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Transformation


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georgeptingley

 Genre: Acoustic

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Not long ago I got the talented Christina Stroeh to improvise 30 minutes of piano music in my home studio. After she left, I listened intently to the entire track and found a particular minute to be particularly beautiful. I then got to work, first changing a few notes here and there. Then I thought to dump the piano altogether and replace it with some acoustic guitars. Then I began extracting bass and melodic lines from Christina's track and assigning them to fiddle and cello. And then the drum/percussion parts were added. Finally, I did quite a bit of processing using IK Multimedia's T-RackS 3 plugins to get just the right sounds from the individual tracks, carving a space for each instruments to assert itself yet compliment the other instruments. Enough already, just listen and enjoy. Always up for constructive criticisms by the way, so just let me know of any concerns.

Should mention that acoustic guitar parts come from the wonderful Applied Acoustic Systems' String Studio which is worth checking out.
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Hits: 2168
Comments: 7
Fans: 7
Plays: 164
Downloads: 58
Votes: 0
Uploaded: Mar 21, 2011 - 02:54:14 PM
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2011 - 12:20:22 PM Last Played: Jul 16, 2017 - 05:18:05 PM
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Comments
Gaylen75 said 2313 days ago (March 21st, 2011)
nice
Great composition.
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rok41 said 2313 days ago (March 22nd, 2011)
Transformation
Very nicely done, love the tones here. Short but sweet!
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RAVENS said 2313 days ago (March 22nd, 2011)
Lovely
I haven't heard your work in a long time, don't frequent icomp that often, so I missed a lot of good music. This is very pretty, short but very nice.

RAVEN ;-)
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PeterB7858 said 2311 days ago (March 23rd, 2011)
Very nice...
Hi George. This is a very nice piece of music. Enjoyed it. Regards, Peter
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Henke said 2306 days ago (March 28th, 2011)
Very sweet
and interesting composition. You're good with your musical chisel :-) Thanks for the DL!

/Henke
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mvh9591 said 1970 days ago (February 27th, 2012)
Nice____
Hello George,
I found this out of pure luck surfing IK forum and read your post which linked me here. (Small world) anyhow, I hope I can make as good of use of the T-Racks processors as you have. I really enjoyed your work.

Thanks for sharing,

mvh : )
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Silky5 said 1970 days ago (February 27th, 2012)
Nice chamber
Short but sweet. Sonically excellent and the dynamics done well. Good work just wish it was longer ;-)
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Name: George Peter Tingley
Location: Point Richmond CA USA
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Composing and arranging music all my life, I lead a rather quiet existence in the small town of Point Richmond in the San Francisco Bay Area (northern California). I've had an opportunity of studying with some great people - like Nadia Boulanger with... [see more]

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