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Gavotte Party.
You can play any of the MANY Gavottes that the composers were to lazy to name. LOL.
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Good job everyone! I'm joining on this one :

https://drive.google.com/file/.....sp=sharing

and I need to work on my intonation, as always. Sorry for that last note…

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Thanks Sharon.

WTW, nice playing havenrt heard that one, just been reading about lully

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https://i.pinimg.com/236x/71/6e/ad/716ead8bd78dd5586d8f74f7b4a9d5e2.jpg

 

@wtw -

Beautiful Lully's! 

Your bowing was wonderfully expressive - had visions of gavotte dancers in the clouds. 🤗

Great choice for Spring! 

Glad you joined the Party - made my Easter special! 

- Emily

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THAT was so good @wtw !  very easy to listen to.  great job!

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@wtw - Really great, I truly enjoyed listening to it and love your expressive movements.

The old curmudgeon!

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wtw

I like that Gavorett, you played it will.

I like the sound of your staccato on that very articulate. 

Thanks,

Mark

Master the Frog and you have mastered the bow.

Albert Sammons

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@SharonC and @stringy - I'm a little late to watching this party and realized I hadn't told you both how much I liked your playing! Hope I will be able to play as well as each of you, some day!

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Thanks for the compliment John much appreciated)

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@wtw Wonderfully played! Lully was a great choice! smile

Characterize people by their actions and you will never be fooled by their words.

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@wtw and @JohnG  Thank you!

Characterize people by their actions and you will never be fooled by their words.

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@wtw 

Wow.  Very light and fun sounding gavotte.

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@wtw -

Is there any way you can put your video back up? 

It was really lovely and I wanted to watch it again!

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Finally got around to recording my choice for this party! Breton Gavotte, a traditional tune. After mis-posting in Thomas's thread, I've moved it here! lol

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@JohnG -

I think you did a SUPER job of playing this! 

This is a GREAT tune - sounds PERFECT for the Blood Moon! 

String crossings are not easy on the Viola.

One of the 1st things I noticed when I got my Viola, was how awkward string-crossings felt, because the strings are too far apart (in comparison to a violin). 

Enjoyed listening - glad you joined the Party! 

 

https://i0.wp.com/si7aweb.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/What-time-is-the-Super-Flower-Blood-Moon-lunar-eclipse.jpg?w=1200&ssl=1

 

It's funny, I was wondering why I didn't see your video here. 

...I'm blaming everything on the Lunar Eclipse. (lol)

- Emily

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JohnG

Well done,

Enjoyed listing to you Gavotte.

 

Mark

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Albert Sammons

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@ELCBK - Thanks! I think I'll use the blood moon/lunar eclipse as an excuse, also for posting in wrong thread!

@Mark - Thanks, Mark. Your kind words are always welcome.

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very nice playing @JohnG i enjoyed watching!  great job there!

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@ABitRusty - Thanks, making some progress.

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I commented on this last night John for some reason my comment hasnt shown up, I said that I thought it sounded very French, and also a bit nautical, really nice playing and great to listen to.

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@stringy - Thanks, I saw that in the other thread, too. After Emily pointed out that I posted it in the wrong thread, I removed it from that one and put it here. Your kind words are really appreciated! I do have some accidental double stops and some scrapes, but I'm relatively happy with how it turned out!

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