Song for Guy piano sheet music for free - Elton John
"Song for Guy" is a song by pop rock artist Elton John, released in late 1978 as part of his twelfth album titled "A Single Man". Being the last track from the album, it is also almost completely instrumental, featuring an octaved solo piano for the intro. Continuing with percussion elements and added wind chimes, as well as synthesizers, the only lyrics from the song show at the end, when the verse "Life isn’t everything" gets sung several times.
Written by Elton John on his own, he said that the inspiration for the song came as he had an out-of-body experience, when he became obsessed with the ideas of life and death. The title of the song was given in memorial of a teenager that died riding his motorcycle, named Guy.
"Song for Guy" has been used on an episode of "Diamonds in the Sky", a TV show on BBC, also getting featured on the 80s Disney film "Oh Heavenly Dog". The team involved in producing the song, besides John himself, were Ray Cooper, who was in charge of the wind chimes and shakers, and bassist Clive Franks.
"Song for Guy" has become a classical song, being also included in the easy listening genre. Featured as the closing song for his acclaimed album, this song can now be played by piano lovers, thanks to the free piano sheet listed below. Enjoy and keep an eye on us for more quality material!
|Released:||28 November 1978|
|Album:||A Single Man|
|Genres:||Easy Listening, Pop|