Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

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Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Wed Aug 10, 2016 7:24 pm

This lovely piece was taken from Balfe's opera, The Bohemian Girl. The arrangement is by Sinyoung Ahn.

I recently recorded it onto a CD, (this is a different recording, though). If interested, please see my post in Members Announcements.

Hope you enjoy it.
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Bynorthemore » Mon Aug 29, 2016 11:29 pm

Very enjoyable; thank you.

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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Sat Sep 03, 2016 12:00 pm

Thanks for listening Bynorthemore! :)
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Bertran » Sat Sep 03, 2016 9:09 pm

Nice melody, nice interpretation, enjoy :casque:

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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Sat Oct 08, 2016 12:39 pm

Thanks Bertran! :)
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Reinier » Sun Nov 06, 2016 3:35 pm

Very nice. I enjoyed listening.
Well done.
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:03 pm

Thank you very much Reinier. :)
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Duang Turongratanachai » Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:24 pm

Very lovely :casque: :bravo:
Thank you very for sharing.
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Sun Nov 13, 2016 11:34 am

Thank you Duang! :)
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Jack Douglas » Sun Nov 13, 2016 3:48 pm

Hey Lucy,
Got your CD and love it! This piece included.
Would love to know your source for the arrangements, especially Blue Moon and Misty.
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Mon Nov 14, 2016 9:16 pm

Thank you so much Jack. It's lovely to hear that you enjoy my CD. Makes it all the more pleasurable, to know it gives such pleasure to others! :D

Blue Moon is available from various online stores. It's in a book of Laurindo Almeida arrangements called Contemporary Moods for Classical Guitar, but Misty, arranged by Dennis France, is well out of print. I simply couldn't find a copy, anywhere, but I really wanted it, after hearing someone play it once. Eventually, someone I know mentioned that they had a copy! Please PM me about it.

The other arrangements are just things I picked up over the years and particularly liked. Let me know if you are interested in any of the others when you PM me.
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Paul Janssen » Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:12 pm

Jack Douglas wrote:Hey Lucy,
Got your CD and love it! This piece included.
Would love to know your source for the arrangements, especially Blue Moon and Misty.
Best
Jack

I echo Jack's sentiments. I thoroughly enjoy your CD Lucy and happily recommend to anyone who enjoys pieces like the one you have posted here.

-Paul

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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Jack Douglas » Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:46 pm

lucy wrote:Thank you so much Jack. It's lovely to hear that you enjoy my CD. Makes it all the more pleasurable, to know it gives such pleasure to others! :D

Blue Moon is available from various online stores. It's in a book of Laurindo Almeida arrangements called Contemporary Moods for Classical Guitar, but Misty, arranged by Dennis France, is well out of print. I simply couldn't find a copy, anywhere, but I really wanted it, after hearing someone play it once. Eventually, someone I know mentioned that they had a copy! Please PM me about it.

The other arrangements are just things I picked up over the years and particularly liked. Let me know if you are interested in any of the others when you PM me.


Hi Lucy,
Check your PM box!!
Jack
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby lucy » Thu Nov 17, 2016 6:59 pm

Paul Janssen wrote:
Jack Douglas wrote:Hey Lucy,
Got your CD and love it! This piece included.
Would love to know your source for the arrangements, especially Blue Moon and Misty.
Best
Jack

I echo Jack's sentiments. I thoroughly enjoy your CD Lucy and happily recommend to anyone who enjoys pieces like the one you have posted here.

-Paul

Thank you very much Paul. So glad you like it! :D

It's great to receive such feedback. Really appreciated! :merci:
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Re: Balfe, Michael - I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls

Postby Dominic Johnstone » Thu Nov 24, 2016 9:33 pm

Very nicely played !


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