So Close free piano sheet music by Jon McLaughlin
About the song
Written by composer Alan Menken and having the lyrics written by Stephen Schwartz, the song "So Close" by Jon McLaughlin has been made for Disney Pictures’ "here), a 2007 musical fantasy film, a homage to Walt Disney’s classic princess fairy tale stories.
Being both contemporary and classical, the song has songs sung by characters in the movies "True Love’s Kiss", "That’s How You Know" or "Happy Working Song", in which the song has also been featured.
The story of the main character of "Enchanted", Giselle, is beautifully described by the song, being exquisitely genuine. The emotional road that Giselle goes through could not have been better symbolized than through this song that is not as widely known as it should be, even if it was nominated for the 80th Academy Awards for the Best Original Song category, a category for which "Happy Working Song" and "That’s How You Know" also got nominated.
We hope that you enjoy the sheet music for this Disney song, because, we assure you it is more than just a Disney song, being beautifully constructed from start to finish.
"So Close" is a modern, contemporary pop ballad, not uncommon at all in the recent decades, yet it has received negative critics, yet some good things have also been said about it, one of them being when Betty Jo Trucker of ReelTalk Movie.
Reviews said "if 'So Close' doesn't win an Oscar nod I'll be extremely disappointed." Being called "stale" or with a slow tempo, it is still viewed as just a Disney song, yet it’s beautiful and we hope that you will enjoy it and its piano sheet to the fullest.
If you too would like to learn how to play "So Close" by Jon McLaughlin on the piano, you are invited to use the free piano sheet listed Request page if you have any other song that you would like featured. Enjoy and keep playing those notes!
|Writers:||Alan Menken (music) and Stephen Schwartz (lyrics)|
|Producers:||Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz and Robbie Buchanan|
|Released:||November 20, 2007|
|Genres:||Pop, vocal jazz|