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David C. Hëwitt
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~ e.e. cummings
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My son looking extremely cute in his little jacket yesterday! He's like a mini me!
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Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. ~ Dr. Seuss
Who we are now is all that really matters. ― Amy Joy, The Academie
A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him or her. ~ David Brinkley
So, as composers, how can we satisfy the audience members? We could try using a musical language that they understand.
Of course the aesthetics of #scoring music for film is a vast subject, but what I'm looking at here is what satisfies an audience.
I watch films to escape from the real world, I like to be told what to think & feel ... as deciding for myself would not be escapism!
The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere. ~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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How do we as #composers express the often hidden emotions of a character through our compositions and underscores?
In the current climate, dissonance, if overused can start to sound like a musical parody!
When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck. - Estee Lauder.
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As the audience I like to be musically patronized, told through the underscore what I'm supposed to feel & which character to connect with.
Is life not a hundred times too short for us to stifle ourselves? ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
#Schoenberg's tone row system may show your depth of understanding as a composer but will the audience simply perceive the music as parody?
It is the ability to look deep within yourself that brings you closer to the underlying emotion of a scene.
“you can measure the size of a person by what makes him or her angry” ― Dale Carnegie
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If we have the luxury of composing to satisfy ourselves as artists then I guess the problems of parody disappear.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them. ~ Michael Jordan
Everything, no matter how beautiful, is only with us for awhile. ― Geoff Ryman
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He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away. ~ Raymond Hull
Art is long, and Time is fleeting. ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else's eyes. ~ Sally Field
The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. ~ Jim Morrison
Happy Monday - I'm trying to increase my #KaleidoscopeMan FB likes, anyone fancy sharing the love with a quick like?
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Warner Bros are calling our Planets CD release 'legendary' it's now available on iTunes, take a look:…
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Looking forward to meeting my son @IGORHewitt at Shepperton Studios today and giving him the tour!
Pro heavy metal art! My paintings gallery has been launched on my web page! MOSH! See
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