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Mike Verta's Recent Activity

  1. Mike Verta replied to the thread Alan Silvestri - Ready Player One (Theme) Transcription.

    Yes I know what's involved; RPO's production pipeline was standard/typical for VFX. It probably looks impressive, but it's actually...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 1:49 AM
  2. Mike Verta replied to the thread Alan Silvestri - Ready Player One (Theme) Transcription.

    Bullshit. It's "hard" because it's not directing. I've done this about 1000 times. We try and recruit elements of actual, realtime,...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 11:35 PM
  3. Mike Verta replied to the thread Custom 88 Semi-Weighted Controller. Interested?.

    Me too, we hit a patent fight. Working on it.

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:20 AM
  4. Mike Verta replied to the thread Template Balance.

    Probably; I'd have to break mine out and look, but personally I wouldn't trust it. There are just a million factors - every orchestra...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 7:18 AM
  5. Mike Verta replied to the thread Template Balance.

    What Bradley said. Also, I balance by ear. I know how loud a violin section f pizz is relative to other families - that's from years...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 6:35 AM
  6. Mike Verta replied to the thread Drum Kit - and the Best Triangle Groove ever !.

    Badass Yogi Horton - drumming through the decades (well a few anyway): [MEDIA] And one of the best groovelords of all time: [MEDIA]

    Nov 12, 2018 at 4:31 AM
  7. Mike Verta replied to the thread Language Learning and Transcription.

    It is precisely like transcribing with the score on hand, which is why I recommend transcribing with the score on hand. :)

    Nov 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM
  8. Mike Verta replied to the thread Language Learning and Transcription.

    No, I get it. This is just a total non-debate, unless you've never seen a child learn to speak, I guess. Plus, the world's best...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:30 AM
  9. Mike Verta replied to the thread Language Learning and Transcription.

    We learn to speak our first language by transcribing. We hear, try to imitate, and are corrected. We do not learn parts of speech and...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:11 AM
  10. Mike Verta replied to the thread Little Ditty Competition.

    Sam you can easily make that 16. Your unnecessary extension is in bar 15.

    Nov 8, 2018