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Caught up at last on stuff.Heres a extended ( you know I like long !!!) version of Moanin for the other sax forum I did tonight.Enjoy.

 
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It's doing me nut in. Didn't it used to be a television theme tune? Can't think what it was. AArrrggghhh!
 

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Fine beginning with good use of dynamics then blasts off with a great transition at 1:02 and steps outside. Kind of like a space walk, but from the guy inside the suit's point of view...not looking at the serenity of a guy with the earth behind, but being in the suit with your heart pounding, totally in control, but not in a way you'd walk around on the planet below. The rest of it is also good, but those outside moments that first come up are great.
 
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Fine beginning with good use of dynamics then blasts off with a great transition at 1:02 and steps outside. Kind of like a space walk, but from the guy inside the suit's point of view...not looking at the serenity of a guy with the earth behind, but being in the suit with your heart pounding, totally in control, but not in a way you'd walk around on the planet below. The rest of it is also good, but those outside moments that first come up are great.

Now that's some great description there Wade :welldone.I love it.Its a classic tune for sure and as ever I extended the blow.I love the long blows.I had fun.Thanks for checking it out.
 

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I'm not sure Colin.Do a google search dude.

I could only find it as part of the soundtrack on a film called The Whole Nine Yards (Bruce Willis & Matthew Perry 2000), which I haven't seen

@davey - right up my street, loved it :)
 

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Can't seem to get your youtube vids to play on my laptop or phone Davey. Very frustrating.
 
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I could only find it as part of the soundtrack on a film called The Whole Nine Yards (Bruce Willis & Matthew Perry 2000), which I haven't seen

@davey - right up my street, loved it :)

Good old Google,clever stuff.Thanks for the listen and i'm happy you likes it Sue.
 
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Can't seem to get your youtube vids to play on my laptop or phone Davey. Very frustrating.

Heres the soundcloud for Moanin and my version of Shintosen

https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/moanin


View: https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/shintosen


hope you enjoy Profusia.
 
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Heres the soundcloud for Moanin and my version of Shintosen

https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/moanin


View: https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/shintosen


hope you enjoy Profusia.

Hey thanks dude - at work now but will listen when I get chance.
 
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Got my earphones today so was able to sneak a listen, and glad I did...

https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/moanin

Really nice work Davey, loved the head. I thought 90% of the improv was exceptional too. The odd other bits are probably just too advanced/progressive for my fledgling jazz ears. I might need a bit of time lol

View: https://soundcloud.com/daveysax1/shintosen

Ah now this one was 100% gold start to end. Very nice! I wish I could do even a little bit of what you do.
 
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Got my earphones today so was able to sneak a listen, and glad I did...



Really nice work Davey, loved the head. I thought 90% of the improv was exceptional too. The odd other bits are probably just too advanced/progressive for my fledgling jazz ears. I might need a bit of time lol



Ah now this one was 100% gold start to end. Very nice! I wish I could do even a little bit of what you do.

Good to see you got there in the end.Thanks for having a gander at them.
 

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Good stuff on Moanin, yer right there it's a classic, yur playing is too!...Expressive like....Off to check out Shintosen....strange name that, where did that come from Eh!
 

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Hi Davy

Shintosen, sounded like something Jan Garbarek would do, though your sound is very different.

Listening to your your stuff for some time now, your obviously more than comfortable with recording yourself and have a good set up with all the tec to support it....Your pretty much our resident GAS expert....could you tell me what sort of gear your using, like mic's music programmes, drum machines, loopers, reverbs etc etc. I presume you've been on this Music production route for some time, because it's bloody professional? Apologies if someone has asked you this before, but I'd really like to know!

How's the Gym goin Mate .... I'd like to see a new improved wok free avatar on Cafe Sax some day!
 

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.Off to check out Shintosen....strange name that, where did that come from Eh!

The backing track came from me and has undergone a "Chinese Whisper", or in this case Japanese. It should be Shinkansen which is the name for the bullet train in Japan.
 

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Fine beginning with good use of dynamics then blasts off with a great transition at 1:02 and steps outside. Kind of like a space walk, but from the guy inside the suit's point of view...not looking at the serenity of a guy with the earth behind, but being in the suit with your heart pounding, totally in control, but not in a way you'd walk around on the planet below. The rest of it is also good, but those outside moments that first come up are great.

Wade I went back and listened to that section again, Yes I thought your description was Fab...I'm starting to see what outside (of the tune) really means.. I used to think, (with playing outside) discordant, not pretty, odd, but no I can see an extra dimension of style, freedom, rhythm etc, which to me now seems to highlight the normal part of the tune, and gives another sense of change from inside to outside, not possible by staying inside!

Hope this makes sense!
Maybe I should start investigating outside playing in this vein...do you have any suggestions, ie Players, tunes, Youtubes etc, to ease myself into understanding this more.

Off to walk some of the Queen Charlotte Walkway
in Marlborough.
Ciao
 

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Hi Jimu. there is a current thread on the other site :
http://forum.saxontheweb.net/showth...D-Want-to-better-understand-the-sounds-I-hear
This asks a similar question and has has references to players who use this technique a lot. I'm very fond of guitarist Wayne Krantz who uses this in his playing.

The Queen Charlotte Track! Beauty! Hopefully the weather will cooperate, well at least you won't have thousands of tourists around.
 
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Good stuff on Moanin, yer right there it's a classic, yur playing is too!...Expressive like....Off to check out Shintosen....strange name that, where did that come from Eh!

Yea its a sweet old tune.Makes you smile I think.Good to hear you were liking it there.
 
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