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Creating ‘I Guess That’s Why They Call It the Blues’

This was the first song I had ever decided to arrange for an A Cappella group, yet for my initial project of performing only 3 A Cappella arrangements, it was the last one I wanted to attempt. I wanted to make sure I had as much experience and practise as possible at writing A Cappella arrangements before attempting this master piece of a song by Elton John, Bernie Taupin and Davey Johnstone. I also connected to it on an emotional level, so personally I needed it to be the best I could possibly make it.

Elton John’s hit song ‘I Guess That’s Why They Call It the Blues’
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