Chateau Lobby #4 (in C for Two Virgins) by Father John Misty
11” x 16” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The strum at 0.00 is orange with green twangs on the top left. The guitar begins as warm textured brown with purple bass. The vocals are blues with black drums purple bass and brown guitar continuing through the verse. The high strings at 0.27 come out as soft light blues with high orange guitar and percussion. From 0.45 the strings move to magenta. The drums are black. The vocals are blue with brown guitar and black drums. At 0.59 the strings are magenta on the top left with orange at 1.13 in the warm vocals. The vocals continue as blue from 1.18 with brown guitar. At 1.29 the brass is purple on the bottom. The backup harmonies are purple on the top middle at 1.33. At 1.48 magenta appears. The guitar and percussion continue as brown. From 1.54 the brass is purple with magenta strings. The vocals return as blue and brown guitar. At 2.35 purple appears. The final notes are shining orange.
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.