Classical music has captivated audiences for centuries with its intricate compositions, soaring melodies, and profound emotional depth. From the sweeping orchestral works of Beethoven and Mozart to the intimate chamber music of Brahms and Schumann, classical music offers a vast and varied world of beauty and artistry. Whether you’re a lifelong classical music aficionado or a newcomer to this rich musical tradition, there’s something for everyone to discover and appreciate in the world of classical music.
If you’re looking for a catchy and uplifting classical love song, look no further than “Around Me” by Joanna Mathers. This 17-year-old songwriter and producer from Melbourne, Australia has truly outdone herself with this track.
The song starts off with a confession of mutual attraction – “I want you, you want me, I’m so confused, I know we’re meant to be” – and the catchy chorus echoes this sentiment with the lyrics “cause when you’re holding me tight, in the middle of the night, you make the butterflies fly, baby when you’re around me”. The upbeat melody perfectly complements the song’s romantic theme, making it impossible not to sway and sing along.
But what really sets “Around Me” apart is its ability to capture the bittersweet nature of young love. The lyrics reflect the joys and challenges of a relationship, from the excitement of “when you’re holding me tight in the middle of the night” to the heartache of “you threw it away and you wrecked it all”. It’s a rollercoaster of emotions that will resonate with anyone who has ever been in love. Her voice is complemented by a polished production that makes the song sound like it was made by a seasoned professional rather than a bedroom producer.
The song’s bridge takes a more somber turn, with lyrics that reflect on the ups and downs of a relationship: “we used to be something special, you threw it away and you wrecked it all”. But even in this moment of introspection, the song never loses its energy, and it quickly returns to the upbeat chorus that is sure to put a smile on your face.
Joanna Mathers’ creative power shines through in every aspect of the song, from the instantly appealing and memorable melody to the heartfelt lyrics to the polished production. It’s no surprise that Joanna herself considers this her best track, and it’s sure to make you a fan of her music as well. Whether you’re in love or simply looking for a pick-me-up, “Around Me” is an ideal song to brighten your day
You can find Around Me on Spotify – add it to your playlist today and get ready to be swept away by its infectious energy and heartfelt lyrics.
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