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By Devieus on August 20, 2020 3:58 am

So that arpeggio-like thing I was talking about last week, let's talk about that in a bit. I added another bird pattern. It's the same bird, it just comes by a second time to say a different thing. What a considerate bird.

Back to the arpeggio-thingy. I tweaked it so now it feels more rhythmically interesting and I'm thinking of expanding on it to change per section. The way it works is it starts out as a list of four sixteenth notes, then I randomly add 12 extra lengths equivalent to a sixteenth note to one of those four notes. This way it may end up with four quarter notes, but more likely it'll create some interesting skews.

For illustration, it's like this:
1: [16th, 16th, 16th, 16th]
2: [16th, 16th, 16th, 8th]
3: [16th, 16th, 16th, dotted 8th]
4: [8th, 16th, 16th, dotted 8th]
etc.

Give it a go yourself if you feel you need some zest.

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August 24, 2020 12:15 am

Bweee bwooo, bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee (bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee), bweee bweee bwee bweee bweeeeeeeee, bah bah bah buh duhhh...

August 24, 2020 4:00 am

Tweaking and tweeting as usual! smile

August 24, 2020 9:53 am

Gooskin moment on 1:28. Very well generated.

August 24, 2020 2:09 pm

Good stuff smile I enjoy around the 1:45 mark especially

August 24, 2020 7:14 pm

My favourite part is around 1min 57 when you sense that hint of resolution after the harsh strings/bagpipe solo in this sonic meditative environment. I really like the birds vivid fly-by in the harsh section, nice work!

August 24, 2020 10:33 pm
fc wrote:

Bweee bwooo, bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee (bwee bwee bwee bwee bwee), bweee bweee bwee bweee bweeeeeeeee, bah bah bah buh duhhh...

For the most part it's Bwaa Bwooooooo Bwee Bwaa, but I like your takeaway too.

Mission Crossing wrote:

Tweaking and tweeting as usual! smile

As per usual.

Q-Rosh wrote:

Gooskin moment on 1:28. Very well generated.

Yea, not sure what happened, but I really dig it. I guess it just found a good note in the progression.

Sodabelly wrote:

Good stuff smile I enjoy around the 1:45 mark especially

Thanks! My best approach to transitioning between sections is to just not have a transition.

ScanianWolf wrote:

My favourite part is around 1min 57 when you sense that hint of resolution after the harsh strings/bagpipe solo in this sonic meditative environment. I really like the birds vivid fly-by in the harsh section, nice work!

Leave it to the birds to break the monotony.

August 24, 2020 10:53 pm

Hehe. It reminded me of Zelda, so I attempted to mimic that as a comment. Awesome track.

August 25, 2020 4:47 am

August 30, 2020 3:43 pm

Oh wow.. that signal is so pure and all up in dat stereo field... The concept of this piece went a bit above my head; but I like the chords and the synth design...

August 30, 2020 4:32 pm

I tried matching the bird call to that in online databases, but can't quite find a match. This illustrious bird may be the last of its kind. I'm hoping it lives a fulfilling life.

August 31, 2020 12:02 am
fc wrote:

Hehe. It reminded me of Zelda, so I attempted to mimic that as a comment. Awesome track.

I can see that.

Ipaghost wrote:

Such happy feet.

phliip wrote:

Oh wow.. that signal is so pure and all up in dat stereo field... The concept of this piece went a bit above my head; but I like the chords and the synth design...

It's nothing too complicated, including the stereo business.

Anon_Buster wrote:

I tried matching the bird call to that in online databases, but can't quite find a match. This illustrious bird may be the last of its kind. I'm hoping it lives a fulfilling life.

It's a highly trained one, I wouldn't expect you, or anyone, to recognize it.

September 3, 2020 5:39 pm

zweep zweep! Birds talk. zweep zweep wow wow. Birds talk.  Just offering up some lyrics.

September 3, 2020 9:14 pm
NWSPR wrote:

zweep zweep! Birds talk. zweep zweep wow wow. Birds talk.  Just offering up some lyrics.


Pretty legit.

September 20, 2020 12:03 am

September 20, 2020 8:00 am
orangedrink wrote:


This bird shall not have its wings clipped.

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