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Re: Don't Panic - One Month to Recital 33 - February 15!
Sam S #2215477 01/15/14 10:34 PM
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Re: Don't Panic - One Month to Recital 33 - February 15!
Sam S #2215535 01/16/14 03:21 AM
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An original composition by Monica? Cool! laugh


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paul1971, welcome to PW!!! I think you should participate in ABF Recital. It's a unique experience.

I will probably submit another piece from the Einaudi's "In a Time Lapse" album. It will not be anything "too worked" once I've been very busy lately.


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Re: Don't Panic - One Month to Recital 33 - February 15!
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Originally Posted by Monica K.


I am proud to announce that this is the VERY FIRST RECITAL where I have the recording done BEFORE the call for submissions come out! I will be playing a piece that not only hasn't ever been performed in one of the AB forum recitals before, but it's by a composer who's never been represented. The only hint I'll give is that it's a new age composer/piece. (No surprises there!)




So it took 33 recitals to reach the point where you are prepared? I've got that to look forward to - only 13 more recitals and I can be prepared too!

Sam

Re: Don't Panic - One Month to Recital 33 - February 15!
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In need to get myself a recording device in time. The audio from my camcorder is just to bad (or I don't know how to place it properly).

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Originally Posted by Monica K
I am proud to announce that this is the VERY FIRST RECITAL where I have the recording done BEFORE the call for submissions come out! I will be playing a piece that not only hasn't ever been performed in one of the AB forum recitals before, but it's by a composer who's never been represented. The only hint I'll give is that it's a new age composer/piece. (No surprises there!)


Artist formally known as Einaudi! wink

Pass the mac & cheese please Monica.


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In need to get myself a recording device in time. The audio from my camcorder is just to bad (or I don't know how to place it properly).


Don't let that stop you. My bad zoom provided a dandy distraction from my bad playing. wink


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Sam, happy birthday! I see you got yourself a cake already smile


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Thanks for the birthday wishes, but I quit counting birthdays!

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So - are Sam and dynamobt twins who were separated at birth? maybe by several years? laugh At any rate, happy birthday to both of you, and party hearty!!

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Cathy, why do you say that? It's not my birthday today.


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OH! I mistook the smiley face for a cake! Darn these new glasses laugh

So, happy birthday to Sam, and happy unbirthday to you!

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Hey Sam, happy birthday -- enjoy!


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I missed this yesterday! Happy birthday Sam, hope your day was simply splendid!


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Happy unbirthday Sam! Where in Georgia are you anyway? I'm in Clemson (as in Tigers) SC.


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Happy Belated Birthday, Sam!

Well, I thought I was in great shape for this recital and was feeling good about my piece, until I had my first lesson after the six week holiday break. Of course, my teacher suggested lots of changes. So, I incorporated those and made my first recordings today. It is back to the drawing board. I am not quite there yet… Maybe I should just stop listening to Barenboim's recording of it. cry

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Happy Birthday, Sam!

After all I'm not sure about what to send to the recital... I think it's the first time I have many pieces to choose from smile


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Originally Posted by -Frycek
Happy unbirthday Sam! Where in Georgia are you anyway? I'm in Clemson (as in Tigers) SC.


Thanks Frycek - I'm in a tiny town southwest of Atlanta. But I'm very familiar with Clemson since I was born in SC, down in the low country.

Sam

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