An old, old Mendelssohn “Songs Without Words” book of mine that I bought in an antique store, with rose petals and my piccolo laid on top. Textures added in GIMP.

This image has won DeeZ 5Cs Award for Creativity, Composition, Commercial Appeal, Clarity, and Color/Contrast

Featured in Table Top Photography (December 2, 2011)


music, mendelssohn, book, piccolo, instrument, roses, rose petals, petals

Tracy Friesen is a self-taught hobbyist photographer who loves to shoot anything and everything, particularly while on walks or outings with her two little kids. While still learning, she loves the thrill of getting a great shot and is always seeking that perfect capture!

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  • Tibby Steedly
    Tibby Steedlyalmost 3 years ago

    Tracy, this is so beautiful!

  • Thank you so much!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesalmost 3 years ago

    Pure elegance! First class still life!

  • Thanks very much for that generous comment!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • Sandra Foster
    Sandra Fosterover 2 years ago

    Tracy – I was drawn to this – I have a passion for the graphic look of sheet music even though I don’t know how to read notes. Very pretty!

  • Thanks, Sandra, so glad you like it!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsover 2 years ago

    Lovely image! Well composed!

  • Thanks very much, Tracy!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • Anthony Cherubino
    Anthony Cherubinoover 2 years ago


  • Thank you, Anthony, I appreciate the visit and kind comment!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • Kris Montgomery
    Kris Montgomeryover 2 years ago

    Beautiful work Tracy… creative juxtapostion of the different elements :)

  • Thanks very kindly, Kris!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • Tarrby
    Tarrbyover 2 years ago

    Very creative and effective.

  • Thank you!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • agnès trachet
    agnès trachetover 2 years ago

    very lovely image!!

  • Thanks so much!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • czanti
    czantiover 2 years ago

    Very well composed. Nicely done Tracy

  • Thank you, Cindy!

    – Tracy Friesen

  • rainbowcreative
    rainbowcreativeover 2 years ago


  • Thanks, Sarah!

    – Tracy Friesen

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