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A cinematic-type piece, this is my first composition with large-scale orchestral instrumentation. I composed the theme two years ago with the intention of creating a Narnia-themed album. Done completely in Finale, and rendered with Garritan sounds.
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Uploaded: May 02, 2009 - 09:51:41 PM
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2009 - 04:38:25 PM Last Played: Sep 04, 2017 - 07:58:40 AM
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drakonis said 3307 days ago (May 2nd, 2009)
Welcome.... nice intro!
Wow, I can tell a lot of work went into this... very nice writing for orchestra here, I like the way you hand the themes off and leave space... sort of a promenade feel. Welcome to Macjams, you'll find a lot of kindred spirits here... Switched on Bach, aye? Yup, I had almost every album :-) So you must like Peter Schickele too. I look forward to hearing more of your works, and hope you get a chance to critique some of my stuff too.
ttfn,
Drakonis
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SmokeyVW said 3307 days ago (May 2nd, 2009)
nice, very nice
an excellent symphonic piece!

thanks for sharing


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Feter said 3307 days ago (May 2nd, 2009)
Cair Paravel
What a joyful majistic work ...amazing sense of the style and time era ...
awesome work with the arrangement ...the solos speaks to each other so
well and brilliant so ...this is impressive ...thnx alot for sharin !!!!
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Char said 3307 days ago (May 3rd, 2009)
It is
a very triumphant sounding piece. Thank you.
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kassia said 3206 days ago (August 12th, 2009)
cair paravel
what an incredible composition! very very well done. majestic and triumphant. full of joy and wonder. you've used each of your instruments perfectly, with variety and complexity. this never felt too thick or overdone, just wonderful. great work!
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Henke said 3117 days ago (November 8th, 2009)
Anything serious Narnia
and I am a fan ;-) And this is very well made! Your first large scale comp too? Who could have thought... Thanks for sharing. - And a late welcome to MJ!

/Henke
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sschedra said 3096 days ago (November 30th, 2009)
Brandon,
Very nice! You handle the orchestral composing well from my uneducated viewpoint. I have always loved orchestral music, but have no formal training. This piece is really inspirational.
Very well done,
Stephen
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