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Rohann van Rensburg's Recent Activity

  1. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Development - am I doing it yet?.

    @Dillon DeRosa Dillon! [MEDIA] Glad to see you posting, and great post! Lots to digest between you and Doug.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 12:55 AM
  2. Rohann van Rensburg liked Doug Gibson's post in the thread Speed writing exercise.

    [MEDIA]

    Feb 14, 2020 at 5:51 AM
  3. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Speed writing exercise.

    No worries, and no drama in the least. It was just difficult to tell from your post if you were offended, and my point is that Doug,...

    Feb 14, 2020 at 5:51 AM
  4. Rohann van Rensburg liked Doug Gibson's post in the thread Speed writing exercise.

    I made a screencast which I hope will clear up any misunderstanding about my comment. For some reason, however, the audio from...

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  5. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Speed writing exercise.

    Doug is well-aware of that. The unique but sometimes difficult (at first) thing about this place is that feedback is given on an adult,...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 11:38 PM
  6. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Speed writing exercise.

    I think Doug is aiming at getting you out of your comfort zone. Parallel octaves is something I've noticed in your pieces too, and while...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 10:54 PM
  7. Rohann van Rensburg liked Doug Gibson's post in the thread Speed writing exercise.

    Begin working on modulation, and sequences that take you out of a single key. That would be the single biggest thing right now for...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 10:52 PM
  8. Rohann van Rensburg liked Alex O'Hagan's post in the thread Speed writing exercise.

    Hi bjarke That’s impressive to be able to write that much in two hours. I thought the piece was pretty cool, you seem to have a lot of...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 10:52 PM
  9. Rohann van Rensburg liked Doug Gibson's post in the thread Development - am I doing it yet?.

    I would advise doing some score study. For me (just my 2 cents) the percussion drags the piece. It feels bloated and there is nothing...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 8:19 PM
  10. Rohann van Rensburg liked Martin Hoffmann's post in the thread An orchestral exercise using wholetone-scale.

    I'm curious what role you think the (harp?) ostinato plays (no pun intended) in your piece. I found it a bit distracting, both...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 6:49 PM
  11. Rohann van Rensburg liked Albert de la Fuente's post in the thread Development - am I doing it yet?.

    I don't think there's much development here. Here are some thoughts in a random order: In the first section, every measure has the...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 6:47 PM
  12. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread Development - am I doing it yet?.

    Hey man, failures or not, that was still pretty convincing sounding "horror action music"! Seriously, good job. You may not have had an...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 6:46 PM
  13. Rohann van Rensburg liked Martin Hoffmann's post in the thread Development - am I doing it yet?.

    @Dillon DeRosa: Now I did get around to work on this again: [MEDIA] It's probably not very good, but I learned something and I feel...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 6:44 PM
  14. Rohann van Rensburg liked Doug Gibson's post in the thread James Horner UCLA Guest Lecture (1992).

    Oh. You are in for a big surprise.

    Feb 10, 2020 at 11:13 PM
  15. Rohann van Rensburg replied to the thread James Horner UCLA Guest Lecture (1992).

    Haha I quite like his musical storytelling so I think I will. He did bring up an interesting idea about self-plagiarization in that...

    Feb 10, 2020 at 9:12 PM