“Backward Ways 2 Happy Love” is pure musical enjoyment. Listening to this song, imagine a joyful afternoon in Paris; you can tap your feet while watching people from a sidewalk cafe. This is another one of the tracks by Melvin Fromm Jr., which has a violin lead melody. Melvin’s music swings, he can be lyrical, witty and full of grace. The sound of the violin just lightens up the room under the stylish acoustic driven rhythm.
You might be surprised by the bassist and his solid ability to do the walking alongside the drums. This music passes every test, whether you listen attentively; feel like slow dancing across the floor of some swanky upper class club, or just doing the ironing at home. The music here is ready to fit a multitude of moods – romantic, teasing, playful, sweetly sad, full of longing, or peacefully joyous . . . It’s music to live by.
The violin work is nimble and elegant. At times, the violin’s dynamism and accuracy is spellbinding. The jazzy acoustic guitar and the fiddle together have a really nice warm sound. Melvin Fromm Jr. is probably one of last Easy Listening composers out there these days, and songs like “Backward Ways 2 Happy Love”, is good proof of that.
Melvin Fromm Jr. creations appeal mostly to those who look towards music than can be relaxing and easy to listen to. Melvin’s music is instrumental-based and can usually be associated to the Easy Listening and Beautiful Music radio formats. If your tastes fall into one of these categories, Melvin’s music will be all that you hoped for, as it will provide endless hours of enjoyment.
MORE ABOUT: Composer Melvin Fromm Jr. says that in 1999, “God opened this door”, after he put his feelings song, about his girlfriend Perchita Grate (now his wife). Melvin then had pro studio musicians make a demo of the song and in 2001 and eventually a Canadian Deejay helped Melvin get airplay in 56 countries.
In 2014 Melvin Fromm Jr. started writing and producing his own instrumental music and continued to work with many top studio musicians. As he moves forward building his profile and music catalog, Melvin’s popularity has been increasing and he is getting radio airplay in more the 200 countries to date. A variety of music companies are also currently reviewing Melvin’s work for Film, and TV projects.