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Daybreak


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davidsmith99

 Genre: Classical

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Started as a divertimento for strings, but evolved quickly to a full orchestra piece with horns, winds and percussion. Three short movements: Pre-dawn, Sunrise, The Land Awakens
~6 min
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Uploaded: Oct 05, 2012 - 12:35:00 AM
Last Updated: Oct 06, 2012 - 12:57:00 AM Last Played: Jan 17, 2017 - 02:08:16 PM
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Feter said 1877 days ago (October 5th, 2012)
Daybreak
The large ground you created on this piece is fabulous ,Amazing use of all instruments and pan them as you sit in front of a full Orchestra ..thanks a lot for sharing !
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Songwriterz said 1877 days ago (October 5th, 2012)
Beautiful
Beautiful piece, lots of things going on here, full of emotions, perfect for a movie! Enjoyed it very very much love Heidi
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DWL said 1876 days ago (October 6th, 2012)
You packed a lot into 6 minutes
A veritable mini symphony. Lovely changes in texture and clever orchestration.

Daybreak is a perfect title.

Cheers

Dick
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paul f. page said 1875 days ago (October 6th, 2012)
Twinkling highlights
All of those solo entries are so full of energy and pleasantly appealing. The general mix of instruments strikes me as well-considered in the whole scheme of your programme, each section serving the entire picture you're trying to create. I do very much like the low drone in Part I which you use so effectively at the beginning of this movement. Movement II: nice pizz strings and gentle woodwinds to signal the day's arrival. Movement III: I wasn't sure where it began...or if it did. I was waiting for the 2nd mvt. to play itself out...and I guess it did.
All in all, this is a really ambitious work and the result is a most-pleasant and satisfying listen. It was delightful to hear it.
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Name: David Smith
Location: California United States
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Composer, mostly contemporary classical music for orchestral and chamber ensembles. Delving into cinematic works blending orchestra with pop and ethnic percussion. I live in a rural town on the edge of the Redwood forest in Northern California. ... [see more]

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