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Zelda Theme (Dramatic)

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I hope this works out.... >_>

I worked hard on this one. Went all over "The Internets" and listened in to orchestrated versions of the theme as well as the original, then got this idea. :D

If there's something you don't like about it or you don't like it at all then please, constructive criticism! It helps. Yes. It does. ;)

(little note: there's a short section in here where part of the music in Hyrule Field when near enemies from OoT plays - I likes it *drool*)

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Aha! Good Ol' Days!

Things song gies memories to the old Zelda and the New one.. How nostalgic.

Whoa... epic

I believe you misnamed this song; this should be titled "Zelda Theme (Epic)"! This has a great, "Let's begin the Adventure!!!" kinda tone. This is definitely going into my modded version of Smash Bros. Brawl (done through Brawl+... google it)! This is one of your better works. Try making a 'Gerudo Valley (dramatic)' or a 'Great Sea (dramatic)' next.


I'll have to agree with mugenheart, this needs LOADS, AND LOADS of dahbabooming drums!

As I listen on, I keep expecting drums, but they aren't banging!

I love the way you modified parts of the rhythm, and the addition of trumpets, although you should tone down the trumpets around 2:00 a little.

Work on it! :D

not bad

First thing I want to criticize is the low brass playing the 8th note 2 16th note patterns during the main run... Too loud and gets a little annoying after a while. I would suggest making that a string part to make it mesh a little better. Just be sure to pay attention to your dynamics, the melodies were often times too quiet and it wouldn't hurt to make them more prominent. And add some more articulations too so it doesn't all sound like "note, note, note, note" if you know what I mean. Legato passages should be like "dah, dah, dah," without breaks in between them. They really add a lot of style to the songs, and I look forward to see what you make next!

adaline responds:

Wow. Very detailed review.

I'm reworking this now and this is just what I needed.

Thanks! :D

pretty good

very nice it does have that dramatic feel but it doesnt quite have that epic pace say like maybe if you added some really big drums and had an intense part of the song were it takes it to a more quicker more heart racing turn but thats just my idea i like it by the by :3

adaline responds:

Wow thanks.

I see... big drums. buh boom. buh boom. buh boom. ;)

Thanks a bunch ^_^ - I'll see what I can do.

[update: drums sounds good, think I'll post an updated version]

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4.37 / 5.00

Feb 23, 2009
7:21 PM EST
Video Game
File Info
6.2 MB
3 min 34 sec

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