Soul and Jazz
Coming Home by Leon Bridges
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The drums start as black on the top left with purple and magenta harmonies. At 0.19 the high notes are light blue. The vocals appear as blue with purple bass and guitar. At 0.42 the notes are magenta with black percussion on the top right. The magenta continues through the vocal harmonies. The highest notes are light blue. The vocals continue as bright blue with purple and magenta bass and Melody. The guitar at 1.18 is high, textured Green. At 1.34 light blue appears before magenta harmonies at 1.41. The high piano is light blue and magenta. The percussion is black with purple at 2.06 on the bottom left. The vocals are blue. Green appears again at 2.23 on the middle bottom. At 2:32 the piano is light blue with purple bass and magenta harmonies. At 2.51 the percussion is black. The harmonies are magenta 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.