Alex in G

Alex in G sample (0:30)

What its about

Alexing: the art of being Alex

Written for son Alexander on his eighteenth birthday

How it was written

The song is in G hence the title, but pootles about a bit to D and to C

The chorus is based on C, F, Bb and G chords modified into interesting shapes (0:15)
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The rhythm in the chorus uses an interesting mix of simple and compound time signatures (simple divides each beat into 2 parts, compound into 3)