Mazzy Star: "Fade Into You"

Immerse yourself in a captivating reinterpretation by Jennifer Eklund of Mazzy Star's iconic "Fade Into You" as the piano breathes new life into the timeless melancholy, evoking a profound emotional resonance with every note.

Mazzy Star: "Fade Into You"

Looking for more great 90s piano sheet music?

🤩 This hit from the 90s was featured in the first season of Cruel Summer, a Hulu series that was loaded with nostalgic tunes from the best decade. We’ve got piano sheet music for Cruel Summer: Season 1 and Cruel Summer Season 2!


About Mazzy Star:

Mazzy Star is an American alternative rock band formed in Santa Monica, California, in 1989. The band consists primarily of vocalist Hope Sandoval and guitarist David Roback, with other musicians joining them for recording and touring. They gained prominence in the early 1990s with their dreamy, atmospheric sound characterized by Sandoval’s haunting vocals and Roback’s intricate guitar work. Mazzy Star is best known for songs like “Fade Into You,” “Into Dust,” and “Halah,” which blend elements of folk, psychedelia, and shoegaze. Their music often explores themes of longing, love, and introspection, creating a unique sonic landscape that has left a lasting impact on alternative music.


About “Fade Into You”:

Mazzy Star’s “Fade Into You” stands as a cornerstone of their repertoire, emanating a haunting beauty that captivates listeners since its release in 1993. Enveloped in the dreamy atmosphere of Hope Sandoval’s ethereal vocals and David Roback’s delicate guitar work, the song weaves a spellbinding narrative of longing and introspection. Its poetic lyrics delicately articulate themes of desire and vulnerability, inviting listeners to immerse themselves in its melancholic embrace.

Praised for its atmospheric production that seamlessly blends folk, dream pop, and shoegaze influences, “Fade Into You” remains a timeless classic in alternative music. Its hypnotic allure and emotional depth continue to resonate with audiences worldwide, evoking a sense of both intimacy and expansiveness. As Mazzy Star’s signature track, “Fade Into You” showcases the band’s ability to craft ethereal soundscapes that transcend time, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of listeners across generations.


Note from the arranger:

As far as I can tell there are no available piano sheet music versions of Mazzy Star’s “Fade Into You.” I really love this song and it fits so well on the piano. I hope you enjoy playing it as much as I enjoyed arranging it.


“Fade Into You” Intermediate Piano Solo: Full Version

Key features of the intermediate version:

  • This is the full recorded version of the song including the solo section
  • 11 total pages
  • Run time is approximately 5:00

🧐 Sheet music sneak peek:


“Fade Into You” Intermediate Piano Solo: Abridged Version

Key features of the intermediate abridged version:

  • Abridged version includes: first 2 verses, 2 full choruses and the ending.
  • 6 total pages
  • Run time is approximately 3:30

🧐 Sheet music sneak peek:


🎹 Pop Rock Favorites Songbook Series

Do you love pop rock and alternative rock from the 1990s? You’ll definitely want to explore the Pop Rock Favorites Songbook Series. As of this posting, there are 10 volumes available! Take a dive into a few of these books:


🎹 Looking for more Alternative Rock piano sheet music?


👋 Did I miss one of your favorites? I’m always open to requests so drop me a comment!


Jennifer Eklund
Written by Jennifer Eklund
Jennifer Eklund holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in music from California State University, Long Beach. She is an avid arranger, composer, and author of the Piano Pronto® method books series as well as a wide variety of supplemental songbooks. She is also a Signature Artist with Musicnotes.com with a large catalog of popular music titles for musicians of all levels.

Comments

User's avatar


No comments yet
Be the first to comment.

My Chemical Romance: "Disenchanted"
2000s Sheet Music
Alternative Rock Sheet Music

My Chemical Romance: "Disenchanted"

Two piano solo arrangements at the intermediate level of "Disenchanted" by My Chemical Romance. This is a reflective and melancholic track from their 2006 album The Black Parade, exploring themes of disillusionment and the loss of innocence.

  • 6 min read
Read more
Gin Blossoms Favorites Songbook
Pop Music Songbooks
Pop Rock Songbooks
1990s Sheet Music

Gin Blossoms Favorites Songbook

Introducing a new songbook of Gin Blossoms arrangements for intermediates by Jennifer Eklund. All your favorites in one collection!

  • 4 min read
Read more
Nirvana: "Smells Like Teen Spirit" Piano Sheet Music
Alternative Rock Sheet Music
1990s Sheet Music

Nirvana: "Smells Like Teen Spirit" Piano Sheet Music

Look, listen, and learn about Nirvana's Grunge Alternative Rock classic "Smells Like Teen Spirit" featuring piano solo arrangements by Jennifer Eklund.

  • 6 min read
Read more