/18
Posts: 1563
Loc: Virginia USA
Ezekiel's Storm Offline
Expert

Registered: 09/02/18
Posts: 1563
Loc: Virginia USA
Lovely sentiment for Valentine's Day.

I Like the strings in your arrangement.

Top
#580458 - 02/11/20 07:57 PM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 01/28/12
Posts: 3414
Loc: Murgon Queensland Australia
Rob4580 Offline
Veteran

Registered: 01/28/12
Posts: 3414
Loc: Murgon Queensland Australia
Very nice.
Thanks for posting.
Rob4580

Top
#580499 - 02/12/20 07:40 AM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
wrayer Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
I’m the singer and I suck at singing ;-)
Thanks for the comments!
_________________________
https://wfrayer.wixsite.com/william-rayer
Music makes life possible!

Top
#580816 - 02/14/20 11:07 AM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
wrayer Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
https://soundcloud.com/user3562166/valentine-of-my-heart

I have remastered this song. Thanks for the suggestions and HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!
_________________________
https://wfrayer.wixsite.com/william-rayer
Music makes life possible!

Top
#581231 - 02/16/20 05:02 PM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: wrayer]
Registered: 06/28/06
Posts: 7132
Loc: Scottish Highlands
furry Offline
Veteran

Registered: 06/28/06
Posts: 7132
Loc: Scottish Highlands
Lovely lyrics and good melody. I think the voice could do with less echo and maybe change it to a decent reverb ?

Top
#582751 - 02/28/20 06:32 AM [User Showcase] Re: Valentine of My Heart [Re: furry]
Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
wrayer Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 02/05/17
Posts: 57
Loc: OH
Thanks Graham, I recorded this and mastered it before I knew what I was doing (2013) I might go back and remix, but I just posted it because of Valentine's Day! Thanks for listening.
_________________________
https://wfrayer.wixsite.com/william-rayer
Music makes life possible!

Top


PG Music News
The Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows DAW Plugin 4.0 is Here!

There are over 40 enhancements to the Band-in-a-Box® DAW Plugin, including a new Chord Settings dialog (with Chord Builder, Chord Theory, and MicroChords tabs), the MicroChords feature (the ability to enter multiple chords per beat, four pages for a total of 32 tracks (8 style tracks, 16 utility tracks, and 8 multi-riff tracks) plus a Style Mix track, the ability to drag MIDI chords and markers to DAW, volume sliders for each track, the ability to save/load chord progression, and much more!

The newest DAW Plugin is included in all Band-in-a-Box 2022 for Windows purchases - and Upgrades are on sale this month... up to 50% off!

Learn more about all the new features in Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows DAW Plugin 4.0.

Band-in-a-Box® 2022 Boot Camp: An introduction to 10 major features and new RealTracks!

We've made a great tutorial feature for 7 of the 10 major features of Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows.
(the other 3 drum stems, track settings, and ReMix Vocal Songs will be covered in "Boot Camp, part 2/2" - coming soon!)

Here is Part 1/2: Band-in-a-Box® 2022 Boot Camp: An introduction to 10 major features and new RealTracks!

Table of Contents:
All Tracks are Equal 00:50
Playable RealTracks 9:00
MultiRiff 24:35
MicroChords 38:24
Motifs 48:51
Volume Node Automation 51:18

Coming soon in part 2:
Drum stems
Track Settings "One-Stop-Shop"
ReMix Vocal Full Songs
222 new RealTracks
1-Click Downloader/Installer

NEW! Xtra Styles PAK 12 for Band-in-a-Box®!

If you love our existing Xtra Styles PAKs, you'll definitely want to have a listen to our NEW Xtra Styles PAK 12, with 200 more fully-produced styles! 50 each for: Country, Jazz, Rock-Pop, and our new Blues styles option!

