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Rohann van Rensburg's Recent Activity

  1. Rohann van Rensburg liked Caleb Levy's post in the thread New Composer - Any feedback appreicated.

    This was mostly just for practicing and experimenting to find interesting ideas (Im not so fluent at a piano yet so sometimes its easier...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:39 AM
  2. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread New Composer - Any feedback appreicated.

    Cool piece, and well done posting it! I like the main idea with the embellishments. You repeated your ideas sufficiently to have them...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:38 AM
  3. Rohann van Rensburg liked John Eldridge's post in the thread Improve This Idea! (Composition Challenge).

    Your version made me smile, for sure. Was the switch to minor key a conscious reflection of sitting on hold? :) I loved the mixture of...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:20 AM
  4. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Improve This Idea! (Composition Challenge).

    Thanks for the kind words! I think it's kind of boring as a piano piece (and listening back there are already things I'd change), but...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:19 AM
  5. Rohann van Rensburg liked Martin Hoffmann's post in the thread Improve This Idea! (Composition Challenge).

    Well done! I like your spinoff much more than the original. Interesting way to start a piece too.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 6:12 AM
  6. Rohann van Rensburg posted a new thread.

    Improve This Idea! (Composition Challenge)

    So I was sitting on the phone with Blue Cross, waiting to sort out a reimbursement claim, when the "your call is really important to us,...

    Forum: Critique & Feedback

    Jan 17, 2019 at 12:46 AM
  7. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Piano technique.

    Ah interesting, I didn't realize you were looking at sheet music at the same time. I thought it was more of a "Guitar Hero" kind of thing.

    Jan 17, 2019 at 12:24 AM
  8. Rohann van Rensburg liked Mike Verta's post in the thread Unleashed V?.

    I am always genuinely impressed by people willing to put their pieces in my reticle. In all the ways that matter, they are doers, not...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 12:22 AM
  9. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Piano technique.

    I'm not sure Synthesia is the best idea. I haven't used it and would appreciate info from anyone that has, but my suspicion is that it's...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 11:01 PM
  10. Rohann van Rensburg liked Francesco Bortolussi's post in the thread Transcription Requests.

    Time to resuscitate this thread almost a year later! I've quickly transcribed "Stoic Theme" from Shawshank Redemption, being inspired by...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:46 PM
  11. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Unleashed V?.

    It can feel really discouraging, but Mike's intent isn't to lampoon. It's natural to feel embarrassed, but bear in mind nobody worth...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:10 PM
  12. Rohann van Rensburg liked Alexander Schiborr's post in the thread Unleashed V?.

    My advice: Write simple pieces first. and wait for the complex music when you are ready for it.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:08 PM
  13. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Themed out.

    I think another element of repetition comes down to the length of an idea. If an idea is very simple and manages to be long, people will...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:05 PM
  14. Rohann van Rensburg liked JP Beveraggi's post in the thread Themed out.

    Thank you for the welcome and advice John. I am already subscribed to some of these courses, I will take a look at the others you...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:00 PM
  15. Rohann van Rensburg liked Alexander Schiborr's post in the thread Themed out.

    That depends very often on the complexity of the current theme. I would say the following: The easier or simpler the motif is the...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 9:00 PM