Single Saturdays: Lili-Ann De Francesco – Au travers des ombres

Canadian singer Lili-Ann De Francesco has a single entitled Au Travers des Ombres (Across the shadows). It’s a love song about a girl who thinks about reuniting with her love but has reservations.

The music has a lovely smooth rhythm that is dream-like and romantic. John Nathaniel composed the song. There are stop-beats at times, then it switched to a natural flow. The combination of two is phenomenal, giving a nice touch to the composition.

Lili-Ann De Francesco, Mariane Cossette-Bacon, and John Nathaniel wrote “Au Travers des Ombres. The symbolism and metaphors give the song essence. The girl describes “being lost in thought”, which represents the chaos in her mind. Time is another symbol that demonstrates how it affects one’s life especially in the world of love. The shadows are a metaphor for obstacles that make it difficult to get back on track. The lyrics are well-written and structured in the following way AA BB. There’s movement in this song.

The song “Au Travers Des Ombres” is available. Enjoy!


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