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Re: Larry - it's about MUSIC.

hi larry

convert wav. to mp3 would result in smaller filesize to d/load/stream.


On Feb 17, 2005, at 15:13, Larry Cooperman wrote:

> On Feb 17, 2005, at 5:46 AM, Jeff Evans wrote:
>> Larry,
>> Correct me if I'm wrong, but if you've used Finale for all this 
>> composing, couldn't you post midi files of all these compositions 
>> somewhere for us enjoy? If you like, I'll offer up a portion of my 
>> server for you to use for free.
> Jeff,
> I can post myself.  Thanks for the offer.  Yes Finale has MIDI.  There 
> is a problem with some though as to layers.  If I have an accidental 
> in one layer and the next layer uses the same note which carries the 
> accidental in the previous layer, in the same measure, then by music 
> nomenclature I don't have to repeat the accidental but the note plays 
> wrong.  My music is full of that kind of stuff.  So if I post MIDI I 
> will have clashing accidentals.  Maybe some don't have this problem 
> and I'll start weeding them out.
> I also found out last night that I can post in wav. format.  Do most 
> people have the ability to hear that?
>> Midi files are quite small. You could convey your music to many, if 
>> not the vast majority, of the members of this list with nothing more 
>> than a midi file, and a small piece of direction to indicate your 
>> preferred instrument type(s). No, you won't have complete control of 
>> the final piece, but it's all about the composition, right?
>> That's my offer. I'll host your midi files free of charge. If you 
>> discover some audio, I'll host that as well. At this point, it will 
>> require some bravery on your part, but what the hell.
> Bravery?  How could this possibly scare me?  It's just the time.  I've 
> got a business and family life.  A little at a time.
> Larry Cooperman
> New Millennium Guitar
> http://www.newmillguitar.com