Michael Forbes replied to Michael Forbes's discussion New Take On An Old Friend
"Thank you, Paul...

I appreciate your giving it a listen and for weighing in!!

All the best...

Michael"
Dec 8, 2017
Paul Copeland replied to Michael Forbes's discussion New Take On An Old Friend
"Hey Michael.
Fun little piece on a very well known little tune.
I liked the download lines coming every now and then, but didn't like the little percussion bits, but that is just my personal tastes. However, a fun piece for sure.
Best wishes and…"
Dec 6, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Gavin Brown's discussion Toy Boat
"Delightful, Gavin...
Simply fun and playful.

Michael"
Dec 6, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Art Lowell's discussion My Latest Effort - Reverie
"Art...

Well done!  So many textures and colors. I hear what others are saying about a possible lack of unity, but to me that is the charm of the piece.

Michael"
Nov 28, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Eric Fregoso's discussion Castle Grounds for Concert Band - One of my first "official" compositions
"Eric...
You should indeed be proud.  Very enjoyable.  Love the energy and the Celtic feel.  For some reason my mind always goes to the cinematic when I hear such music.  This, to me, evokes an epic scene of soldiers marching into battle.  
Keep it…"
Nov 28, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Peter Lysander's discussion A Walk In The Park
"Hey, Peter...
Upbeat and enjoyable, but yes, it needs to be completed.  Perhaps use what you have as a rhythm track and add some melody.  

Hope this helps.

Michael"
Nov 28, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Yoshed's discussion Your world, my world, our world : a music searching for an horizon
"Yoshed...

Whatever direction you were headed in, you certainly got there.  This is beautiful. Love the way you changed color at 1:10.
Would love to hear more from you.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Olivér Kovács's discussion Journey with the Moonlight
"Oliver...

Very, very enjoyable.  Changes in thematic elements throughout kept it fresh and interesting.

Michael "
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to 36bdmuykfqh8y's discussion Song Touching the "John Williams" Sound
"Joshua...

Exciting.  Loved the change in tempo and mood at 1:11.  Well done!

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
Michael Forbes replied to Michel-ange MERINO's discussion A Small Piece for Orchestra :) about a small village in South of France.
"Michel-ange...

Lovely.  To me, it evokes images of travel, particularly on water.  I picture nothing but beautiful ocean going by.  I hope
that's consistent with what you had in mind.

Michael"
Nov 26, 2017
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