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Thanks.

A good dollop of post production provided much more help than I’d like to admit!
 

Sue

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Superb, thank you for sharing
 
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Glad you liked.

I'm beginning to appreciate Billy Strayhorn more and more as time goes by. He wrote some great songs.
 
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MikeMorrell

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I just listened to this again - bumped up by your reply - and I'd forgotten that I'd listened to this recording earlier and had responded with just 'Wonderful'! So I was listening with 'fresh ears' and probably with more focu and sensitivity than first time around.

Yes I love the composition. I also think you - together - superbly demonstrate what a great sax ensemble can do in terms of subtle chords, melody/supporting lines and synchronized changes in rhythm.

This recording has expanded my awareness of what a sax ensemble is able to do.

Mike
 

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Thoroughly enjoyable playing and the creativity used in the arrangement is at the highest level. Can you tell us more about the "Breathe Saxophone Group"? Are you a member, and if so what part(s) do you play?
 
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Thoroughly enjoyable playing and the creativity used in the arrangement is at the highest level. Can you tell us more about the "Breathe Saxophone Group"? Are you a member, and if so what part(s) do you play?
Thanks Jbt

Yes I’m a member playing the sopranino/soprano parts.

We’re just a London based group playing stuff that we find interesting. More a rehearsal group playing for fun than gigging. Only 3 local gigs in as many years. Hopefully gently changing perceptions of what people think a saxophone should sound like.

Mike: Relieved you liked it both times.:)
 
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