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Not Sharp Enough (Excelsior Medical)


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Andronis

 Genre: Film Scoring

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"Not Sharp Enough" is a track I wrote for Excelsior production #104, "Down the Rabbit Hole". There's some pretty tense surgical stuff going on in the scene, but you'll just have to listen to the episode to find out more. I was asked to do something vaguely along the lines of Ron Jones in early Star Trek TNG, hence the synths. The title is a really sad little cheap pun on my part--Dr. Melissa Sharp is the brilliant Chief Medical Officer of the Excelsior.

This particular recording has some minor reworking and instrumentation tweaks now that it isn't trying to avoid competing with spoken dialogue. Comments are very, very welcome, as always. :)

(This is from an audio drama, but I put it under film scoring since the same basic principles apply as to its composition.)
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Uploaded: Oct 15, 2008 - 07:46:34 PM
Last Updated: Oct 15, 2008 - 07:46:34 PM Last Played: Nov 13, 2018 - 01:21:37 AM
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Feter said 3812 days ago (October 15th, 2008)
Not Sharp Enough
this is a great project been enjoyin this for so long
now..this part is just as great as the others !!
thnx alot for sharin !!!
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kristyjo said 3812 days ago (October 15th, 2008)
Excellent
As underscore for a drama, this is perfect. The tension mounts as the keys get higher and higher. I like the interplay between orchestral sound and synth sound. I would think that audio drama scoring is actually more difficult to pull off than film scoring, since you have to stay under the voices and effects while you're trying to set up a mood. Thanks for your continuing contributions from Excelsior.
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Mystified said 3811 days ago (October 16th, 2008)
Nicely done!!
Great to hear your music again :)

This is a great film scoring piece! Love the building tension amidst the constant pace...Nice!!
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LunaTrick said 3810 days ago (October 17th, 2008)
You capture early trek well...
Good build and tension. Enjoyed it!
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