The Complete Piano Music of Scott Joplin

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Title: The Complete Piano Music of Scott Joplin
Otros títulos: The Complete Piano Music of Scott Joplin
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Scott Joplin; John Arpin
Código CDU: Jop.03
Forma Musical: Piano music
Abstract: Scott Joplin was "The King of Ragtime Writers," a composer who elevated "banjo piano playing," a lowly entertainment associated with saloons and brothels, into an American art form loved by millions. Born in Texas in either 1867 or 1868, Scott Joplin was raised in Texarkana, the son of a laborer and former slave. As a child, Joplin taught himself piano on an instrument belonging to a white family that granted him access to it, and ultimately studied with a local, German-born teacher who introduced Joplin to classical music. Joplin attended high school in Sedalia, MO, a town that would serve as Joplin's home base during his most prosperous years, and where a museum now bears his name. In 1891, the first traceable evidence of Joplin's music career is found, placing him in a minstrel troupe in Texarkana. In 1893, he played in Chicago during the Columbian Exposition, reportedly leading a band with a cornet. Afterward, Joplin settled in Sedalia, worked with other brass bands and founded a ...


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1. Leola (1905) - Completo.wav 3:53 39.25Mb WAV audio wav
2. Eugenia (1906) - Completo.wav 4:44 47.71Mb WAV audio wav
3. Antoinette (1906) - Completo.wav 2:45 27.67Mb WAV audio wav
4. The ragtime dance (1906) - Completo.wav 4:12 42.39Mb WAV audio wav
5. Searchlight rag (1907) - Completo.wav 4:19 43.57Mb WAV audio wav
6. Gladiolus rag (1907) - Completo.wav 4:14 42.78Mb WAV audio wav
7. Lily queen (1907) - Completo.wav 4:04 41.12Mb WAV audio wav
8. Rose leaf rag (1907) - Completo.wav 4:30 45.39Mb WAV audio wav
9. Heliotrope bouquet (1907) - Completo.wav 4:26 44.72Mb WAV audio wav
10. The nonpareil (1907) - Completo.wav 4:31 45.55Mb WAV audio wav
11. Fig leaf rag (1908) - Completo.wav 4:36 46.43Mb WAV audio wav
12. Sugarcane (1908) - Completo.wav 3:31 35.42Mb WAV audio wav
13. Pineapple rag (1908) - Completo.wav 3:53 39.11Mb WAV audio wav

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