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Re: Euphonium & Piano Duet
« Reply #15 on: December 18, 2016, 09:01:11 AM »
Have you gone back to rework this, following Michel's suggestions? (I think you should.)
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Re: Euphonium & Piano Duet
« Reply #16 on: December 19, 2016, 09:13:54 AM »
Thanks for the observation, AO! Ron, I made a couple changes immediately after Michel's suggestions, but I haven't looked at this in a few weeks. I'll pull it up over the next few days and take another swing at it.


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Re: Euphonium & Piano Duet
« Reply #17 on: December 19, 2016, 03:47:18 PM »
Ben: I agree with Arthur that there are some good ideas here. You need to think about dynamics and phrasing--I see none of those things in this version. Remember that euphonium players need to breathe, so think about adding natural breathing (phrasing) places with rests, or when a breathing spot isn't absolutely clear, add breath marks. It's too bad you didn't add some vibrato to the euphonium part--without it, the instrument's wonderful singing quality is lost. I know Finale's euphonium sample doesn't include a vibrato option  :(. I suppose you could add that in a DAW. I don't know how that can be added in Finale.