The Joy Of Ragtime
Piano/Keyboard - SMP Level 6 (Late Intermediate)
Edited by Denes Agay. Yorktown. Ragtime. Collection. With chord names and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 80 pages. Yorktown Music Press #YK21129. Published by Yorktown Music Press (HL.14001256).
Item Number: HL.14001256
ISBN 0825680166. 9x12 inches.
This book includes the best and most durable examples of the unique ragtime style--the music of Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph F. Lamb, Tom Turpin, Charles Hunter, and others--most are in their original forms, though some have been arranged for easier playing.
About SMP Level 6 (Late Intermediate)
4-note chords in both hands with large stretches and leaps. Irregular and complicated rhythms.
- Cakewalk Parade From Brainard's Ragtime Collection C Major
- Mississippi Rag Composed by W.H. Krell, C Major
- Smoky Mokes Composed by Abe Holzman, F Major
- The Entertainer Composed by Scott Joplin, C Major
- The Bos'n Rag Composed by Fred S. Stone, C Major
- Hello, Ma Baby Composed by Howard, Emerson, F Major
- Mister Johnson, Turn Me Lose Composed by Ben Harney, F Major
- Rufus, Rastus, Johnson Brown Composed by Von Tilzer-Sterling, C Major
- Living A Ragtime Life Composed by Roberts-Jefferson, C Major
- Black And White Rag Composed by George Botsford, G Major
- Cotton Bolls Composed by Charles Hunter, C Major
- Mandy's Broadway Stroll Composed by Thomas E. Broady, G Major
- Classical Rag - "Kyrene" Composed by E.J. Stark, C Major
- Joplin Medley Weeping Willow, The Cascades, The Strenuous Life, Palm Leaf Rag, Peacherine Rag, Composed by Scott Joplin
- Peaches And Cream Composed by Percy Wenrich, C Major
- The St. Louis Rag Composed by Tom Turpin, C Major
- Calico Rag Composed by Lee B. Grabbe, Bb Major
- The Sycamore Composed by Scott Joplin, G Major
- Kansas City Rag Composed by James Scott, C Major
- The Chrysanthemum Composed by Scott Joplin, Bb Major
- Bohemia Composed by Joseph F. Lamb, G Major
- Maple Leaf Rag Composed by Scott Joplin, Ab Major
- Pleasant Moments Composed by Scott Joplin, G Major
- Ragtime Nightingale Composed by Joseph F. Lamb, C Minor
- Frog Legs Rag Composed by James Scott, Db Major