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« Reply #15 on: November 18, 2020, 09:41:07 PM »
I was going to say, "Oh man! That was just lovely!" and then I saw @LostBoy beat me to it. It was kind of like something from the Lawrence Welk Show, only much better. I absolutely loved the piano (well, all the instrumental stuff, but the piano was at the top of my list). I second everyone else's complimentary remarks.


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« Reply #16 on: November 20, 2020, 09:28:15 PM »
Hi Paul,

I can see Ginger Rodgers and Fred Astaire dancing to this in a 1930's black and white film. It's the simple things that are difficult in songwriting - making the melody, lyrics and arrangement match up and support each other and this has that in spades. Melody sounds like it's always been there - effortless lyrical style is perfect for the tune. What a wonderful thing you have produced.

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« Reply #17 on: November 21, 2020, 06:07:46 PM »
This is brilliant! I’m transported to sitting outside a cafe in the south of France with a cold glass of rosé wine, people watching... absolutely nailed the vibe, great vocal and love the brushes too! ‘Garçon, une autre s’il vous plaît’ lights up a Gauloise... ahhh
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« Reply #18 on: November 27, 2020, 02:39:59 AM »
Great throwback.. instrumentation is spot on for the genre.. great vocal as always.. Just perfectly executed... I loved this to bits... and when those bvs come in with the twinkling keys in the background - just lovely!



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« Reply #19 on: December 03, 2020, 01:34:52 AM »
Sorry for the late bump - thank-you's are overdue.

@Wicked Deeds cheers Paul - hope your missus likes it OK. I was hoping for a French vibe in the music as well as the lyrics :D

@CaliaMoko thanks Vicky - When I was a kid I used to think Lawrence Welk was for squares. I guess I've become one :D Cheers for listening and commenting on the piano.

@montydog Thanks Alan - very kind of you :D Happy goodbyes are rare but I guess this one is. Saying goodbye to Covid-19 will also be one. :D

@man made material - good forum name! Merci beaucoup kind sir :D

@MonnoDB Cheer Karen - "twinkling keys" made my day :D

Thanks again everyone - now I'll let her sink....


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« Reply #20 on: December 03, 2020, 03:12:00 AM »
Wow, this is a work of art. I love the chord progressions and the vocal is superb. The backing vocals are great too - just enough without over-cooking it. I'm new here and I'm finding some very talented people.  :)