Lady in Red by Chris de Burgh
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The intro starts as black percussion on the top left with dark blue bass. At 0.07 the high synth is light blue. The vocals appear as blue with purple bass below. At 0.58 the music moves to purple with blue vocals, high magenta notes and black drums. At 1.20 the rising synth is light blue with purple bass. From 1.41 the high notes are magenta with blue vocals at 1.53. The high synth is light blue with purple bass. At 2.31 the high vocals and music are magenta and light blue synth. The vocals continue from 2.55 as bright blue with purple bass. From 3.27 the outro is high light blues with magenta and purple notes and blue vocals on ‘I love you’.
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.