I giorni by Ludovico Einaudi
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2019 – Listen on Spotify
The intro starts as light blue piano on the top left with low bright blue notes. The highest notes are yellow. At 0.22 the mid-range notes are magenta and continue through the section. The highs continue in light blue with strong, bright blues at 0.48 on the top right. The lowest notes are purple. From 0.59 the music shifts to magenta with high oranges from 1.10. These oranges continue with the highs in yellow from 1.43. The mid-range continues in magenta. The low notes at 2.02 are bright blue on the middle left. At 2.09 light blue returns with hints of high yellow. From 2.50 the melody is magenta before light blue continues. At 3.19 bright blue piano returns with low purple. From 3.24 the mid-range is magenta and shifts to warm orange from 3.40. The orange continues with magenta in the mid-range and high yellows as at 4.12. The sharpness of the highs create twangs of green at 4.23. From 4.33 light blue returns with bright blue and purple at 4.50. The highest notes through the outro are yellow from 5.19.
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.