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  • Audio Recording

    Irish American rag

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Barbary Coast ragtime piano tune. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Molly dear

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | "Molly dear" played in ragtime. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano and narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Sleep, baby, sleep and Dardenella

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Barbary Coast piano tunes. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Popularity

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "A ragtime march by Jimmy Blyler." Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano and narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Blyler, Jimmy - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Date: 1939
  • Notated Music

    Alexander's ragtime band

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Ted Snyder Co., Inc - Berlin, Irving
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    Toboggan rag

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Sam Fox Pu Co. - Barth, John F.
    • Date: 1912

    Look inside: 7 results

  • Notated Music

    Tempus ragorum

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Steinert & Sons Co. - Bartholomew, Marshall M.
    • Date: 1906

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  • Notated Music

    Mandy's broadway stroll

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: H. A. French - Broady, Thos. E. - Nelson, Eugene V.
    • Date: 1898

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  • Notated Music

    Policy king

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Will Rossiter - Brown, Charles
    • Date: 1900

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  • Audio Recording

    You've Been A Good Old Wagon, But You've Done Broke Down

    Composer Ben Harney sings his song, "You've Been a Good Old Wagon, But You've Done Broke Down," without accompaniment. Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (probably in Harney's home), ca. 1925. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | This is thought to be the first published ragtime song, published in 1895. The original sheet music was written for piano and voice. (General). Not ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Harney, Benjamin Robertson - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording

    Smithy Rag

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (john Wesley) - Smith Band (musical Group)
    • Date: 1941
  • Audio Recording

    Southern Rag [test]

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Audio Recording

    Southern Rag

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade - Sanders, Alvin - Sneed, James - Duffy, J. F.
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Audio Recording

    [Dean Reed's Favorite]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    [Walking in My Sleep]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Birdie

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - White, Smith & Co. - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Georgia Camp Meeting

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Mills, Kerry - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • Audio Recording

    Ragged Bill

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • Audio Recording

    [Alabama Girls Give the Fiddler a Dram]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • Audio Recording

    Bully of the Town

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Cavanaugh, J. W.
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • Audio Recording

    West Virginia Rag

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Watha
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Audio Recording

    Alabama Girls Give the Fiddler a Dram

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Watha
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Audio Recording

    [Rag in C]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Audio Recording

    [High Yellow]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1967-05-06
  • Audio Recording

    Hell up Cole Holler

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Gene
    • Date: 1967-05-06