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. With chord names and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). Ragtime. 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