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Title The Greatest ragtime of the century [sound recording]

Imprint Canaan, N.Y. : Biograph, p1987.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJR COLL GRC B03CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Piano rolls of ragtime and blues music.
Compact disc.
Contents Shreveport stomp / Jelly Roll Morton -- Sweet man / Maceo Pinkard -- Tom cat blues / Melrose and Jelly Roll Morton -- A new kind of man with a new kind of love for me / Sidney Clare and Leon Flatow -- Nobody but my baby / Clarence Williams and Andy Razaf -- Got to cool my doggies now / Bob Schafer, Babe Thompson, and Spencer Williams -- Maple leaf rag / Scott Joplin -- Weeping willow rag / Scott Joplin -- Something doing / Scott Joplin -- Steeplechase rag / James P. Johnson -- Twilight rag / James P. Johnson -- Charleston rag -- It's right here for you / Perry Bradford -- Mr. Freddie blues / J. Henry Shayne -- Regal stomp / probably by Blythe & Clark (with Charles Clark, assisting pianist).
Performer From rolls made by Jelly Roll Morton (1st-3rd works), Fats Waller (4th-6th), Scott Joplin (7th-9th), James P. Johnson (10th-11th), Eubie Blake (12th-14th), and Jimmy Blythe (15th-16th).
Event Recorded digitally directly from a 1910 Steinway 65/88 note player.
Subject Piano music (Ragtime)
Piano music (Blues)
Player piano music.
Added Author Morton, Jelly Roll, -1941. Performer.
Waller, Fats, 1904-1943. Performer.
Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917. Performer.
Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955. Performer.
Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983- Performer.
Blythe, Jimmy, -1931. Performer.
Music No. BCD 103 Biograph

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