Where Did You Sleep Last Night by Nirvana
4”x6” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The guitar starts as textured browns on the top left. The low chords are blue with hints of gray. The vocals appear as soft blues with hints of green on the accent. The guitar continues as brown. At 0.51 the bass is gray on the top right along with the brown guitar. At 1.11 the bass and low notes are purple. The vocals continue as blue. The lowest vocals are darker blue as seen on the bottom left. From 1.45 the lows are purple. These continue strongly at 1.57 and from 2.11 in purple across the bottom. The chords above these lows are hints of magenta. The vocals in the bridge are soft blues. From 3.01 the vocals are strong, bold blue on the bottom right. The lows are purple. The high vocals and guitar chords at 3.53 are a hint or light blue on the right.
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.