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The picture that is turned toward the wall : pathetic song and chorus / words and music by Chas. Graham.
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The picture that is turned toward the wall : pathetic song and chorus / words and music by Chas. Graham. (1891)


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Image Title

:  The picture that is turned toward the wall : pathetic song and chorus / words and music by Chas. Graham.

Creator

: Graham, Charles, composer -- Composer

Created Date

: 1891

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.

Notes

: Caption title. Note 2.) First line of refrain: There's a name that's never spoken. Note 3.) First line of text: Far away beyond the glamor of the city and its strife. Note 4.) For voice and piano. Note 5.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 6.) Note by composer on cover: "While witnessing a performance of "Blue Jeans" at the Fourtheen Street Theatre, N.Y., I was vividly impressed with the human pathos and passion so beautifully depicted in the last act. From this I have drawn the theme for "The Picture that is turned toward the wall." Note 7.) Respectfully dedicated to Mr. Joseph Arthur--Printed above cover title. Note 8.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Source

: Published music.

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Catalog Call Number

: Music (Sheet) 00-341

Digital ID

: g00c88_001

Record ID

: 184920

Digital Item Published

: 8-26-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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