SOTM December 2018 - Jingle Bells

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Thanks guys,
You feel a bit like a flagellant playing the next voice in multitrack after playing one a bit messy, hehe.
Lots to learn about yourself and your bad habits.

Cheers, Guenne
 
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In the medley thread, it was mentioned that a few soprano and bari renditions might balance things out. Here is one on soprano, though I'm really hoping others who are far better than me will post.

https://soundcloud.com/user-205889630%2Fjingle-bells-soprano View: https://soundcloud.com/user-205889630/jingle-bells-soprano
That was fun! Thanks you.
It's great to hear the little saxes joining in. There's something jolly about a soprano sax version, in comparison to a tenor, which tends to be a bit more serious.
Who knows, maybe we'll get a 'nino as well.
 

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That was fun! Thanks you.
It's great to hear the little saxes joining in. There's something jolly about a soprano sax version, in comparison to a tenor, which tends to be a bit more serious.
Who knows, maybe we'll get a 'nino as well.
I think it's their little elf-like voices.
 

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The only trouble with this tune is that it's horribly sticky! :doh:

It keeps coming back hunting me all day long. :w00t:
 

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Reminds me of school days many Christmases back...

I like this one too:
 
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Well I suppose it is Xmas so in order to lower the tone and lend support here's my tenor version.I didn't think the the final altissimo G note was going to crack as the reed is getting a bit soft but it got there just!

A good version. Many thanks.

Speaking as someone who has never managed to play an altissimo G, I am in awe of anyone who can. :thumb:

I liked the modulation too.
 

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