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#1156410 - 09/12/19 02:35 PM Barcelona  
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Barcelona
Verse
Beautiful Barcelona
I love her moonlit skies.
Her seaside panoramas
The way the seabirds glide.
That quaint café by the shore
Boats with painted sails.
Daydreaming of our future
Till night donned her veil.
Pre Chorus
A get away a quick escape
Not meant to be more.
I found something I was missing
They call it amour.
Chorus
Beautiful Barcelona
Barcelona called.
Verse
Beautiful senorita
Her dark brown Spanish eyes.
A dreamer’s Aphrodite
An almost perfect night.
Her soft caress her sweet smile
Hair was auburn brown.
Entangled in the present
Sure do miss her now.
Pre Chorus
A get away a quick escape
Not meant to be more.
I found something I was missing
They call it amour.
Chorus
Beautiful Barcelona
Barcelona called.
Bridge
Back at work bored with life.
Barcelona called.
I boarded a jet plane
Arrived by nightfall.

#1156784 - 09/22/19 02:30 PM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Hi I was there once, you paint a nice picture
all the best,john


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#1156907 - 09/24/19 02:28 PM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Thanks. Never been there.

#1156912 - 09/24/19 04:09 PM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Carroll, I was in Barcelona once. It was for business and I wasn't there long, but I'm not sure that it fits with the atmosphere you are trying to create. Seaside panoramas, quaint cafes or boats with painted sails are not things I associate with this busy city. John, you have maybe been there for longer, so correct me if I'm wrong.

Maybe it would be better with a smaller, more romantic town or village as the title/hook. Any ideas from people who have spent holidays in Spain? Or it could be Mexico, I guess.

Unless they have taken an excursion a few miles up the coast, amour should be amor smile

#1156915 - 09/24/19 05:08 PM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Gavin you're right, it's a big city, but mostly tower blocks surrounding the old city, architecture is the fond memory I have, old interesting cathedrals etc, I was never at the waterfront,but nice beaches are all along the coast line.we stayed in Santa Suzanna
You can always google a place for info
all the best,john


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#1156939 - 09/25/19 10:10 AM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Never been there. Guess I'd better do my homework.

#1156940 - 09/25/19 10:20 AM Re: Barcelona [Re: ckiphen]  
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Carroll, I think choosing a less well-known town could work to the song's benefit. It gives it more character and uniqueness, might actually make people want to know more about it. And virtually any three syllable Spanish town is going to sound great when sung. It shouldn't be one of the tourist traps along the Costa Del Sol, somewhere with a bit more mystique. Pontevedra came into my mind, but, although it's on the coast, I think it's on a river estuary rather than directly on the beach. I'll see if I can suggest something, but maybe someone else can help?


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