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A First Book of Ragtime: 24 Arrangements for the Beginning Pianist

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This compilation of easy-to-play ragtime favorites features 24 rollicking melodies by "The Big Three" of ragtime—Scott Joplin, James Scott, and Joseph Lamb—plus pieces by Eubie Blake, Tom Turpin, and other artists. Popular tunes include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," and "Tiger Rag." Novices of all ages will delight in these simplified arrangements of carefully selected pieces. The editor provides suggested fingerings and comments on each piece that include background on the composers and tips for performance.

Along with the twenty-four piano arrangements, this collection includes a free MP3 download for every piece, which will help beginning pianists develop an ear for the melodies. The MP3s may be downloaded individually or collectively.

Dover (2011) original publication.
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Synopsis:

These rollicking, easy-to-play ragtime favorites include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," "Tiger Rag," and other melodies by such favorites as Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb, and Eubie Blake. Suitable for all ages. All 24 songs available as downloadable MP3s.

Synopsis:

This compilation of easy-to-play ragtime favorites expands upon Dover's successful series for beginning pianists of all ages. Its 24 rollicking melodies comprise works by "The Big Three" ragtime composers — Scott Joplin, James Scott, and Joseph Lamb — plus Eubie Blake and seven other artists. Popular tunes include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," and "Tiger Rag."

Table of Contents

The Entertainer  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Magnetic Rag  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Blue Goose Rag  Raymond Birch (1876-1950)
Fig Leaf Rag  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Champagne Rag  Joseph F. Lamb (1887-1960)
Tiger Rag  Nick La Rocca (1889-1961), et al
Grace and Beauty  James Scott (1885-1938)
Easy Winners  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Felicity Rag  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
High Society  Porter Steele (1880-1910)
The Weeping Willow  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Charleston Rag  "Eubie" Blake (1883-1983)
Mississippi Rag  William Henry Krell (1868-1933)
Sleepy Hollow  Clarence Woods (1888-1956)
Chevy Chase Rag  "Eubie" Blake (1883-1983)
Harlem Rag  Tom Turpin (1867-1917)
A Breeze from Alabama  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Violin Rag  Irving Berlin (1888-1989)
Twelfth Street Rag  Euday L. Bowman (1887-1949)
Fizz Water  "Eubie" Blake (1883-1983)
Peach Rag  Arthur Marshall (1881-1968)
Maple Leaf Rag  Scott Joplin (c. 1867-1917)
Bohemia Rag  Joseph F. Lamb (1887-1960)
 
Works are arranged in order of approximate difficulty.
 
 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486481289
Author:
Dutkanicz, David
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Musical Instruments / Piano & Keyboard
Subject:
beginning ragtime music
Subject:
Scott Joplin
Subject:
dover music
Subject:
Music-Books on Piano and Harpsichord
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Music for Piano
Publication Date:
20110331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P
Language:
English
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in 0.36 lb
Age Level:
from 4

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"Synopsis" by ,
These rollicking, easy-to-play ragtime favorites include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," "Tiger Rag," and other melodies by such favorites as Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb, and Eubie Blake. Suitable for all ages. All 24 songs available as downloadable MP3s.
"Synopsis" by ,
This compilation of easy-to-play ragtime favorites expands upon Dover's successful series for beginning pianists of all ages. Its 24 rollicking melodies comprise works by "The Big Three" ragtime composers — Scott Joplin, James Scott, and Joseph Lamb — plus Eubie Blake and seven other artists. Popular tunes include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," and "Tiger Rag."
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