Biography of Scott Joplin (1868-1917)

24.11.1868
Born in Texarkana (Texas)
Early abilities on guitar, hunting horn and piano due to his musical family
1881
Earns his money with piano playing
Composed besides the well known ragtimes also an opera
01.04.1917
Dies in New York

Sheet music for flute:

Let's rag... - 10 Ragtimes (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
(flute, piano)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. The Easy Winners
  2. Peacherine Rag
  3. Maria's Rag
  4. The Entertainer
  5. The Sycamore
  6. Dickie's Rag
  7. Sunflower Slow Drag
  8. Strenuous Life
  9. Little Annie's Swing Rag
  10. The Ragtime Dance


The Easy Winners (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Rating: mid-grade
Score and parts.


The Entertainer (C-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(piccolo, oboe, bassoon)
Uetz, BU 5919
Rating: easy
  1. Not fast
Parts and score
Very nice edition. Oboe has to go up and piccolo needs to play soft. We enjoyed this very much.


CDs with/from Scott Joplin

Quatuor Syrinx
    Marc Berthomieu: Arcadie:
  1. Bergers (01:55:00)
  2. Syrinx Magique (02:26:00)
  3. Dryade (01:59:00)
  4. Jacques Castérède: Flutes en vacances - flutes legeres (02:26:00)
  5. Scott Joplin: Ragtime Dance "a Step-time two step" (01:50:00)
  6. Fetes (01:52:00)
  7. Passepied (01:54:00)
  8. Complaintes (01:32:00)
  9. Tambourin (01:32:00)
  10. Nikolai Rimskij-Korsakow: Le vol du Bourdon (01:18:00)
  11. Friedrich Kuhlau: Rondo (04:30:00)
  12. Marc Berthomieu: Les Chats:
  13. Persan bleu (02:09:00)
  14. Pume (01:13:00)
  15. Siamois (01:35:00)
  16. Lynx (02:50:00)
  17. Chat perche (00:00:01)
  18. Stephane Touron: Frivole (01:09:00)
  19. Jacques Petit: Pop (01:45:00)
Last edit 23.06.2010