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I got bored on the train. And I have always loved this piece which tells of a miller's daughter, how she falls in love with a soldier in spring in the first verse, is jilted in autumn the second, and dies in the snows of winter in the final. I wanted to show the three stages through the orchestration - almost a full orchestra for the first verse, voice, violin and piano in the second, and voice, flute and piano in the final verse. Flute has always seemed a bit mournful to me, which is why I included it there. This is also my first time using the voice plugin with EWQLSO.
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Uploaded: Jul 14, 2008 - 05:30:11 AM
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2008 - 05:30:11 AM Last Played: Jan 17, 2017 - 09:54:40 AM
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Feter said 3442 days ago (July 14th, 2008)
Allan Water
this is awesome ..loved the song ..wish you
can sing with it ...I would think it will turn
a real charm more than what you already gave
us here ...lovely lovely work thanx alot for
sharin !!!
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Komrade K said 3440 days ago (July 16th, 2008)
You've got a Scot's lilt here
I suspect this is a Scottish tune and you've definitely got that 19th century romantic interpretation of Scottish airs off to a tee in your arrangement, so much so that I wasn't so bothered about the faux strings - tho' I am a fiddler myself!

Thanks for posting, I enjoyed listening.

KK
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Name: Averil "Tincolindo" White
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