Soul and Jazz
By Your Side by Sade
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The synth and guitar begins as light blue on the top left with the low notes in purple and dark blue. At 0.28 the vocals begin as light blue. The guitar below, as at 0.39 is brown. From 0.40 the vocals are vibrant magenta before moving to orange. The highs at 1.01 are orange and yellow on the middle right. At 1.18 the vocals are magenta with light blue synth and low, bright blue bass. From 1.38 the guitar chords and percussion are brown with the vocals in orange. Magenta returns at 1.55. At 2.03 the vocals are blue with purple trumpet and high greens. From 1.18 magenta returns with orange at 2:32. The guitar is brown. From 2.46 the music and vocals are light blue with purple bass and high greens. The percussion is black. The highest vocals are yellow. The low vocals at 3.27 are bright blue. The outro is light blue with purple and magenta brass and bass.
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.