Ragtime


Subject:
Musical Genres , Ragtime

Description:
Presentation on ragtime, "a genre of musical composition for the piano, generally in duple meter and containing a highly syncopated treble lead over a rhythmically steady bass." Features digitized images of sheet music, audio and video clips, essays, artist biographies, interviews, and other material about this musical genre. From the Library of Congress Performing Arts Reading Room.

Publisher:
Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/ragtime/


PID= res:lii-22937