Every tune has a story. Open to those who write tunes, regardless of instrument or style. What's your creative process?
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I usually begin a new tune with just one melodic idea, then I build that out until it sounds like something. Sometimes I work on it for for weeks or months, but sometimes the whole thing comes... Read More
It's pretty quiet here on Tunesmiths! so here's a new tune. A very sedate little waltz. I think it fits pretty well into Australian style old time waltzes. it'd be interested to hear... Read More
Sorry I have been AWOL from this group. As with most groups, it seems like you need about 200 members to really keep it vibrant, and we are pretty few in number. So continue to use this platform as... Read More
You don't hear a lot of waltzes on banjo but they are quite fun to play. Most of this tune came to me while I was putting on my socks one morning - which is fairly typical. You pretty much have... Read More
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