Doug Lauber replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Yamaha KX8 or KX61
"I just want to chime in and say that a 76 key instrument might suffice. I'd recommend a 76 or 88 key."
Jun 29, 2011
Andrew Gleibman replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Yamaha KX8 or KX61
"I think the only difference is that KX8 has 88 keys (which is a standard for professional piano keybords), and K61 is shorter. If your stress is a live performance / improvisation / MIDI recording, do not go for shorter keybords. If you only use the…"
Jun 28, 2011
So Hyun Jung replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"Hi, Andrew.
 
About your question, I am also on the middle of finding better way to uplead my music. I use Sibelius 3 at the moment, but I should be using an upload of this. In principle I like using it, but then I also didn't shop for other…"
Jun 26, 2011
01a7lpuia5rz0 replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"Thankyou for correcting my ignorance in this matter.
 
Forgive me, I'm still in the midst of researching what I'll need. I had thought that sibelius/finale = DAW. But upon further reading, I am guessing those programs are used more for notation than…"
Jun 26, 2011
01a7lpuia5rz0 replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"Thanks for the critique!
 
Yeah, the samples I am working with are not very good. I am looking into getting either sibelius or finale as my next step towards producing professional sounding pieces. But indeed, I could do a lot more with the melody…"
Jun 26, 2011
So Hyun Jung replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"Dear Andrew.
 
Thanks for posting this!! I also really liked it a lot!! Funnily enough maybe I thought it would be great as well it the 2nd part would be played on a violin. Or maybe sung with a nice text. That's what I thought about right in the…"
Jun 26, 2011
Spiros Makris replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"I liked it. Try setting the melody one octave down-it propably is necause of your samples, but the sound is so thin and it takes a lot from the piece. In the last 8-9 measures, try using one of the themes and melodies already presented in order to…"
Jun 25, 2011
01a7lpuia5rz0 replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"I am glad you like it :DI switched the instruments to a nylon guitar, it's the best sounding one I've got. I'd play it myself, but I don't have anything decent to record with.Butterfly Lovers Guitar.mp3"
Jun 23, 2011
Quinn Mason replied to 01a7lpuia5rz0's discussion Butterfly Lovers
"this is really nice. would sound better played on a guitar though"
Jun 23, 2011
01a7lpuia5rz0 replied to Tyler Hughes's discussion The growing composer (Links and Resources for the beggining and self taught composer)
"Wow! This is a lot of stuff to go through, will keep me busy for awhile.I came across a link that seems promising, but I have not yet begun to look through much of it: A Practical Guide to Musical Composition"
Jun 18, 2011
01a7lpuia5rz0 left a comment for Tyler Hughes
"Hey! I really like that first movement in "Can I See It""
Jun 18, 2011

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Composers' Forum to add comments!

Join Composers' Forum

Comments

  • Welcome to the Composers' Forum
This reply was deleted.