Five an a half minutes by Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk
11” x 16” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Bandcamp
The guitar stars as orange on the top left with the spoken request and count in textured browns. The piano is light blue with magenta vocals appearing at 0.19. The vocals move to warm oranges through the verse with light blue piano continuing. At 0.37-0.42 the vocals and violin are magenta. The breathier notes are oranges. At 0.49 magenta strings appear on the top left with orange highs. The cello is purple from 1.01 with orange vocals. At 1.13 the piano is light blue with magenta strings. The vocals are orange from 1.14 with highs in yellow at 1.20. The vocals at 1.27 are yellow and orange on the middle left. The strings are magenta with purple lows. The vocals are orange with yellow strings at 1.54. Blue appears at 2.10 in the bottom middle. From 2.16 the strings and strongest vocals are magenta with orange at 2.20. The highest notes at 2.37 are yellow with blue piano.
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.