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I Wish I Could Compose Music

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    Set the Night to Music - I love to sing, and I write poetry and would so love to be able to put all that to music and get the chance to play and share my stories with people...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M 1 Response May 14, 2009

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    Discouraged By Theory Books - In my younger days, I had to study music theory, and I found this very discouraging. Long lists of rules - too many to remember - followed by even...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 3, 2012

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    I Envy Music Geniouses... - It would be so great if I knew how to express myself with music. :) I would love it! But I can't. :( it's hard.
    minnie22mouse minnie22mouse 18-21, F Nov 19, 2008

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    Just Wish I Could Publish It... - I write classical music for fun, but I just wish I could publish it. Mind you, some of it is good. I use Noteflight on the Internet. Look it up if...
    iplaybassoon iplaybassoon 31-35 Nov 14, 2011

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    I Lost It - I use to compose music. I had about a 1 year break and it seems like lately I cannot write anything new. it almost seems as if my creative juices have run dry. For the...
    fprrtp6 fprrtp6 22-25, M Aug 19, 2012

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    I Wish . . . - So often I find myself whistling or humming tunes that I've never heard before and I want to write them down, but I can't. Composing seems so difficult...
    Quetzal Quetzal 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2008

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    I love classical music. I have my masters in music performance - violin, and music composition. I've played in a symphony orchestra since age 22, so about 7 years now. I've...
    rajasaeed rajasaeed 26-30, F Mar 22

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    My music is top secret, but I love to write music, I learn a lot about myself while I do it
    ash5698 ash5698 13-15, M Mar 21

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    Music is the best way to escape the ****** world that is LIFE. But, of course, nobody gets to hear it.
    Charlottexoxx Charlottexoxx 13-15, F Mar 23

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    I have so many amazing tunes in my head bt dont know a bit of music like writing notes or playing an instrument... kinda feels sad..
    misterweirdo misterweirdo 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My pillow still smells like your perfume everything I do reminds me of you Arielle said I'm in love I wonder if it's true I don't know what to do I have no clue you see...
    arodr347 arodr347 22-25, M Apr 7

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    Music is the air I breathe, it is the blood that courses through my veins and it, is what I live for. I play piano, violin, guitar, cello and basically any instrument I can get my...
    Katastr0ph3 Katastr0ph3 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Music is one of the only things that truly understands me no matter what mood I am in. I would not be the person I am today without music, its been there when nobody else could be...
    YoungOldSoul47 YoungOldSoul47 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Technically everyone can sing. But people like me can't sing well... There are a few songs I sound decent. Mostly slow songs. Others I love but I sound HORRIBLE. I wish I was...
    Raven628 Raven628 16-17, F Apr 7

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    Dammit He's 5 hours ahead of me in the Netherlands while in here in the US I would catch any plane train or boat just to see him For one hug One kiss One more moment to cherish...
    YungPocahontas YungPocahontas 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Musica maestro!! From Biggy & Pun to 211, Maroon 5, The Whalers & MJB. All master composers & lyricist!! Music its a huge part of who I am. Lyrically it picks my brain one bar...
    MrMan90210 MrMan90210 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I've composed a song in my own language by the time I was around 15. It was actually a poem which I wrote because there's this one girl I know who was having a crush on some guy in...
    Chirogymnast Chirogymnast 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wish more people would appreciate orchestral music. It's such a wonderful thing to have in your heart. I'm not just talking about Mozart or Bach, but also modern composers like...
    MarimbaJake MarimbaJake 16-17, M 5 Responses Mar 23

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    I ******* love this movie.. I wish i can fall in love with a woman through our mutual taste in music
    Zoneout167 Zoneout167 22-25, M 20 hrs ago

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    You ever had the feeling of being so helpless and wanting to be out of everybody's sight for they might judge you for what you are? Everyday, I try to keep a big secret that a few...
    aoikdrama aoikdrama 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Love Should - by Moby http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6R8bN2xDtA8 So we in sleep in beds we never make Holding close to love, when love should fade Holding on to this is the best...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Christmas Eve of 2011, my boyfriend proposed to me with a beautiful ring on the docks of a lake in rural Newport Vermont. I've always loved him. I've always wanted him. There's...
    irelate14 irelate14 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    Music is my release from the world and all of the little troubles. I plug in my ear buds and blast the music right up! I love it so muchhhhhh. I listen to hours and hours of music...
    Jakeuk Jakeuk 16-17, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I wish I could go back in time and stop myself from being an idiot. If only I'd kept my mouth shut about Everything, things would be completely fine right now! It's been over a...
    Vixen2010 Vixen2010 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    My ex roommate has a girl, they really get along and they care a lot about each other, he is doing a double degree like myself and therefore cash is tight. He intends to move in...
    MazdaCarGuy MazdaCarGuy 18-21, M 32 mins ago

