Always With Me, Always With You by Joe Santriani
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The percussion starts as brown on the top left with grey drums and purple bass. The guitar appears at 0.06 as bright blue. The highest notes are green with brown shakers. At 0.26 the guitar is vibrant green across the top. The highs under the solo are light blue on the top right. From 0.53 the longer notes of the solo have magenta twangs with brown shakers. At 1.05 light blue appears along with blue and green guitar. Magenta appears from 1.19 with high light blue. At 1.33 green returns with bright blue in the guitar and bass. The shakers continue as brown on the bottom left. The longest notes are magenta including the slide at 1.52. From 1.54 the guitar is light blue with blue notes. At 2.08 the guitar is textured brown. The bright blue returns with high green and the melody in magenta across the top. At 2.59 the guitar and shakers are brown with green twangs. The drums are black.
This piece is one of a kind and was commissioned for someone special. While the paint may fall differently on the paper, future interpretations of this song will capture the same colours and moments as heard in the song.