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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2810371
02/03/19 11:23 PM
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I don't think you missed much by missing the Super Bowl. It was very uneventful.

My submission is probably uneventful as well, a piece by Heinrich Hofmann. It's nice, and I noticed the name wasn't already in the list of composers, so I thought I'd add to it. Maybe I'll work on a new Einaudi piece after listening to the submissions.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: bSharp(C)yclist] #2810378
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Originally Posted by bSharp(C)yclist
... the Super Bowl. It was very uneventful.


That's not how I would describe it. A great defensive gem. Something the game of football sorely needs.
[sorry for the off topic post]


Looking forward to the recital ... these recitals are never uneventful. wink


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2810414
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Okay, I did it, first submission! I choose to stray from the standard repertoire and played a prelude I sight transcribed from a classical guitar suite by Argentinian composer Maximo Diego Pujol. I think there is so much extraordinary music being written by contemporary composers in South America that builds on the classical foundations of European music yet contain a national character that makes it both unique and special. Anyway, I can't get enough of it, I wanted to play something by somebody living, and this was a simple enough piece for me to pull it together quickly.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2810426
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Interesting submission list, so far. Though I must say, my "desire-for-neatness-reflex" lets me stumble at Peyton's submission from the new-to-me composer "Einuadi"... grin

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: Monica K.] #2810452
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Originally Posted by Monica K.
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Originally Posted by Animisha

I think I will win the trophy for the shortest piece. smile


I wouldn't be so sure wink


Without giving any spoilers as to actual length, I will say that Animisha's got you beat, sinophilia. wink


Ouch! I knew it had to be played faster! laugh


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: RogerRL] #2810455
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Originally Posted by RogerRL
Okay, I did it, first submission! I choose to stray from the standard repertoire and played a prelude I sight transcribed from a classical guitar suite by Argentinian composer Maximo Diego Pujol. I think there is so much extraordinary music being written by contemporary composers in South America that builds on the classical foundations of European music yet contain a national character that makes it both unique and special. Anyway, I can't get enough of it, I wanted to play something by somebody living, and this was a simple enough piece for me to pull it together quickly.

That sounds interesting! Looking forward to it.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: RogerRL] #2810462
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I've done it! Ooh la la!!

Had to send it twice because I'm a little challenged with clicks of the mouse sometimes, sorry about that — it's the exact same file twice. It's a Schumann kiddie song, as I've been learning for 4 months… and I'm quite child-like!

Never mind the ear infection, I thought I better send it in anyway…

Originally Posted by RogerRL
Okay, I did it, first submission! I choose to stray from the standard repertoire and played a prelude I sight transcribed from a classical guitar suite by Argentinian composer Maximo Diego Pujol. I think there is so much extraordinary music being written by contemporary composers in South America that builds on the classical foundations of European music yet contain a national character that makes it both unique and special. Anyway, I can't get enough of it, I wanted to play something by somebody living, and this was a simple enough piece for me to pull it together quickly.


And this sounds super intriguing. As my first love was the classical guitar, I very much look forward to this!

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2810929
02/05/19 10:16 AM
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I'm in - I think we are up to 30+ submissions now.

Now I can go do something else!

Sam

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: Moo :)] #2811202
02/06/19 12:03 AM
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Originally Posted by Moo :)
I've uploaded mine and this time it is not Mendelssohn !

I'm looking forward to hear the submissions from Schubert - German Dance D783 no. 5 and Moments Musicaux no 4. Fantastic pieces there!



Mendelssohn is covered! smile

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2812592
02/09/19 07:12 AM
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I'm in at No. 32 (of 33) with a David Lanz "Love Song" just in time for Valentine's Day ...


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2812859
02/09/19 08:55 PM
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I was expecting a big influx of submissions on the weekend, but we're holding at 33... my guess of 65 for the final number of submissions is looking overly optimistic. eek

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2812890
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I'm in.
We are likely to be snowed in next week, so I may get a chance to record again before the deadline. (Or I may not, as the kids will also be home from school.)

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2813029
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Apparently mp3 with 192kbps at constant bitrate is recommended because of the streaming server. Does that mean that encoding at a higher bitrate (eg. 320kbps) at constant bitrate would be a bad idea?

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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: QuasiUnaFantasia] #2813060
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Originally Posted by QuasiUnaFantasia
Apparently mp3 with 192kbps at constant bitrate is recommended because of the streaming server. Does that mean that encoding at a higher bitrate (eg. 320kbps) at constant bitrate would be a bad idea?


Not at all. It can be any bit rate. It's just the file size can't exceed a certain amount I think, I can't remember what size though (10 MB?). I encode mine at 256 constant.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: bSharp(C)yclist] #2813120
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Originally Posted by bSharp(C)yclist
Originally Posted by QuasiUnaFantasia
Apparently mp3 with 192kbps at constant bitrate is recommended because of the streaming server. Does that mean that encoding at a higher bitrate (eg. 320kbps) at constant bitrate would be a bad idea?


Not at all. It can be any bit rate. It's just the file size can't exceed a certain amount I think, I can't remember what size though (10 MB?). I encode mine at 256 constant.


20 MB - allows for 7-9 minutes of music...


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2813234
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In at # 38 with Schubert's Moments Musicaux # 3. I had planned to submit the Tchaikovsky Seasons (June) but every time I heard the recording I just kept hating it more and more - finding details that I know would sound better on another take..And then when I would record it again the next day, there would be an awkward pause somewhere else, or a missed chord, and I just said "screw this" and decided to submit something else. Ironically the Schubert piece is what I am working on right now w/ my teacher, so there are 1 or 2 spots in the middle which seem slower but overall, this is the best take I have gotten for this piece.
I may submit the June piece for the next recital when I may feel more comfortable having memorized it fully by then.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2813320
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I can't wait to hear it, AssociateX. It's one of my favorites.

There was a recording of it in my Casio P-760 that I listened to a lot. Until I sold it. cry

But, the other day I attended a recital by Daria Rabotkina, and she played MMs 2-6. It was wonderful.

Don't worry about slow. This piece gets played at many different speeds by different pianists. And, they all make it sound so nice. And, rubato seems to be very accepted with this piece.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2814137
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Merry Christmas.

newbert - I'm looking forward to Misty. I've played it in the past, but I have trouble keeping it in my fingers, so I'd have to relearn it now.


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Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2814334
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I'll try to make sure to not miss the deadline by a few hours this time.. still not sure what to present though, either a ragtime or a really weird/funny piece from Poulenc? First suggestion wins!

Re: Recital 53 --- Call For Submissions [Re: AB Forum Recital] #2814362
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I'm in at 47....I think next time...I need to challenge myself.
So much for thinking ahead.


Cheers!!!

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