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What Remains Behind


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notsosweet

 Genre: New Age

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Description
I wrote this after reading a phrase from one of Wordsworth's poems that really struck a chord with me (no pun intended).

I'd hit something of a rough patch in my life and sometimes it's just easier to express what you're feeling with music.

"We will grieve not, rather find
Strength in what remains behind;
In the primal sympathy
Which having been must ever be..."
-William Wordsworth
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Comments: 12
Fans: 6
Plays: 243
Downloads: 189
Votes: 9
Uploaded: Dec 04, 2005 - 01:27:42 PM
Last Updated: Dec 04, 2005 - 12:57:56 PM Last Played: Jan 27, 2017 - 11:55:30 PM
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Hardware:
Powerbook
M-Audio 88es
Software:
GarageBand
Jam Pack 4
Comments
thetiler said 4727 days ago (December 4th, 2005)
terrific
Like the softness, the delicacy, the soulfulness of this terrific piece.
The picture is fantastic to go with the music!

Thanks much notso
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steveg said 4727 days ago (December 4th, 2005)
Sweet Sounds
I like the sounds with the changes in the song. The piano is a wonderful
expression of feelings. Great stuff
Steve
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Modus said 4727 days ago (December 4th, 2005)
Nice
A really well done soft tune. Modus
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ziti said 4727 days ago (December 4th, 2005)
beautiful
sweet soulful sad music....lovely performance and production....goes
right in my iPod whit your others...thank you!


z
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Tadashi Togawa said 4705 days ago (December 26th, 2005)
Discovery of beauty
Beautiful melody.
Wonderful composition.
Piano with control.

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13 said 4675 days ago (January 25th, 2006)
wonderful
This really is a beautiful piece of music.

Wow.
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ktb said 4621 days ago (March 20th, 2006)
beautiful
the piano is so expressive and wonderfully ambient. you have an
elegant feel and nice spatial placement. the latter i have no idea what i
mean but its the closest thing i could articulate to "not crowding" the
piece with extra stuff. does just fine all on its lonesome...beautiful
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composerclark said 4603 days ago (April 7th, 2006)
Exceptionally beautiful.
This is exceptionally beautiful. It comes right from the heart. I only wish
it were longer. I hope you write more and keep posting!

Clark
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TomFairnie said 4480 days ago (August 8th, 2006)
so peaceful
Thankyou for sharing the peace in this music, just perfect for unwinding after the stresses of a busy day at work! Tom
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kassia said 3727 days ago (August 30th, 2008)
What Remains Behind
This is beautiful. There is sadness, and yet not despair. You have a wonderful way of letting the music breathe, just letting it be - no rushing, no crowding. Not afraid of the stillness and silence in between. A delicate touch on the piano, very soft and comforting. Thank you for sharing this piece of heart music.
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egobandit said 3695 days ago (October 1st, 2008)
play it
With me I just end up destroying it.... believe it or not with all the minor chords going on it gave me hope... so thanks!
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elfdaughter said 3428 days ago (June 25th, 2009)
So beautiful!
Wonderful, and really goes with Wordsworth's delicate poem...
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Name: Sarah Whiteley
Location: Seattle WA USA
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