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    I don't hate all of it. I grew up listening to Popular music. Some of the most beloved Rock bands was considered Pop at the time. Tom Petty, The Cars, Bob Seger, and The Beatles...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 41-45, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    While going down the road with my bf had his phone connected to his speakers in the car. We were listening to music on his phone. He played country music, the put it on rock...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    With music, I can easily compose new song; escape from reality; gets my mood and everything.
    patooooots patooooots 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I am a 15 year old Jewish, Orthodox girl. I was born 3 months early in Manchester, England. From the time i was a baby i have had a very hard life. I lived in fear every day of my...
    phobia1998 phobia1998 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    I don't know how others feel about this but here goes nothing. The Dream world, is a place where we all can be our true self's. We build mountains, canyons, city's, and much more...
    skydarkblu skydarkblu 16-17 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Yes, and I play them when I'm sad or bored. Sometimes I compose to show what I feel. I didn't meant this message to be emotional or something 😂 but it came out so emotional. So...
    justingray justingray 13-15, M a week ago

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    This is an experimental piece I composed called Christmas Eve-Sarajevo 12/24, I'm currently working on a long project that will contain this piece in it, enhanced of course. I...
    AnneRegan AnneRegan 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I drown myself in music all the time. I feel like I can do anything when I'm listening to music, anything. I love anything I can relate to. So that's many songs but I could never...
    silentlyhurtingeveryday silentlyhurtingeveryday 13-15, F Mar 23

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    If I Could Change From A Girl To A Boy Anytime I Want It'll Be Easy For Me To Get Situations Like It Would Be Easier For Me To Ask People Out & I Wouldn't Care Cause Im A Boy Girls...
    jordan1hunnit jordan1hunnit 13-15 4 hrs ago

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    Ain't It Funny?I love to dance. I'm not very good at "freestyle," but give me something choreographed or a ballroom dance, and I'm good to go. I want to get back into ballroom...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 21

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    It Looks Like Rain - Jann Arden http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erqSDjfbCFM I flagged a taxi long before you woke The sun had not yet risen, morning not yet broke It looks like...
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Yeah, ironic that today is Sunday and later on I'll be in church and I am thinking this right now. But I've done terrible thing. I slept with my cousin. Since we grew apart, we...
    hazelnuts143 hazelnuts143 22-25, F Apr 6

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    Well it's a awesome feeling having to find new and good music idk what examples to give you idk. Animals by Martin garrix??
    MonsterSlain MonsterSlain 18-21, M 23 hrs ago

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    If you want a calm and chilled piece of music listen to this :D https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMlsODpbgFk
    TehSoph TehSoph 16-17, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    New tune ....house music ! https://soundcloud.com/mrwhateveryournameis/come-on-original-mix
    ozdevil ozdevil 26-30, M 12 hrs ago

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    I think I enjoy bubble gum pop more than I realise :(Always just categorised my music into the traditional genres rather than getting specific with classifications e.g...
    Shiznitone Shiznitone 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    HELP ME I HAVE BEEN LISTENING TO MUSIC FOR HOURS HELPDPDKD!!!!!!!
    n00d13 n00d13 13-15 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    The Small Turntable I remember when I was a kid going to the train depot with Mom one day and picking up a package. It was a good sized cardboard box and took up a spot in the...
    midnighttrain61 midnighttrain61 51-55, M Apr 4

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    How i wish!!! Just a wishful thinking.. Richard gere-pretty woman..
    Pretywoman Pretywoman 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    I have loved music since a very young age. Singing is one of my passions! I also love listening to music exclusively. To me, lyrics give a song meaning, but the music has to reach...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 19

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    On of my favorite songs in history. The honesty & pain is so real http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rsqg95anNw When you were here before Couldn't look you in the eye You're just...
    FiremanforYou FiremanforYou 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 21

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    Hold your fire, keep it burning bright Hold the flame 'til the dream ignites A spirit with a vision is a dream With a mission I hear their passionate music Read the words that...
    dwc294 dwc294 46-50, M Apr 5

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    I wish I could go back in time to when I was twelve or thirteen. I wouldn't have smoked and I probably would've got into guitar lessons to get better at playing. And on top of...
    mikeymindyou mikeymindyou 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The 1500s through the 1990s are over. Music basically became a big turd from pop stars trying to recreate it. Sonny and Cher are gone, Beethoven's style is like Latin. dead. Pet...
    louisrcac louisrcac 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    A land where its always warm during the day, and has chilly nights. Where everybody there is someone I could get along with. Good music plays all the time. There's pokemon (don't...
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    The stars lean down to kiss you And I lie awake and miss you Pour me a heavy dose of atmosphere 'Cause I'll doze off safe and soundly But I'll miss your arms around me I'd send a...
    Batchick420 Batchick420 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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