McCartney is one of the most successful composers and performers of all time. Thank goodness for Hard Days Night, it inspired the founding members of the Byrds to get 12 strings as well. However, it is common in jazz standards especially ballads to do something like this. George's guitar-playing, his unforgettable riff. You Really Got a Hold on MeThe Beatles Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. I am a big fan of Paul McCartney as well as Don McLean and Perry Como but these facts aren't straight here.
My sister had it on a 45 remember them? He has married three times and is the father of five children. Paul had his style and John had his style and they made it work very well. This song was a highlight of the Hard Day's Night film. But you could look at it both ways. It may have been that the inspiration worked the other way around, who knows. This makes the tune sound very ancient somehow. That song makes me cry.
I heard a latin version recently by a great cuban singer. Have heard a rumor it was stolen later on, does anyone know. By jumping to that D major, it fools your ear into thinking it was in D minor instead of F major all along. According to Alistair Taylor Brian Epstein's personal assistant who stayed overnight with Paul and Jane sometimes at their farm house in Scotland,Paul tried very hard for a long time afterwards even after he was starting to see Linda,to get Jane to forgive him and come back to him. But in the Spring of 1968 Jane came home unexpectedly early from touring with her theatre company,and found Paul in bed with another woman and so she left him for good! Their best-known lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. I have often played and sung this tune and love the way it actually makes you sing it.
There is a nice arpeggio sic? That great premonition of a osft picardy-like landing that you knew was coming all along. They share the same key signature. Then in 1966 when Paul was 24 and Jane was 20 they bouht their own house and lived together and Paul and Jane became engaged to be married on Christmas day 1967. McCartney, Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr all received appointment as Members of the Order of the British Empire in 1965 and, in 1997, McCartney was knighted for services to music. A sweet guitar solo by George and a clear vocal by Paul. Guys, if you know all the words by heart, sing it to your girlfriends.
All in all, I think the way it's put together is brilliant. Before I figured out the chords, it felt to me like a Picardy third. I have been a huge highly impressed Beatles fan since I was 9,I got my first Beatles book for my 11th birthday and I had every Beatles album by the age of 13. I was listening to it a few days ago. I'm 16 and a rabid Beatle fan! The guitar line that George plays makes the I chord sound like a 6th C over the E chord, D over the F chord etc.
Sorry for the intellectual blah-blah-blah. Rooted in skiffle and 1950s rock and roll, they later utilised several genres, ranging from pop ballads to psychedelic rock, often incorporating classical and other elements in innovative ways. I Saw Her Standing There9. But not wonderful, just sorta sweet. That song was written by Don McLean in 1970 and recorded by Perry in 1973. S Love You and I Feel Fine. The man is half of the most brilliant song-writing team ever.
When you replace a minor tonic chord with a major chord, the major third is called a Picardy third. It was always a treat. Dad would play their music in the car a lot. It showed that they relly cared and was really into the song itself. Louis, Mosuch a lovely song. Also the guitar outro at the end is pure genius. A classic love song with classical restraint.
I'm glad to see so many teenagers on this site. Ending a song on a V is odd but happens now and then. McCartney has released an extensive catalogue of songs as a solo artist and has composed classical and electronic music. However, it rarely resolves to it's tonic major chord. She is sunlight on the sea She's a soft summer rain Falling gently through the trees And I love her She's cunning as a fox Clever as a crow Solid as a rock She is stubborn as a stone Shes a hardheaded woman And the best one that I know And I love her Yeah well I love her She's as new as the springtime, Strong as autumn blows Warm as the summer And soft as the snow She's a thousand miles from here But she's everywhere I go Cuz I love her She loves me like a woman She looks like a lady She laughs like a child And cries like a baby I think that maybe she's the one that's gonna save me. He gained worldwide fame as the bass guitarist and singer for the rock band the Beatles, widely considered the most popular and influential group in the history of pop music.
I love George's guitar solo! Paul wrote many other songs about Jane not just And I Love Her,We Can Work It Out,and Here There and Everywhere. I heard that D chord a different way. The Beatles had many songs that had some Latin influence namely P. The A section is before the modulation in E major. He also played every instrument on his first solo album McCartney in 1970 and many of the instruments on Chaos and Creation in The Backyard.
What more could you ask for in a classic love song. His songwriting partnership with John Lennon was the most successful of the post-war era. A two-time inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Beatles in 1988, and as a solo artist in 1999 , and an 18-time Grammy Award winner, McCartney has written, or co-written, 32 songs that have reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, and as of 2009 he had 25. And that D note that George plays at the end of his repeating riff that starts out the song - though in E major sonority - being a C at that time , perfectly forshadows the last final D chord. His best solo period was up to 1975 and I love The Wings albums Red Rose Speedway,Venus and Mars and Band On The Run is very good too. He also wrote She's A Woman,Things We Said Today,Every Little Thing,and these songs,You Won't See Me,and I'm Looking Through You on Rubber Soul and For No One on Revelover about constant arguments he and Jane had because Paul was constantly asking Jane to give up her acting career which took her away from Paul often,and devote herself to him,and she rightfully refused,because she was in her first film at age 5 and she was in the popular 1966 film Alfie with Michael Cain,and she said she enjoyed acting and she had been doing it most of her life and she didn't want to give it up.