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Time Passages

Lyrics

It was late in December, the sky turned to snow
All round the day was going down slow
Night like a river beginning to flow
I felt the beat of my mind go
full lyrics
It was late in December, the sky turned to snow
All round the day was going down slow
Night like a river beginning to flow
I felt the beat of my mind go
full lyrics

Features of This Track

mellow rock instrumentation
mild rhythmic syncopation
acoustic rhythm piano
demanding instrumental part writing
intricate melodic phrasing
use of a string ensemble
major key tonality
electric guitar riffs
acoustic guitar riffs
electric pianos
a prominent saxophone part
acoustic rhythm guitars
emphasis on instrumental arranging

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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stylegrl69
It's a piece of art for the ears.
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This isn't played nearly enough.
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Simply magical!!
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kdpflugrad
Al Stewart. I love his music
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Such a beautiful song. Al's voice always seems so soothing.
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Grew up in the 70's! Love this song
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great song. almost as good ad the writing on year of the cat album
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Probably one of my all time favorite songs! Al Stewart was a great song writer and this song takes me back to what seems like sweet times in my youth!
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Most underrated singer , songwriter of all times. Great Al !!!
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We sold alot of copies at Camelot Music.
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Love this song! So true, think dr Dwayne dyer " thinking creates your reality" " feelings/ psychologica l perspective
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One of my favorite songs by him.
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Nice saxophone part too!!
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Great song!!!
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heard it as a teen ,yep, pretty awesome oh!......... . those time passages, wait, what did I leave behind?
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The sax solo is like a big California merlot .... a lot going on there ..
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ahhhhh those time passages.
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What did I leave in those time passages?
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Okay! I like Al Stewart! There I said it!
The "Year of the Cat" is a great one as well.
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The arrangement and, of course, Phil Kinzie's soaring sax solo! Outstanding!
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I love Al Stewart's Lyrics....ve r y defining.Thi s song speaks major truths. I love the intro with the electric piano
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Al doesn't like this song but it was, of course, one of this big hits. I've always liked it, even if I don't consider it as one of his best.
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Stewart wrote such great stuff.....bu t even if this were the only song he ever wrote....wel l it's just perfect
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Awesome song! I loved it as a kid and I still do...:-)

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