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Scott Joplin

Scott Joplin is often referred to as the “King of Ragtime”.

Maple Leaf Rag was one of his first hits.  Here we have an actual recording of him recorded on a pianola roll. 

His song The Entertainer was reintroduced to people in the 1970s in the movie The Sting.  Here is his version recorded in 1902.

Easy Winner is called a Ragtime Two-step.

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