Bruce Pearson replied to Gavin Brown's discussion Animals Contest - ENTRY DEADLINE PASSED
"Ok...I have a piece ready to submit."
Sep 20, 2018
Bruce Pearson replied to Ashley Berg's discussion What kind of software do you use in your creative workflow?
"Quote from my earlier post:
I have been using Presonus' Notion now for about 2 years(now close to three)...and I use it everyday...just like a job.I do a lot of studying, trying out ideas, etc. as well as actually composing a piece. Notion fits my…"
Aug 19, 2018
Bruce Pearson replied to Gavin Brown's discussion Contest: THE 4 ELEMENTS: DEADLINE TO SUBMIT ENTRIES HAS PASSED, CONTEST CLOSED, VOTING TO BEGIN SOON!!
"I'm in..."
Jan 7, 2018
Bruce Pearson replied to eboats's discussion Notation workflow?
"I have been using Presonus' Notion now for about 2 years...and I use it everyday...just like a job.I do a lot of studying, trying out ideas, etc. as well as actually composing a piece. Notion fits my needs as a composer very well. VERY easy to learn…"
Jun 24, 2017
Lasse Karhu replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"1. Currently I only use MuseScore (mostly with the default soundfont). I used to create music with Cubase but eventually I felt that all the sound tweaking was taking me away from the fun of creating new music. My notation reading/writing skills…"
Jun 4, 2017
Dave Moorman replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Thanks to you all for your suggestions. Downloaded Sonatina Symphonic in MuseScore format and applied it to something for trumpets/brass.

https://soundcloud.com/rev-dave-moorman/trumpet-3"
May 21, 2017
Bob Morabito replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
May 18, 2017
Bruce Pearson replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"@Ray I love the klezmery clarinet in "A Strange Theory". The whole piece is a kick. Accordions?...hmmm...."
May 17, 2017
Mike Hewer replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Bloody Hell Ray...it's too early in the morning....ah well, who cares, my feet have started tapping.
It sounds absolutely fantastic on my dynaudios, christ who needs players...a dram for you  sir."
May 17, 2017
Bruce Pearson replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Ray said:
Listing the hardware and software I use would in my opinion be totally useless information for the majority of members here. Learning how to get the best from any or all of it is of far more importance. The experience in doing so builds…"
May 17, 2017
Bruce Pearson replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"@H. S. Teoh 
I went over and looked at LilyPad. That's craaaaazy. In other words, oy..."
May 17, 2017
Dave Moorman replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"I am quite new at all this - I use MuseScore. I don't know what DAW is, and could use some help and advice. My music is more of a sketch than an actual, full sound piece.
I like MuseScore because it is free - and quite capable compared to the 1990s…"
May 16, 2017
Michael Lofting replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Use notion on the iPad for sketching. Pretty cheap, about $20 aud as I recall and does a reasonable job. This is while lying prone of course.

Then transfer via mxml to Sibelius on my win pc for finishing.

I also have noteperformer installed which…"
May 16, 2017
H. S. Teoh replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Not sure exactly what you mean by work flow... did you mean the overall steps of how I compose? If so:
1) I first work with any musical ideas I might have in my head, or with the help of some loose manuscript paper for sketching things out -- I…"
May 16, 2017
Mike Hewer replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"Hi Bruce,
I have a macpro trash can with 128gb ram and use Vsl, Spitfire, Chris hein, orchestral tools et al. I use logicProX to programme and Sibelius for scores.
I have Notion too on my iPad and it is great for sketching. I am very interested in…"
May 16, 2017
Bruce Pearson replied to Bruce Pearson's discussion Survey and discussion- what to you use?
"@ H. S. Teoh Ok...so what is your actual work flow.?"
May 16, 2017
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  • Hi Bruce,

    Very nice feel to Andante #1. Thanks for sharing.

    Very best,

    Larry Elliott

     

  • Welcome to the Composers' Forum 

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