Soul and Jazz
Beyond by Leon Bridges
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The guitar starts as high orange on the top left with texture brown guitar. The vibrant crystal percussion is light blue. The vocals are bright blue with low dark blue and textured brown guitar and percussion. The high vocals at 0.29 are magenta with purple on the vocals at 0.43. From 0.47 the music is light blue. the main vocals through the verse are blue. At 1.05 the vocals are high magenta with low purple bass. The high crystals and guitar are blue. At 1.18 the vocals are blue and move to high light blue guitar at 1.27. The bass at 1.32 is purple with bright blue vocals. At 1.44 the backup vocals are purple. From 1.52 the chorus is magenta with high light blue crystal at 2.03. The magenta vocals and guitar continues with purple bass and blight blue highs. At 2.28 the vocals are purple with blue at 2.34. From 2.35 the vocals are magenta with orange highs at 2.43. The bass is purple. The vocals are blue with high light blue in the synth at 2.54. At 3.04 and 3.07 the vocals are magenta. The lows are bright blue and light blue appears through the outro.
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.