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Rohann van Rensburg's Recent Activity

  1. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Alan Silvestri - Ready Player One (Theme) Transcription.

    It's probably a failure in the same way that the new Star Wars films are failures. People "love" them, and they made loads of cash, but...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 9:20 PM
  2. Rohann van Rensburg liked Alexander Schiborr's post in the thread Alan Silvestri - Ready Player One (Theme) Transcription.

    I donĀ“t need or want to answer for Mike, but I assume he is not in the thinking that success is only bound to box office resutls. Sure...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 9:18 PM
  3. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Structural Approaches.

    Ah, good call. I suppose the engine is important especially if being developed for mobile or as an indie game? I would think it less...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 4:23 AM
  4. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Building Larger Libraries.

    I can't find the timestamp, but while I thought so at first, I could swear he said something to the effect of "don't worry about how...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 4:11 AM
  5. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Alan Silvestri - Ready Player One (Theme) Transcription.

    In this vein, it was interesting to see them admit in the Hobbit's extras that Jackson was called in to direct the film because del...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 4:02 AM
  6. Rohann van Rensburg liked Mike Verta's post in 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 3:59 AM
  7. Rohann van Rensburg liked Mike Verta's post in 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 14, 2018 at 3:57 AM
  8. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Topic Requests.

    Mike, you mentioned not really having ideas for classes (aside from a melodic one), other than classes on specific composers. I'd...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 3:53 AM
  9. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Language Learning and Transcription.

    It's just surprising to me how many music instructors there are that don't emphasize this kind of thing. I mean the brilliant musicians...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:36 AM
  10. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Language Learning and Transcription.

    That's basically what the video gets at -- none of the "traditional" means of language learning actually work, but continually inputting...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 7:26 AM
  11. Rohann van Rensburg posted a new thread.

    Language Learning and Transcription

    For geeks (or nerds?) who like academic explanations. Before encountering Mike's classes I hadn't really considered the concept, but I...

    Forum: Tips, Tricks & Talk

    Nov 9, 2018 at 5:51 AM
  12. Rohann van Rensburg liked Paul T McGraw's post in the thread Silent, Silent Night.

    Mike, that was marvelous! I enjoyed the performance tremendously. The concept for the video of just showing the chords was brilliant and...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 12:35 AM
  13. Rohann van Rensburg liked Mike Verta's post in the thread Silent, Silent Night.

    Tell a story. [MEDIA]

    Nov 9, 2018 at 12:35 AM
  14. Rohann van Rensburg liked Mike Verta's post in the thread Silent, Silent Night.

    Not consciously, but I grew up in the 80's and played a lot of pop stuff, including his. For sure there's a lot of 80's in my voicings,...

    Nov 9, 2018 at 12:35 AM