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Four faces of swing.
Made with Vsampler, Sample Tank, and Stylus RMX.
Revisited in October 2016 replacing some parts with
Omnisphere 2 and Samplemodeling.

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Beautiful sound and arrangement, very laid back and retro. The sax patch is great!  My only suggestion would be brushes on the drums.  Thanks for sharing!

Very enjoyable, Slava!

just the right amount of kitsch.  A lot of fun.  I agree with Ingo about the brushes. 

Thank you!

It's a pity you used Swing in the title because the one thing this tune definitely doesn't have is swing. 

The background picture has a bit of swing, to be fair.

Thank you for listening, Ingo Lee and gregorio X!

Good idea about brushes. It would fit the 2nd section. I just don't have good ones.

Added brushes in the 2nd section :)

Nice addition, works well!  Can you tell us how the sax track was done?

Both Tenor (on the right) and Alto parts were played on a keyboard with this

MIDI controller

I'm probably out in left field by myself with this but, It struck me as more

of a soft 'jazz' than swing. All in all, a nice sound.      RS

I'm not good at words (and English words particularly), so here is a quote:
 
"The term “swing” has broad associations. For one thing, it refers to a particular lilting rhythmic style that is based on a triplet subdivision of the beat. This propulsive effect was introduced by stride pianists in the 1920s, and has been a common feature of jazz through the decades. However, “swing” also refers to the style of jazz that was popular from roughly 1930 until around World War II. The music of the swing era, performed mostly by big bands, reached broad audiences over the radio, on records, and in dance halls nation wide." - Michael Verity

Triplet is a base of this piece.
I also would add that swing is a feeling, and that is what I wanted to say by the title. 

  
Thank you for finding time to listen and reply.



roger stancill said:

I'm probably out in left field by myself with this but, It struck me as more

of a soft 'jazz' than swing. All in all, a nice sound.      RS

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