Friday, April 24, 2015

The Most Rare Scott Joplin Composition

"The Picture of Her Face"

This video speaks for itself; because both my parents are deceased, and I don't have any photos of either of them, thanks to the fire.

Scott Joplin plays an homily to an unknown "Grace", either a first wife, a first love, or to his Mother.
Whomever, he loved her very much.

Please, do take the few moments to listen, won't you?

Scott Joplin's most unfamiliar, most intimate composition,
"The Picture of Her Face", from 1895 :

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