Video: Xtra Styles PAK 12 Demos

Order this month and save 40%! During our Xtra Styles PAK 12 special, which ends December 31st, all of our Xtra Styles PAKs 1-12 are on sale for just $29 each (reg. $49)! Looking for more Xtra Styles PAKs? You can purchase our complete library of all 2,000+ RealStyles with the Xtra Styles PAK 1-12 Bundle for only $199 (reg. $349)! Learn more & order now.

Note: These Xtra Styles require the UltraPAK, UltraPAK+, or Audiophile Edition of Band-in-a-Box® version 2021 or 2022.

RealBand 2022 is Here!

There are over 30 new features to RealBand 2022, including the ability to install multiple VST plugins from a folder at a time, improved Audio Chord Wizard detection routines, the ability to record mixer movement for the masters/subgroups, new Transpose/Stretch All Tracks dialog lets you transpose/stretch/reduce all tracks and then conveniently save to a new file, the new settings to save selected tracks only and exclude muted tracks when saving all tracks to individual files, the option to save all tracks to a compressed format, and much more.

RealBand is included in ALL Band-in-a-Box® for Windows purchases – during our special (which ends December 31st) to save up to 50% when you purchase your Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows Upgrade!

Check out our Band-in-a-Box® packages page for all the purchase options available.

If you need any help deciding which package is the best option for you, just let us know. We are here to help!

Learn more about all the new features in RealBand 2022 for Windows.

Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows is Here!

Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows is here! There are 50+ new features, 222 new RealTracks(20 more than we've released in previous versions), new RealStyles, MIDI SuperTracks, Instrumental Studies, Artist Performances, Xtra Styles PAK 12, New "playable RealTracks" Hi-Q sounds, 2 sets of "RealDrums Stems," and more!

We're having a SALE on Band-in-a-Box® 2022 Upgrade purchases until December 31, 2021 - save up to 50% when you purchase your Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows Upgrade!

We've packed our Free Bonus PAK & 49-PAK with some amazing Add-ons! The Free Bonus PAK is automatically included with most Band-in-a-Box® for Windows 2022 packages during our special, but for more even more Add-ons (including 60 Unreleased RealTracks) upgrade it to the 2022 49-PAK for only $49. You can see the full lists of items in each package, and listen to demos here.

Check out our Band-in-a-Box® packages page for all the purchase options available.

If you need any help deciding which package is the best option for you, just let us know. We are here to help!

Learn more about all the new features in Band-in-a-Box® 2022 for Windows.

Celebrate National Jukebox Day with Band-in-a-Box®!

Happy National Jukebox Day!
(November 24)

Don't own a Jukebox? Well, if you have Band-in-a-Box®, you actually do with the Jukebox feature!

What does the Band-in-a-Box® Jukebox do?

Using the directory you choose, the Band-in-a-Box® Jukebox will provide you with background music by continuously play the entire list of Band-in-a-Box® songs within that folder! There are many options for you to customize your Jukebox experience, including: Only Play song with melodies, Change Melody Instrument, Random order Playback, Audible Count-in, Harmony Settings, and more! Plus, the Jukebox will continue to play while you use other programs, providing your favorite music for continued background listening.

To learn more about the Jukebox feature in Band-in-a-Box® for Windows, check out Chapter 5 of our online manual.
Mac Jukebox details found here.

Tell Us Your Favorite Band-in-a-Box Features

Did you know we have a My Favorite Things forum? We'd love it if you shared your favorite features in Band-in-a-Box and RealBand there, along with what features you use the most and why - we absolutely LOVE getting feedback!

Take a peak at other posts while you're there - you never know... someone else's favorite feature might become yours too!

Forum Stats
35222 Members
63 Forums
71795 Topics
625499 Posts

Max Online: 2537 @ 01/19/20 07:09 AM
Newest Members
JudeEngbretson, agen slot online, gunyalizop, N67, sjk

35222 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
jpettit 467
VideoTrack 262
MusicStudent 254
Matt Finley 254
Rob Helms 236
PeterGannon 209
Rustyspoon# 197
Pipeline 167
rayc 150
musiclover 149
Today's Birthdays
EvaWELLS, fred-03, james.garcia