Scott Joplin and the Ragtime Era

By: Gammond, Peter

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Hardback. Good to Very Good/good+. First Edition. 8vo. A biography of the life and music of Scott Joplin. 223 pp, well-illustrated with early photos and song sheets, appendix, discog. A consideration of the development and influence of the musical style called ragtime. The essential introduction to Ragtime, the music that identified an era in America around the turn of the century.it explains the roots, form and feeling of ragtime, its influence on jazz, and tells the story of the great black composer who was elemental to it.; 000179; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Scott Joplin and the Ragtime Era

Author Name: Gammond, Peter

Categories: Music, N & S. America/ USA, Theatre. Film. Plays. Performing Arts, History & Politics. Churchill,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Angus and Robertson.: 1975

ISBN Number: 0207956480

ISBN Number 13: 9780207956485

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 000179

Keywords: MUSICIANS; JOPLIN SCOTT GAMMOND PETER RAGTIME JAZZ Popular Music Classical Biography