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playing along
trying to match some of the notes and timing
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Mimi Aysha
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January 6, 2018 - 10:17 pm
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Share Music - Listen Audio -

Seeing if this will work, had pj's on....so just tried audio - although prob would have made for funny one, dog on chair begging me to stop!

Anyways was trying to play along and see how many notes I could match, hopefully more than I missed, and trying to get some timing going - I thought playing along would keep me steady, but I didn't know how to turn the backing song down lower and still hear it to play along - sounds a bit weird like Im playing in the wind. I think I missed several notes every time...but thought Id be brave and put it up so maybe someone would be able to tell me what and how to improve.

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Mimi Aysha
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January 6, 2018 - 10:26 pm
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Sorry couldn't figure out how to make it show up 

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January 6, 2018 - 11:51 pm
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The lovers' waltz is a beautiful song, you did good on it.

 

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Lisa
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January 7, 2018 - 12:05 pm
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I think that you did a great job.  It was lovely!  How long have you been playing?

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Mimi Aysha
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January 7, 2018 - 2:37 pm
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Thanks guys - I was obsessed for almost 1 whole year, playing at least 1 hour a night for 4-5 nights, Loved it!.... but then I put it down for 3 years, had family stuff going on, and I had some joint things going on - my hands were a bit of a mess for a while. 

Coming back and just relearning stuff. I'm back working through fiddlerman etudes and bowing then onto 3rd position, I hope! Theres a couple notes I think I miss each time, and it seems to sound a bit better on the recording than I thought it sounded.....(maybe the backing song is helping) but I pretty much feel confident in my first position.

I love playing along to stuff as I didn't learn any music growing up and I think I have bad timing issues.

Onward to practice!

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Fiddlerman
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January 11, 2018 - 4:36 pm
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Welcome to the forum Mimi.

If you upload a video instead of audio we can give you a video sharing badge. 🙂
Thanks for sharing and congratulations on the hard work!!!

Glad you are getting back into playing after the 3 year pause. It's funner the second time around isn't it?

"The richest person is not the one who has the most,
but the one who needs the least."

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Mimi Aysha
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January 12, 2018 - 4:50 pm
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I'm on it - thanks for the encouragement!

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