Soul and Jazz
Moonlight Serenade by Frank Sinatra
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2019 – Listen along on Spotify
The violin starts as high, light blue on the top left along with vibrant yellow flute. The vocals are bright blue throughout. At 0.42 the brass appears as low purple. The high violin at 0.50 is light blue on the top right before shifting to lower magenta violin at 1.03. The high notes at 1.08 are orange on the right. The vocals continue as blue through the middle with magenta strings. At 1.23 and 1.48 the high notes are orange on the bottom left. The strings continue as magenta. At 1.55 the brass is low purple. The high violin from 2.23 is light blue through the outro. The lows at 3.14 are hints of purple.
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.