Hold To Nothing by Royal Oak
8”x10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The intro starts as blue on the top left with black drums. The high synth is light blue with blue vocals. The notes at 0.17 are magenta. The vocals continue in blue with black drums. The highs are green and light blue synth. At 0.51 the vocals are light blue with blue guitar and purple bass. The high electric guitar chords are green with soft high synth in the background. At 1.22 the vocals are blue with high blues. From 1.28 and 1.35 the guitar is magenta with black drums. The crystal at 1.48 is light blue before bright blue in the chorus. The high chords are green with purple bass and black drums. At 2.17 the chords are purple and blue on the bottom left with brown textures at 3.32 in the guitar and hi-hat. The drums are black. At 2.39 the highs are green. From 2.49 the vocals are light blue. The guitar at 3.01 is magenta before right blue vocals at 3.26. These continue through the outro with black drums , purple bass and magenta guitar. At 4.32 the music is light blue.
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.