The word “ arpeggi” comes from the Italian language and its translation into Spanish results in the word “ arpeggios ”. In turn, “arpeggios” is used to define the action of sounding the tones of a chord through a musical instrument.
These tones or notes must be played quickly and successively to be defined as such.
“Arpeggi” is derived from the word “ arpeggiare “, and the latter refers to the “action of playing a harp”, the most common string instrument in arpeggio performance.
Radiohead’s Arpeggi Song
Weird Fishes / Arpeggi is an experimental rock love song composed by the English band Radiohead . Born in 2007 included in the album In Rainbows .
The song was started with simple tones and sounds. Next, the sound of the drums, a second electric guitar melody and the additional singing of guitarist Ed O’Brien were added .
After that, the composition of the song was modified along with a stronger instrumentation and a more outstanding battery.
These variants made the song not only have the title Weird Fishes (strange fishes), but also the title Arpeggi was added to a totally improved and complete melody.
The band Radiohead received a 2009 Grammy Award for “Best Alternative Music Album” thanks to ” In Rainbows .” In this album, the musical theme ” Weird Fishes / Arpeggi ” stands out.
- “Arpeggio of Blue Steel” is a well-known Japanese manga series produced by Ark Performance . It is made up of 17 manga editions and an animated volume. Additionally, two films were produced based on her story.