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Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by voclizr » Fri Nov 03, 2017 7:06 pm

Featuring the Dizi Flute by Chinese Winds (Free Plugin) and my usual toys.
Cool Blue
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Enjoy, Zoomers!

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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by The Cracks » Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:42 pm

Nice and relaxing. The melody sounds like it is begging for lyrics over top of it. I truly love the piano in pop ballads. I don't really like the classical piano stuff or driving rock songs with it, but a ballad with a player like Nicky Hopkins is wonderful to me.

Good one V.
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by surfercook » Sat Nov 04, 2017 4:26 pm

Nice one! Beautifully composed, arranged, and performed. Once again ur creativity amazes me for originals. Love when the strings come in.
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by voclizr » Sun Nov 05, 2017 8:45 am

Thanks, Sean & Marc. :D

Sean, everytime I post an instrumental you say you could imagine a lyric/vocal line on it. Actually, so could I but every now and then I like to put my Chip Davis hat on and do an Manheim Steamroller treatment on a tune without putting my big mouth into it. :lol: ;)
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by Lungfruit » Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:00 am

John,
Nice piece to listen to while I was tinkering around in my studio. You have a recognizable style that has "JOHN BOWEN" written all over it. It's mixed well too. The bass is clear without mudding up the melody. Good work! Glenn
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by voclizr » Sun Nov 05, 2017 4:26 pm

Thanks Glenn. Speaking of the bass, I've just updated it. I FINALLY figured how to do a bass slide in Trilian and I put that on the intro. You might want to revisit it.

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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by Omegaman » Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:08 pm

Nice one John... you know what says John Bowen to me....right at 45 or 46 seconds that one note that changes it up. Hard to tell with the sound click timeline exactly where but you take the phrase up in stead of down as it has been. I hear that and I say John Bowen. ;)
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by voclizr » Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:50 pm

Omegaman wrote: ↑
Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:08 pm
Nice one John... you know what says John Bowen to me....right at 45 or 46 seconds that one note that changes it up. Hard to tell with the sound click timeline exactly where but you take the phrase up in stead of down as it has been. I hear that and I say John Bowen. ;)
Wow! Nice to know I have a "trademark". Thanks, Bill.

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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by dickl » Wed Nov 08, 2017 4:49 pm

Cool indeed John.

Really well composed and played.

Smoother than a very smooth thing :)

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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by still_fiddlin » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:17 pm

Very neat. I kind of wanted the drums to be using brushes so it could get a bit more laid back, but that's obviously not quite where you were going. Thanks!
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Re: Cool Blue-Original instrumental-Sonar

Post by voclizr » Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:29 pm

Thanks Dick & SF!

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