Paul Cecchetti replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion A Short Piece - Please Critique
"hmm...this works...its got great groove! I'd love to see this extended mate... why not extend a few chord progressions and solo over it yourself? Im assuming here that you play jazz? Otherwise write in a solo or two?"
Dec 31, 2009
3pp7pxpelniac replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion A Short Piece - Please Critique
"Mahesh, i dont like the sound and the instruments are too unnatural, otherwise the track is pretty nice and works well :-)"
Dec 29, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion A Short Piece - Please Critique
"Changed format to mp3. Thanks.the great heist.mp3"
Dec 28, 2009
Tyler Hughes replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Longings
"It was a good piece, but for me it was very unremarkable. I felt that what you are capable of was trying to come out, but it was covered or suppressed by a very clique sound for longing. This is unfortunate because there was some very good things in…"
Aug 24, 2009
Neil Francis replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Longings
"This is extremely pretty and melancholic when it begins. I prefer the slower moving parts over later when things get ever so slightly quicker, but that's just my personal preference. This is a lovely track overall, thanks for uploading. :)"
Aug 23, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion MIDI Mini-Tango
"Here's my latest iteration. Thank you, Gijs, Ann and Roger, for the excellent suggestions and kind comments. Hope this is an improvement.Midi Mini Tango.wav"
Aug 23, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion MIDI Mini-Tango
"Will do. Thank you for the extremely useful critique. I love this forum!"
Aug 21, 2009
Ann Williams replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion MIDI Mini-Tango
"How fun--a sort of Coraline meets the Tango! :)"
Aug 19, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion MIDI Mini-Tango
"Thank you. I cleaned it up a lot. Hope this sounds better.midi mini waltz.wav"
Aug 19, 2009
Gijs van Beusekom replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion MIDI Mini-Tango
"Well, I enjoyed it. I Thoughed the beginning was a bit akward. I mean there are some dissonances I felt were out of place. I think you're orchestration can be a bit clearer. I have this problem myself quite often. Once the piano entered the piece…"
Aug 17, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Spirit Goat
"Again, thank you for the input!

The reason for the poor recording quality was because I was lazy and used Garageband instead of ProTools for the recording aspects, which was very stupid of me.

To be honest, the goat noise came totally out of the…"
Aug 15, 2009
Mahesh Vallath replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Marauders
"Thank you for the excellent advice!

Will do, and repost!"
Aug 15, 2009
Diazo Soul Print replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Marauders
"Really sick bassline, much better then your other piece's bass.
The intro is super hi-quality too.

The criticism I have for this piece is only in regards to your mixing. I think everything has too much reverb so the overall composition sounds a bit…"
Aug 15, 2009
Diazo Soul Print replied to Mahesh Vallath's discussion Spirit Goat
"haha love the goat sound at the end of the piece. I'm guessing it's due to the fact that you have the song title and the images of Baphomet in the video, but the images you have work.

Musically I think the piece fits wonderfully together, the…"
Aug 15, 2009