Here are two versions of “Mia and Sebastian’s Theme Song” from La La Land.
Here is another dittyFrom me to youWhoever you are And whatever you do
Here is another example of how different a song can sound by leaving the melody alone, but changing the accompanying chords.
This little 12 bar section has nothing but arpeggios. As you no doubt know by now, arpeggios are the notes of a chord. In this case there… Read more “Nothing But Arpeggios”
I have been working on this song for hoursInstead of being outside with the flowersBecause music is just what I doSo here is a song, from me… Read more “Day Four of “The Week of The Blues””
A tiny blues band is in my laptop trying to get outI hear them in the evening when they start to scream and shoutI try to calm… Read more “No Title Needed”
I’ve had several readers ask for me to add a lead guitar to this song.So I did.
Many songs by the Rolling Stones have nothing but dominant chords. The song “Good Times Bad Times” is one such song. I have done two versions here.… Read more “Who Needs Minor Chords”
Did you know that Ryan Gosling learned to play the piano for his role in La La Land? And he did all of his own playing. I… Read more “More La La Land”
It’s a story as old as time itselfA girl falls in love with a musical elfIt stars Ryan Gosling and Emma StoneAnd everyone cries because he ends… Read more “La-La Land”
I have spent most of the day working on this song. So it seems only fitting I share it with my readers. And that is my final… Read more “Final Versions”