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for Geoff, who doesn't like ambient



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Four synth tracks: Alchemy Off Road bass preset, and GB's Solo Star, Rotuma Bells and Planetarium.

Back in early October, after having auditioned many of my September efforts, my son Geoff said "Can't you do anything that doesn't put me to sleep?" So I did this piece.

This morning, when I told him I was about to post it and add his quote as the genesis for it, he admitted that he often listens to an internet ambient station to fall asleep. Oh well… .

I stuck with the original title anyway.
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Uploaded: Apr 01, 2017 - 11:34:37 AM
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DWL said 26 days ago (April 2nd, 2017)
Nice story and and a fun track!


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Henke said 26 days ago (April 2nd, 2017)
J.-M. Jarre base
with some sweet synth melody on top. I was thinking what would happen if there was some drums/percussion on this. Could work, I guess.

Otherwise I second Dick on his comment :-)

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PeterB7858 said 25 days ago (April 3rd, 2017)
Backstory made me smile. The music made me happy. Mission accomplished. Thanks Richard.
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Philip18 said 24 days ago (April 3rd, 2017)
for Geoff
Smooth sounds and gentle melody, with the quicker pace of the track underneath (which I might have brought up a bit in the mix) giving it liveliness. Entertaining, Richard.
hackneybloke said 23 days ago (April 5th, 2017)
for geoff
love the back story richard. i love messing with solo star also :)
i agree with henke - some percussion?
but still lovely as is.
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H3nry said 20 days ago (April 8th, 2017)
Nice to see you can do quick tempos, but I like ambient, and you do it so well...
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Calchas said 19 days ago (April 9th, 2017)
Geez Geoff... give a guy a break!
Oh well, he's young, right?

Nice effort here Rich. (I didn't nod out once!)

Be well friend!
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