Notation Software Users Forum  

Go Back   Notation Software Users Forum > Musician community sharing > Share Your Music

Share Your Music Share your .not or .mid files of your arrangements or compositions.

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 04-06-2008, 08:14 PM
Adrian Allan (adrianallan)
Posts: n/a
Default I'm not actually religious

I'm not actually religious; however, when my mum's next door neighbour asked me to think of some music to fit his multi-denominational words, I obliged, because I like a challenge.

So I challenged myself to make a modern-day hymn that stayed true to the simplicity of the message in the words, but had enough musical interest to make it worth listening to again.

I take a few risks with the music - like holding the letter "i" across a run of notes. (remember how Lionel Bart was initially criticized for the smash hit "where-e-e-ere is love" ?).

Also, it's sung by the ever-controversial vocaloid. But my second attempt at vocaloid has been a bit more effective, I hope. I've not yet had time to massively improve my sound engineering skills in a week, either.

It's scored for a small and unusual grouping - solo cello, bassoon, harp, clarinet and piano. Again, midinotate, export to cubase, native instruments. I lost original midi file so used Vivaldiscan to scan the music in again. Vivaldiscan is another great program.

Hope you like it, and any comments would be welcome.

Soundclick link (this is MUCH better sound than Youtube's file compression):

Youtube (worse quality, but more exposure)


My filming was at:

The ruined Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire
The beautiful interior of Ripon Cathedral
Glen Trool National Park, Scotland
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:06 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Notation Software Germany GmbH