This song goes straight into drama mode. I initially tried several arrangement and chord layers but I couldn’t make it sound right. In the end I prefer this stripped down version.
I’m doing an online course on video game music and this is the first assignment, writing a theme for a town.
The town I had in mind is a peaceful one, but it has recently been through tragedy and it’s still recovering from it. It could be a second or third town in a JRPG.