Monday, May 13, 2013

Medieval Melancholy

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Medieval Melancholy
Composed by Joé McKen
Posted: [c. 2009] | Last updated: 05/13/13


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This is just the result of a little bit of inspiration I had one night, fooling around on the keyboard. (I wonder how many classics were inspired solely by fooling around on keyboards until inspiration struck?) I felt like doing a little melancholic theme with medieval tones, so here’s what came out. Not my longest or most complex piece, by any means, but I like it nonetheless. (Plus, this is my first time using the clavichord, wee.)

Written & recorded with Sibelius; mixed with Audacity.

Changelog: (click the [+/-] to open/close →) []
  1. 03/09/12: Some minor revisions, mostly volume-wise.
  2. 05/13/13: Re-recorded and remixed with improved sounds (especially for the woodwinds) and a few minor tweaks.

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