5 pages | PDF | 1.0 MB"Bird on the Wire" is a classic song written and composed by Leonard Cohen. It is an ode to freedom and resilience in the face of life's challenges. The song is set in the key of D major, with a modulation to B minor. It consists of 66 measures in a moderate tempo, with a driving and soulful style. The lyrics focus on the narrator's commitment to facing his struggles in his own unique way, longing for true freedom from the "Bird on the Wire". It is a beautiful and heartfelt song that captures the essence of humanity in all its complexity.