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siwi

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  1. This site is getting more and more inactive. I smell the beginning of the end...

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      siwi

      The same discussions and the same versions of fourteen-year-olds' really bad MIDI compositions keep coming round. Ever decreasing circles.

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  2. Just received a letter from University - they have granted me another five years as a university lecturer of music theory subjects. :)

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      siwi

      Excellent. You know, I would consider coming to study in Slovenia but it's just a little to far from home for me...

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  3. Friends:

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      siwi

      Yes, but this site is intended as a community for appraising and sharing work, not free advertising. It is one thing to link to a video asking for a review or assistance, another to just slap up links which are essentially hawking for work. This is especially so as the video here comes across as intentionally being an advertisement for commercial music rather than simply being the most convenient way to host the media. If you want a review please use the appropriate channel - there is a...

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  4. I think I'll write a blues song called 'Penalty Shootout Blues' and dedicate it to the England squad. The universal constant is that England can't win on penalties.

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      siwi

      It would have to end half way through, of course.

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  5. Research: please recommend some 20ct Cello sonatas/concerti

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      siwi

      Shostakovich, the three Martinu sonatas and Kodaly are good examples of tonal mid-century examples. The Britten Cello Symphony and Bloch Schelomo are also worth hearing.

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  6. Couldn't sleep yesterday, so I skeched the 2nd movement of my sinfonietta. Almost finished now...

  7. Had my string/timpani piece performed. I cried SO much, and the players were spectacular. I can't believe they pulled it off.

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      siwi

      Easy on the crying - you'll have plenty of future premieres to come.

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