Soul and Jazz
That’s How Strong My Love Is by Otis Redding
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The guitar chords start as bright blue on the top left with black drums. The bass guitar is purple with bright blue vocals and twangs of green high guitar. The drums continue as black. From 0.29 brass appears as purple on the top right. The vocals continue as blue. From 0.44 the piano is light blue with high green guitar and bright blue vocals. Purple trumpet returns at 1.00 on the middle left with black drums and blue vocals. At 1.31 the chords are magenta with light blue piano at 1:36. The high guitar is green. From 1.54 purple trumpet returns with blue vocals through the outro.
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.