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    Default The coldest place on Earth

    Here's a little tune I wrote after seeing a documentary about life in Yakutsk, the coldest place on the planet.
    http://soundcloud.com/maartenornstein/yanov

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    That's excellent. I really like your soprano playing Maarten.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    Oh, thanks. That means a lot, coming from you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Michael Ward View Post
    That's excellent. I really like your soprano playing Maarten.
    +1, very well played.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    well, it might not mean much to you coming from me .......but I enjoyed the piece too

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    Quote Originally Posted by milandro View Post
    well, it might not mean much to you coming from me .......but I enjoyed the piece too
    It does. Thank you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by warp x View Post
    It does. Thank you!
    My pleasure! Really a nice soprano sound. Hopefully this means that you’ve found a soprano that you were looking for some time ago. Cheers!

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    I did, sort of. The horn is the Mahillon I bought from member Uwe Steinmetz, with a nameless (but old) mouthpiece I found in a shop.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    interesting choice!

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    Beautiful, measured, artistic, and very lovely tone. Putting feeling first and not trying to just show off technique always wins my vote.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    Thank you. I enjoyed that. It was almost folk music in a strange kind of way.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    A very cool piece in every sense of the word. Love the form of it - the breaks, the Siberian sparse accompagniment combined with beautiful warm soprano sound.

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    Congratulations Warpx! I liked the piece, your playing & your sound. Very good music.

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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    Thanks for the kind words everyone

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    Very nice indeed with my coffee this morning, Thanks...
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    Default Re: The coldest place on Earth

    yes- great playing, very atmospheric, thanks for posting

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