The Right Side

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  • Tune Database entry
  • Tune Name: The Right Side

  • Tune Type: 4/4

  • Composed By: Roy Clearwater

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  • Year Composed: 2007


Roy
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The Right Side

Post by Roy » Wed Sep 05, 2007 8:16 pm

Hi, Here is a little tune that i wrote for an attack on the march. Please let me know what you think. Cheers
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david n. siegel
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Post by david n. siegel » Thu Sep 06, 2007 6:10 am

Nice forward drive! Maybe a "left side" which adds a little harmonic interest. Do you consider this a hornpipe? Hornreel? A round 4/4 march?

I think some of the new style hornpipes are almost round 4/4 marches, as they often hit a melodic peak at a moderate tempo rahter than fast.

This one of yours comes out nicely without high speed, whatever tune-type it might be.

Another one for my never-to-be-published music book, NOT The Scots Guards, Too.

A pro tune!

-David.

Roy
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Post by Roy » Thu Sep 06, 2007 7:30 am

Thanks David
You raise an interesting point. I was thinking about it all day!!! When i added the tune it asked me for tune type, and i couldnt answer it!!!..it feels like a hornpipe...but with with a reel/march rythem. They best that i could come up with is "Marchpipe".
Thanks for the reponse!!! By the way, i really like your Hornpipe with the C naturals! Very modern and appealing!! Good work!
Cheers

Roy.

stacpiper
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Superb!

Post by stacpiper » Mon Jan 14, 2008 11:17 pm

I really enjoyed this its got a genre of its own to it, a hybrid tune if you will.

Roy
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Post by Roy » Sun Mar 30, 2008 9:21 am

Thanks. You guys sounded good at the nationals!! :-)

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