Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
"Thank you everybody for the excellent feedback.. I apologize for the late reply..If I had more time working on this track, I would add more variety as Paul and Zack suggested.. in fact  I felt it needed more to add but I was too lazy to go back and…"
Dec 4, 2014
Olmnilnlolm replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
""Thank you guys, it's good to know that the string motives are working well.. and Ondib Olmnilnlolm I like how you describe things.. I'm thinking about reducing the rock elements in the track, and replace the rock drums with other kind of percussion…"
Nov 21, 2014
22b8n9x97ddrd replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
""Dynamic contrast". Yes! That's something else I ought to have added, or been more clear about. Whatever other mods you might make, imo you should definitely add some more of that. "
Nov 20, 2014
Greg Brus replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
"Snap. The description you provided made me expect something along the lines of Per Norgard's symphonies. And we get this.
:D
What a day.
I think the piece works pretty well as it is, but it will really benefit from a very crisp and precise mix.…"
Nov 20, 2014
Zack Cart replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
"I've got to go with the crowd on this one.The orchestration actually seems relatively tame, to me. It's a great track thus far, but nothing in it makes me go, "Oh, odd, I wasn't expecting that..." This is partly due to the consistent rhythmic under…"
Nov 20, 2014
22b8n9x97ddrd replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
"I agree that you should "mess things up" even more. This piece is a good piece, but I think it has even more potential. I have to confess that I don't particularly care for the rock drums coming in to help tie things together, but only because by…"
Nov 20, 2014
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
"Thank you guys, it's good to know that the string motives are working well.. and Ondib Olmnilnlolm I like how you describe things..I'm thinking about reducing the rock elements in the track, and replace the rock drums with other kind of percussion a…"
Nov 20, 2014
Olmnilnlolm replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Wild Surroundings - Orchestral mess that need opinions
""note: the track doesn't have a solid intro yet, so excuse the sudden start."

No. I won't excuse that. That is a huge strength.

The undulating motives in the strings throw off, and pleasantly bend, our perceptions of the main melody in a wonderful…"
Nov 20, 2014
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Epic fantasy in progress (Advice needed)
"Thank You Bob, Glad that you enjoyed it..I will see what to do about the reverb and fix what I can fix in the next version.. Thank you a lot! :)"
May 4, 2014
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Alexey Arkhipenko's discussion String quartet [Virtal - Wake Up]
"Beautiful work, loved the harmonies and the theme, very well orchestrated, and it gave me a feel of wonder with a little overwhelming, romantic tipsiness in it.I felt the intro build up was nice but a little bit repetitive and boring, my ears got a…"
May 3, 2014
Leif Taylor replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion New Passionate track for review..
"First of all thank you so much for giving my evening a great soundtrack - kind of zoned out and just kept your whole sound cloud going.
I listened to everything on the Soundcloud; this track in particular has a fantastic building feel.  It left me,…"
Dec 17, 2013
Cody D. Boyce replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Ways to get Human Tempo (conducting) Digitally
"It may not be possible to alter the tempo as you record.... Having said that, if you need a part to be rubato or more free, then simply record it that way.  Recording the other instruments on top of that should be just fine, as if there were other…"
Oct 3, 2013
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Alexey Arkhipenko's discussion 3Harp - March
"Strange and nice in a way..I didn't hear any harps, just the 3 Melodica, are you sure you uploaded the right file?I don't understand your goal very well so I will not be the best genus to give you total dissection, but I will speak my mind loud if…"
Aug 21, 2013
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Natanel Arnson's discussion New Orchestral Song
"I truly loved this track, although I don't know what is it about.. I would prefer to give the tom drums in the beginning some bass in the EQ..and I would raise the levels of the lead notes in the first verse to give it the highlight, because the…"
Aug 21, 2013
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Mohammad W.Alsaad's discussion Ways to get Human Tempo (conducting) Digitally
"Thank you Raymond, I will give it a try.. Raymond Kemp said:
Tell you what, When I use the tempo tool for drawing changes it is always in ramp mode rather than step."
Aug 21, 2013
Mohammad W.Alsaad replied to Natanel Arnson's discussion An Orchestral Battle Song
"Something nice is in there, I love the melodies, beats and general mood, too much boring repeat between 1:12 and 2:00.. I know that you are trying to simulate some tension and warming up before the battle erupts.. but I think there can a more…"
Aug 21, 2013
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