Au Revoir by OneRepublic
4” x 6” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The strings start on the top left with warm oranges tones. At 0.20 the orange comes through strongly with high yellow and magenta in the melody. The lows are purple on the middle left. The piano at 0.40 is light blue on the top. At 0.50 the vocals are brown with magenta strings. The vocals quickly shift to bright blue with magenta at 1.16 on the middle right. At 1.22 the vocals are brown across the middle along with the brown textures on the wind sound at 1.37. At 1.40 the synth is light blue with blue lows and magenta strings. These continue in the bottom left with high greens. At 2.10 the vocals are blue with magenta strings and brown accent twangs. The synth continues as light blue. At 2.45 the drums are black on the bottom middle. At 3.01 magenta appears with high orange. At 3.28 purple appears on the low strings. The vocals from 3.48 are blue with light blue highs. The drums in the outro are black with magenta and orange highs.
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.