Original Ragtime

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
The first of four piano solo albums recorded by Claude Bolling during the 1966-70 period Bolling is much better known for his classical/jazz pop records and as a leader of big bands, this date finds Bolling showing off his technique on both famous and unfamiliar rags, including "Maple Leaf Rag," James P. Johnson's "Harlem Strut," Tom Turpin's "Saint Louis Rag" and Jelly Roll Morton's "Perfect Rag." In addition, Bolling romps through "Waiting for the Robert E. Lee" and Zez Confrey's novelty ragtime classic "Kitten on the Keys." Although the album was released domestically in 1976 after the brief ragtime craze caused by the movie The Sting, the music was actually recorded ten...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
The first of four piano solo albums recorded by Claude Bolling during the 1966-70 period Bolling is much better known for his classical/jazz pop records and as a leader of big bands, this date finds Bolling showing off his technique on both famous and unfamiliar rags, including "Maple Leaf Rag," James P. Johnson's "Harlem Strut," Tom Turpin's "Saint Louis Rag" and Jelly Roll Morton's "Perfect Rag." In addition, Bolling romps through "Waiting for the Robert E. Lee" and Zez Confrey's novelty ragtime classic "Kitten on the Keys." Although the album was released domestically in 1976 after the brief ragtime craze caused by the movie The Sting, the music was actually recorded ten years earlier in France when ragtime was considered extinct. Fine interpretations.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/25/1999
  • Label: Philips Import
  • UPC: 731455802429
  • Catalog Number: 558024
  • Sales rank: 77,652

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Claude Bolling Primary Artist, Piano, Soloist
Technical Credits
Lincoln Mayorga Arranger
James P. Johnson Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Raymond Moretti Cover Art
Harry Carroll Composer
Arthur Fields Composer
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