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It’s Halloween 2018..... #2768777
10/01/18 11:43 AM
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So I hope I’m a little more prepared this year as I had just started playing when the season “creeped upon us” last time. Other than buying candy for Trick Or Treaters (I live in the country and have none but the candy disappears) I enjoy the music and movies. Bring your ideas here folks and Happy 🎃

To the young lady who posted the theme from the “Halloween” movie last year, please bring it back as I can’t find it. That was great and I so want to learn it.


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2768780
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The Halloween thread from last year

2017

Last edited by dogperson; 10/01/18 11:52 AM.
Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2768810
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Not yet, but we have 30 days to practice something...


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2768813
10/01/18 01:32 PM
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PUBLIC DOMAIN HALLOWEEN MUSIC

Here is a list of public domain music with a Halloween theme. If you want any of these, a google search for the title will turn it up for free download from a university library:

These is instrumental (piano only):

Amber Witch March - 1880
Cauldron Rag, The - 1909
Celebrated Witches' Dance, The
Chase of the Witches - 1912
Death on the Pale Horse. Gallop - 1865
Devil's Gift (The Three Bars of Gold), The - 1846
Devil's Mill (Le Moulin Diabolique), The - 1887
Flight of the Witches - 1910
Galop Infernal. heck-Up-To-Date. A Real Devilish Two-step - 1891
Ghost of the goblin man (instrumental)
Ghost of the Violin, The - 1912
Goblin Galop - 1873
Grandmother tells a Ghost Story - 1880
Greenwich Witch - 1921
Halloween Dance - 1908
Halloween Jack O'Lantern Rag - 1911
Jack Frost - 1906
March of the Goblins - 1879
Oh You Devil Rag - 1909
Pace That Kills, The - 1911
Ride of the Storm Witches
Rose Witch Mazourka - 1870
Speckled Spider Rag - 1910
Spectre Chase, The - 1881
Spider's Dance
Spooky spooks : fox trot - 1916
Storm An Imitation of Nature, The - 1858
Train D'Enfer
Vampire Waltz, The - 1911
Will o' the Wisp - 1912
Will o' the Wisp Rag - 1911
Witches Carnival, The - 1882
Witches' Dance - 1878
Witches' Dance - 1909
Witche's Dance (Hexentaz)
Witches' Dream, The - 1879
Witches Flight, The - 1903
Witch Hazel Polka
Witch's Whirl Waltzes

These are songs with piano accompaniment:

At the Devil's Ball - 1913
Beware - 1853
Beware Cavatina - 1864
Boogie Boo, The - 1908
Boogie Man Rag, The - 1912
Denny Malone's Ghost - 1871
Dese Bones Shall Rise Again - 1880
Devil's Love Song, The - 1917
Evil Eye, The - 1905
Four Witches. Character Song and Chorus For Female Voices, The - 1880
Funfmal Hundert Tausend Teufel (500,000 Devils) - 1866
Ghost of a Rag, The - 1912
Ghost of John James, The - 1888
Ghost of the Goblin Man, The (vocal)- 1912
Ghost of the terrible blues - 1916
Ghost of the Violin, The - 1012
Giles Scroggins' Ghost. A Favorite Comic Song
Haunted Brooklet, The - 1881
Haunted Ground, The - 1881
Haunted House, The - 1914
Haunted Spring, The
Haunted Stream. Ballad
Haunted Stream, The - 1878
Haunt of the Witches - 1894
In Your Haunted Castle -Legend of the Bells - 1878
I Shall Have Em! - 1900
Jack O'Lantern Girl, The - 1904
Jack O' Lantern Joe - 1905
Little Orphant Annie - 1913
Little Orphant Annie- 1916
Little Orphant Annie - 1921
Old Haunted Mill, The - 1881
Our House was Haunted - 1881
Ragtime Goblin Man, The - 1911
Raven, The - 1862
Sea Witch, The - 1863
Shipwreck'd Seaman's Ghost, The
Skeleton Rag. Song, The-l55455
Skeleton Rag, The - 1911
Sneak, The - 1922
Spooky-Ooky Blues - 1920
Strida La Vampa-The Vampire Stalks Forth - Verdi - 1873
That Mysterious Rag-l25157
Vampire, The - 1914
Voodoo Man, The-l54111
Witch Behind the Moon, The - 1902
Wolf is Out, The

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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2768820
10/01/18 02:14 PM
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I actually came up with a chord progression that sounds good for Halloween. Ill have to record it closer to the time.


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2768889
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Hut of Baba Yaga from Pictures at an exhibition.

Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: Zaphod] #2768898
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Originally Posted by Zaphod
Hut of Baba Yaga from Pictures at an exhibition.

Good one!


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775127
10/24/18 09:02 AM
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With one week until Halloween...

I made this video 3 years ago, yikes! ... that is scary just thinking about that fact. Hope it gets you in the mood.



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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775259
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That's awesome, Scorpio!


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: GidgetKeys] #2775311
10/25/18 01:17 AM
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Originally Posted by GidgetKeys
That's awesome, Scorpio!


Plus 1. Wish I had time to learn that.


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775369
10/25/18 08:37 AM
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I'm working on Schumann Fürchtenmachen.
For weeks it was pretty scary in all the wrong ways, but now most of it is starting to shape up.


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775683
10/26/18 03:14 PM
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Bach's toccata and fugue are quite obvious halloween piece.

My version of toccata part from 4 years ago. It could be better, but I'm pretty happy with it considering how little time I had played piano back then smile



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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775687
10/26/18 03:37 PM
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I enjoyed listening to and watching. Nicely done Juke.💀


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2775828
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Originally Posted by monkeeys
I enjoyed listening to and watching. Nicely done Juke.💀


Thank you very much!


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2776345
10/29/18 12:43 AM
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Absolutely superb, Juke! You also have very lovely hands, looks great on that keyboard!

Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2776834
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I won't have anything prepped for the recital next month so this is a Halloween improv trying out some spooky intervals: https://soundcloud.com/user-133289935/halloween-improv

Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: dobro] #2776924
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I’ve gotten all of the notes learned for the Halloween movie theme but it’s super slow. I’ll have it to performance speed by next year.🙁


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Re: It’s Halloween 2018..... [Re: Halaa] #2776956
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GoldmanT: Very nice improvisation. I especially liked more silent part after build up, before ending.

Originally Posted by Halaa
Absolutely superb, Juke! You also have very lovely hands, looks great on that keyboard!

Why, thank you smile


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