Scott Joplin and the Age of Ragtime

Argyle, Ray

Book - 2009
Scott Joplin and the Age of Ragtime
"This biography follows Joplin's life from the brothels and bars of St. Louis to the music mills of Tin Pan Alley as he introduced a syncopated, lively style to classical piano. Joplin's effect on popular music is closely identified with his era and the role of African Americans on the music scene of the United States"--Provided by publisher.

Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2009
ISBN: 0786443766
Branch Call Number: B Joplin A
Characteristics: x, 221 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: American Music Collection


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