RE: [stella] New Song

Subject: RE: [stella] New Song
From: "Albert Yarusso - AtariAge" <albert@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2002 02:07:13 -0500
Wow, I just listened to it on my Cuttle Cart and it sounds great! You're
setting the bar too high for 2600 music in homebrew games, I'm afraid.  By
the time I get around to writing a 2600 game I'm going to need to hire you
to do the music for it!  :)

Look forward to hearing the other two tunes!


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-stella@xxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:owner-stella@xxxxxxxxxxx]On
> Behalf Of Paul Slocum
> Sent: Thursday, January 26, 1989 12:19 AM
> To: stella@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [stella] New Song
> Tonight I composed another song for Marble Craze (there will be three
> different in-game tunes.)  I'm really happy with this one!  :oD  I used a
> trick that you used to hear on the C64 a lot where you arpeggiate an
> oscillator really fast to simulate a chord.  I also have a few
> places where
> I use the trick on both oscillators simultaneously to achieve a
> chorus effect.
> I've been running the song in one of the "playfield demos" to make it
> easier to work on and make the Cuttle Cart download faster.  I'm just
> attaching that version.
> -Paul

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