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Sing Out, Sweet Bells



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Doing all these traditional Christmas songs got me in the mood to write my own. Plus I wanted to do something with my choir, I haven't used them all that much lately. Thinking up a title was difficult - mainly because there are so many Christmas bell-type songs out there, most of the titles have already been thought of! But I couldn;t think of any called 'sing out, sweet bells', so there you go.

The church-style bells at the beginning are a little bit of improv from me, recorded live (using the computer keyboard as a midi keyboard which is very difficult!) Hope you enjoy it, anyway.

After listening to this again, I've decided this might be a work in progress. I'm not happy with the ending - I feel like I need to build that into something, bring in some deep strings, more bells and really work it.
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Uploaded: Nov 09, 2008 - 03:47:10 PM
Last Updated: Nov 09, 2008 - 03:53:01 PM Last Played: Jan 11, 2019 - 11:24:23 AM
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Feter said 3787 days ago (November 9th, 2008)
Sing Out, Sweet Bells
this is cool ...I know its hard to write choir with
such digital sound ..but I can feel the beauty of it !
its all there ...very nice very nice my friend ...!
thnx alot for sharing !!!!
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Reinholt56 said 3786 days ago (November 10th, 2008)
I'm not too sure about the balance of the sounds in the piece and, as you say, the ending seems to need more work.

I enjoyed what you have done so far. I will look forward to added strings and any other instrumentation that you care to add in your next version.

Take care.

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guitapick said 3786 days ago (November 10th, 2008)
I have...
...that ornament. Been in the family for 3 generations.

Very nice tune...thank you. I love Christmas.
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michael2 said 3786 days ago (November 10th, 2008)
like the melodies in this piece, can't believe that you typed this out on your qwerty keys. very holiday sounding and very nice. now, how about a re-mix with all moog sounds (like one of those early 70's moog xmas records). great work.
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mvh9591 said 3785 days ago (November 10th, 2008)
Nice work_____
I'm feeling the spirit already. ($)

Thanks for sharing,

mvh : )

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