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Offline Colin D

Big band voices
« on: July 10, 2020, 04:07:57 PM »
Hello Folks,

Iím trying to make some big band sounds for Cole Porter Begin the Beguine, ideally like this video of Artie Shaw,

https://youtu.be/cCYGyg1H56s

Does anyone have a good voice recommendation for all the sounds in here please,

Kind regards

Colin
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Offline EileenL

Re: Big band voices
« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2020, 10:36:27 PM »
Just using a mixture of brass and woodwind. Try mixing sax trombone clarinet etc until you find a sound you like. Go through some of the Big Band style OTS settings and if you like them save to Registration bank. Also try the ensemble voices there are some nice ones in there including Miller sound.
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Offline Wim

Re: Big band voices
« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2020, 11:23:32 PM »
The ensemble voices. Heidrun Dolde from Soundwonderland have nice videos how to use them. First part is in German Second part in English. Thery are cold Lern videos. Teaching videos. And also some packs where she already made regs. Also big band sounds.

Or watch this video.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8D_QL3N-is&t=128s

 Or this for tyros5 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8i6-VrfQV0&t=0s

 it can give you some ideas which instruments to use use.
rgds Wim
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Offline Pino

Re: Big band voices
« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2020, 03:30:24 AM »
Wim, go through every Big Band style on your keyboard and save the voices you like to a registration. That should give you a good selection of BB sounds, by tweaking a little maybe find some voices you like.

Pino
« Last Edit: July 11, 2020, 03:39:19 AM by Pino »
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