Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2.5 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This Search is powered by Google
(ad)
Accu-Tuner
Sanderson Accu-Tuner
(125ad)
Piano Life Saver - Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad)
Pianoteq
Grotrian Concert
Royal
for Pianoteq out now
(ad)
Piano Buyer Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Buyers Guide
Who's Online
132 registered (agraffe, alwatson, Albunea, aluk, AdrianR, 33 invisible), 1901 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad)
Estonia Pianos
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#2295393 - 06/26/14 04:22 PM Invention in A
Polyphonist Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 9005
Loc: New York City
I will be using the new format again: thus, here is the recording: http://picosong.com/PJMc/

Now for the information, with a few extra categories added to the list:

Date of composition: June 26, 2014
Location: Home
Time spent: 30 minutes
Number of pages: 2
Duration: 50 seconds
Motive: Saw a recent post containing two-part compositions and thought I would write one.
Technical information: The piece begins with a canon at the octave, and soon modulates into the subdominant, remaining there for a substantial section of the piece, until a return to the tonic is effected. Soon afterward, a quasi-recapitulation begins, but offset by one bar from the original statement. The piece ends with a final statement of the tail of the opening motif in the bass, and a final bar which expands into four parts and makes use of material from the head of said motif.

Score:



Enjoy. smile
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
(ad)
Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#2295401 - 06/26/14 04:43 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Nikolas Online   blank
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 6477
Loc: UK
I know that it's dumb to say, plus I can't comment on the work right now, for various reasons, but this new thread feels to me much better. You're offering a recording, you're offering even a few words about how you came about thinking about this work, etc...

Thanks for this! smile
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#2295403 - 06/26/14 04:48 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Nikolas]
Polyphonist Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 9005
Loc: New York City
Originally Posted By: Nikolas
I know that it's dumb to say, plus I can't comment on the work right now, for various reasons, but this new thread feels to me much better. You're offering a recording, you're offering even a few words about how you came about thinking about this work, etc...

And, I'm spending that much more time on posting the thread. In addition to the usual business of taking a screenshot of the piece, posting the screenshot online, copying the link, and putting it in the PW post, I now have to set up the recording, export it through Sibelius into ITunes, change it into MP3 format, post the MP3 online, copy the link, and put it in the post. And, I have to spend yet more time writing the post itself. It's a lot of extra work, and I'm not enjoying it.
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
#2295415 - 06/26/14 05:07 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
larryz Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/10/11
Posts: 148
Loc: sweden
Poly, you are touching a subject I've been thinking about. Because pianoworld doesn't provide any supporting tools ( which are understandable because it is just a forum on the web ).

This leaves contributors with no information about how we want them to publish their materials here ( providing there is some sort of canonical format we would prefer ).
Those who "pump-and-dump" their audio files only, maybe they just don't realise their work aren't accessible for analysis and feedback, because the forum doesn't state it anywhere.

Nikolas and poly, and others, what are your thoughts on providing a youtube link like I did ? The video just displays the score, and you can hear the music playing.
The reason I'm asking, which also could help Poly, is that I find it very easy:
1) export from musescore into wav
2) take a screenshot of the score at musescore
3) combine the two into kdenlive, render a MPG file
4) upload to youtube

Sorry for being off-topic, the score looks reachable by someone at my level, so I'll make it up by some feedback later.

Top
#2295572 - 06/26/14 11:16 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Nikolas Online   blank
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 6477
Loc: UK
Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
Originally Posted By: Nikolas
I know that it's dumb to say, plus I can't comment on the work right now, for various reasons, but this new thread feels to me much better. You're offering a recording, you're offering even a few words about how you came about thinking about this work, etc...

And, I'm spending that much more time on posting the thread. In addition to the usual business of taking a screenshot of the piece, posting the screenshot online, copying the link, and putting it in the PW post, I now have to set up the recording, export it through Sibelius into ITunes, change it into MP3 format, post the MP3 online, copy the link, and put it in the post. And, I have to spend yet more time writing the post itself. It's a lot of extra work, and I'm not enjoying it.
Look.

I said thank you for listening to my suggestions (however strongly voiced).

I'm not an admin here, or a mod here. Just a regular member who voiced some concerns. I was glad to see that you took notice, but if you can't stand it, it's not the end of the world you know.

Really this is simply getting too much out of nothing! frown
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#2295573 - 06/26/14 11:18 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Nikolas]
Polyphonist Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 9005
Loc: New York City
Originally Posted By: Nikolas
Really this is simply getting too much out of nothing! frown

What does that mean?
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
#2295574 - 06/26/14 11:19 PM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Nikolas Online   blank
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 6477
Loc: UK
Larry,

I usually do that with youtube, but take much greater care with what I post (since I post commercial stuff and thus I want them to look nice... grin ). It can't be the case with anyone.

I don't know if you missed the discussion with Polyphonist in another thread (one of the chorales one), but the main point from my part was that if we had more we would understand more and be able to enjoy more and comment more on the works. Polyphonist (obviously) finds this excessive, which is why I said the above.

It's very difficult to put down any kind of instructions for a forum. Just some suggestions perhaps, but again, this could turn away members who have a different idea about what they want to do and how to do it.
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#2295621 - 06/27/14 02:41 AM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Nikolas Online   blank
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 6477
Loc: UK
Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
Originally Posted By: Nikolas
Really this is simply getting too much out of nothing! frown

What does that mean?
it means that if you don't understand the above paragraph then you won't understand that you're spending too much time on this whole issue.

If you want take my suggestion, if not don't ...

It couldn't be any simpler.
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#2295633 - 06/27/14 03:01 AM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Polyphonist Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 9005
Loc: New York City
Why don't you comment on the piece? I'm certainly not going to continue doing this if it doesn't elicit more replies.
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top
#2295637 - 06/27/14 03:09 AM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Nikolas Online   blank
6000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/26/07
Posts: 6477
Loc: UK
I'm between flights with my kids ready to fly again If you don't mind. wink
_________________________
http://www.musica-ferrum.com

Top
#2295638 - 06/27/14 03:11 AM Re: Invention in A [Re: Polyphonist]
Polyphonist Offline
9000 Post Club Member

Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 9005
Loc: New York City
No need for that.
_________________________
Regards,

Polyphonist

Top

Moderator:  Piano World 
ad
Pierce Piano Atlas


(ad)
Piano Summit 2017!
Piano Summit 2017!
Check out the itineraries!
Click for Details
Piano Summit 2017
(ad)
Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restorations and sales
(ad)
Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps Caster Cups and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Pain in ear
by johan d
02/19/17 12:59 PM
Cross Country Moving
by AndreaH
02/19/17 12:25 PM
iPad Pro & Forscore - your experience/recommend
ations?

by cathryn999
02/19/17 06:49 AM
A question about twelths
by Beemer
02/19/17 03:37 AM
Nord Piano 3 v Roland RD-2000 Help me What to buy
by M Spin
02/18/17 08:24 PM
(ad)
Sheet Music Plus
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Forum Stats
86,718 Registered Members
44 Forums
178,580 Topics
2,599,883 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2017 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission