The June / Ladoga

Show off original scores and recordings made with Linux!

Moderators: MattKingUSA, khz

Post Reply
User avatar
psyocean
Established Member
Posts: 370
Joined: Thu Oct 13, 2016 4:54 pm
Location: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Contact:

The June / Ladoga

Post by psyocean »

Two improvisations for time-kill or background listening :)

1. "The June". It's improvisation covered on prepared sequence.

https://www.neizvestniy-geniy.ru/cat/mu ... tml?author

2. "Ladoga". The largest freshwater lake in Europe :!: Split key-zone mode.

https://www.neizvestniy-geniy.ru/cat/mu ... tml?author

Image
Guitar and synth tales... https://www.youtube.com/user/Psyocean/

jonetsu
Established Member
Posts: 1791
Joined: Sat Jun 11, 2016 12:05 am

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by jonetsu »

"Ладога" is quite nice, mostly due to the reed (regular oboe ?) sound. Near the very end, at 4:02, the trill sounds way too much like a keyboard playing. With the long tones, it might be a good approach (that's what I do since I played saxophone a long time ago) is to get into the role of someone who plays the real instrument. That person has to breath sometimes. Also, just a little bit of vibrato by the end of the tones can add more realism.

Of course, there's also the approach consisting of saying that's a computer sound and it will sound like a computer. It's a different approach.

"Июнь" however is rather bland I found. It just goes by ... yes, it is for background listening, but this is too literal :)

Cheers.

User avatar
milo
Established Member
Posts: 530
Joined: Wed Sep 06, 2017 2:55 am
Location: Southern Utah, USA
Contact:

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by milo »

jonetsu wrote:"Июнь" however is rather bland I found. It just goes by ... yes, it is for background listening, but this is too literal :)
That's funny, because I liked "The June" better than "Ladoga"! To each his own, I suppose.

"The June" has a laid back feel, like an early 90's new age recording. I like the in-your-face timbre of the lead synth that comes in at 1:03. Psyocean, thanks for sharing all of your interesting tunes.

User avatar
psyocean
Established Member
Posts: 370
Joined: Thu Oct 13, 2016 4:54 pm
Location: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Contact:

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by psyocean »

Milo, thank you! Be happy! :wink:

Image
Guitar and synth tales... https://www.youtube.com/user/Psyocean/

Basslint
Established Member
Posts: 331
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:25 pm
Location: Italy

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by Basslint »

milo wrote:
jonetsu wrote:"Июнь" however is rather bland I found. It just goes by ... yes, it is for background listening, but this is too literal :)
That's funny, because I liked "The June" better than "Ladoga"! To each his own, I suppose.

"The June" has a laid back feel, like an early 90's new age recording. I like the in-your-face timbre of the lead synth that comes in at 1:03. Psyocean, thanks for sharing all of your interesting tunes.
I agree with you on The June, it sounds a lot like 90s new age records! Very nice.

I hear some clipping on "Ladoga", be careful :wink:
The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they had everything in common. [Acts 4:32]

Wanna make music on openSUSE? Check out Geekos DAW!

User avatar
psyocean
Established Member
Posts: 370
Joined: Thu Oct 13, 2016 4:54 pm
Location: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Contact:

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by psyocean »

Basslint, thank you! :wink:

My ancient computer is also almost from the 90s, I hope after the upgrade of the equipment that I spend at this time,
the clipping will disappear :D Xeon and Linux it's a power! :mrgreen:

Image
Guitar and synth tales... https://www.youtube.com/user/Psyocean/

Basslint
Established Member
Posts: 331
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:25 pm
Location: Italy

Re: The June / Ladoga

Post by Basslint »

psyocean wrote:Basslint, thank you! :wink:

My ancient computer is also almost from the 90s, I hope after the upgrade of the equipment that I spend at this time,
the clipping will disappear :D Xeon and Linux it's a power! :mrgreen:
Well you manage to make a lot of interesting stuff on that gear, in my opinion your pieces are among the most interesting posted here! :D
The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they had everything in common. [Acts 4:32]

Wanna make music on openSUSE? Check out Geekos DAW!

Post Reply