Starlight by Muse
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The intro starts as black on the top left as textured guitar and percussion. The high keyboard and synth appears as greens and light blues. The bass is dark blue. At 0.23 the vocals appear as bright blue. The high electric guitar chords are green. At 0.56 the music is light blue with green highs and black percussion. Green appears in the middle right at 1.11. The drums are black with brown guitar chords at 1.27. The high synth is magenta and purple. At 1.44 light blue returns with magenta from 2.01. The drums are black. At 2.15 the music is blue guitar and black drums before moving back to light blue. bright blue returns at 2:37 with high green guitar. From 2.53 magenta synth reappears with blue vocals and guitar. Light blue appears in the outro at 3.40 with magenta on the final notes.
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.