Art Lowell replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Very, very nice music here. It will take a few listenings to figure out exactly what I'm hearing here, but early impressions are very promising.
I would suggest setting up a free account at Soundcloud.com and posting your Sonata there.. It is much…"
Jun 12, 2016
Larry Elliott replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Greetings Matthew,
I like your violin sonata. It is quite nice with lovely musical changes. Thanks for sharing.
Very best,
Larry Elliott"
Jun 11, 2016
Matthew Weaver replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Hi Alexey,
Thank you for listening, and giving feedback! I really appreciate it.
There are parts of this work where I constructed a given passage from melodic ideas that were harmonized after the fact, and other parts where It was the chords…"
Jul 23, 2015
Alexey Arkhipenko replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Hi Matthew! I liked combination of classical approach and folk melodies with complex harmony. Big changes in dynamics are also interesting and sound contemporary to me. Performance sounds great.
What is you harmonic approach? Do you write melody or…"
Jul 19, 2015
Matthew Weaver replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Socrates, thank you very much for your response, and for taking time to listen to the work. I truly appreciate it. It feels great to hear that the extra-musical ideas were perceived well with the music, and I'm glad that you've noticed the…"
Jul 17, 2015
Socrates Arvanitakis replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion Recording of my Violin Sonata
"Excellent work on a first hearing in all four movements!
I appreciate the extra-musical symbolic points that you write in your presentation and I would not prefer to contradict you on those, cause they are very true to one's conscience. On the other…"
Jul 16, 2015
Matthew Weaver replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion A recorded performance of my new work Sequential Passions
"Hi Ian and Mariza,

Thank you for the kind remarks, and taking time to listen to my music. I'm delighted that you both enjoyed it!

Matt.W."
May 25, 2015
Mariza Costa-Cabral replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion A recorded performance of my new work Sequential Passions
"This is very beautiful. 

Mariza"
May 24, 2015
Ian Ring replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion A recorded performance of my new work Sequential Passions
"Matthew, that was fantastic. Your composition is confident, mature, and expressive. From the description above, evidently you planned out the structure of the piece carefully, and that's all good - but what I took away from the first listen wasn't…"
May 24, 2015
Matthew Weaver replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion A Fantasy for Violin and Piano
"Hi The Lonely Goat,

I appreciate your comment. However, I suspect that your criticizing the midi rendering rather than what is actually on the page; The violin line is above the piano's register. Therefore, It doesn't sound subordinate to me. In…"
Oct 20, 2014
Matthew Weaver replied to Matthew Weaver's discussion A Fantasy for Violin and Piano
"Hi Fredrick!Thank you for the kind remark and the critique. I think that elaborating on the violin solo is a great idea. Thanks for bringing that to my attention! "
Oct 19, 2014