July 24th, 2007 • 9:21 am
Even more lovelorn is ‘Somewhere Here on Earth’, a classy affair in which piano and saxophone have meaningful intercourse. ‘Mr Goodnight’ finds dirt back on Prince’s mind.
Driven by gentle piano strings and a seductive saxophone, Prince turns on the charm for this late night jazz piece.
Brushed drums, a delicate piano, silky strings and a smoky sax set a classy boudoir-jazz mood, as Prince puts down his beloved axe long enough to seduce you with that girly falsetto of his.
All this and more, courtesy of a simple Google search.
I have listened to this beautiful track a few times now, and I am afraid I can definitely hear a muted trumpet and a flute—but a saxophone? Oh dear.
What does that tell you about the actual level of musical expertise of mainstream media music reviewers?