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That American Rag!: The Story of Ragtime in the United States
     

That American Rag!: The Story of Ragtime in the United States

by David A. Jasen
 

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ISBN-10: 0028647432

ISBN-13: 2900028647431

Pub. Date: 10/15/1999

Publisher: Omnibus Press

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ISBN-13:
2900028647431
Publisher:
Omnibus Press
Publication date:
10/15/1999
Pages:
350

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
xi
Acknowledgments xv
Introduction xxi
Missouri Ragtime
1(70)
Six Profiles in Missouri Ragtime
Brun Campbell
5(1)
Clarence Woods
6(1)
Calvin Lee Woolsey
7(1)
Blind Boone
8(3)
Percy Wenrich
11(2)
James Scott
13(5)
St. Louis Before Ragtime: Music with a German Accent
18(3)
Tom Turpin: From Savannah to St. Louis
21(5)
Scott Joplin: From Sedalia to St. Louis
26(2)
John Stark: From Kentucky to St. Louis
28(4)
The Flowering of St. Louis Ragtime: 1900-1905
32(4)
Interlude: John Stark in New York, 1905-1910
36(6)
St. Louis: Stark and Turpin Play It Out, 1910-1922
42(10)
Kansas City: The First Frontier
52(1)
J.W. Jenkins' Sons
53(7)
Charles L. Johnson & Company/Johnson Publishing Company
60(4)
Carl Hoffman Music Company
64(7)
Ragtime in Mid-America
71(88)
Seven Profiles in Mid-American Ragtime
Charley Straight
77(7)
Clarence M. Jones
84(2)
Henry Fillmore
86(7)
Bart Howard
93(2)
Alvin Marx
95(2)
Adaline Shepherd
97(3)
Eric Severin
100(5)
Chicago Before Ragtime: Out of the Mud, Out of the Ashes
105(34)
Will Rossiter
113(4)
Arnett-Delonais Company/F.J.A. Forster Music Publisher
117(4)
Victor Kremer Company
121(2)
The Christensen School of Popular Music
123(8)
McKinley Music Company/Frank K. Root & Company
131(3)
Melrose Brothers Music Company
134(5)
Cincinnati: From Losantiville to Bucktown
139(7)
Joseph Krolage Music Publishing Company
143(1)
Mentel Brothers Publishing Company
144(1)
W.H. Willis Company
145(1)
Cleveland: Taking Care of Business
146(5)
Sam Fox Publishing Company
147(4)
Indianapolis: Hoosier Capital
151(8)
J.H. Aufderheide & Company
153(6)
Ragtime in the South
159(26)
Five Profiles in Southern Ragtime
Charles Hunter
165(1)
Robert Hoffman
166(3)
Ferd Guttenberger
169(2)
Edward B. Claypoole
171(2)
Edwin H. See
173(3)
New Orleans: Souvenirs of Carnival
176(5)
Louis Grunewald Company
178(1)
P.P. Werlein
179(1)
Cable Music Company
180(1)
Hakenjos Piano Manufacturing Company, Inc.
180(1)
Nashville: Music City Before Country
181(4)
H.A. French
182(1)
Frank G. Fite
183(1)
Lew Roberts Music Company
183(2)
Ragtime in the West
185(40)
Three Profiles in Western Ragtime
Jay Roberts
187(4)
Ray Soladay
191(2)
Nacio Herb Brown
193(3)
San Francisco: The Best Dollar Dinner on Earth
196(10)
Sherman, Clay and Company
200(6)
Dallas: The Cowtown with Manners
206(4)
Bush & Gerts
208(2)
The Ragtime Revival in the West
210(15)
Ragtime in the Northeast
225(30)
Four Profiles in Northeastern Ragtime
George L. Cobb
228(4)
Guy Hall and Henry Kleinkauf
232(3)
Willie Eckstein
235(3)
Boston: The Athens of America
238(6)
Walter Jacobs
242(2)
Williamsport: Proud Past, Promising Future
244(6)
Vandersloot Music Company
246(4)
Washington, DC: Southern Efficiency, Northern Charm
250(5)
The H. Kirkus Dugdale Company
251(4)
Ragtime in New York City
255(54)
Two Profiles in New York City Ragtime
Henry Lodge
262(4)
George Botsford
266(4)
New York City Publishers of Ragtime
M. Witmark & Sons
270(7)
Joseph W. Stern & Company/Edward B. Marks Music Corporation
277(6)
Jerome H. Remick & Company
283(7)
Seminary Music Company/Rose & Snyder/Ted Snyder Company/Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
290(6)
Jack Mills, Inc./Mills Music Inc.
296(7)
Richmond-Robbins/Robbins-Engel/Robbins Music Corporation/The Big Three
303(6)
Appendix A Ragtime Composers by Birthplace 309(12)
Appendix B Pseudonyms and Professional Names of Ragtime Composers 321(2)
Appendix C Ragtime Publication by State (and Canada) 323(20)
Appendix D A Checklist of 2,002 Published Rags 343(64)
Chapter Sources 407(6)
Select Bibliography 413(2)
Index of Music Titles 415(6)
General Index 421

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