Related Resources Library of Congress Web Resources "The Wagon," a ragtime piece from the Library of Congress' Gordon Collection www.loc.gov/folklife/Gordon/sideBbandB4.html Performances and demonstrations by Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., from California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties, on American Memory "Molly Dear" played in ragtime style Barbary Coast ragtime piano tune "Irish American Rag" "Popularity," A ragtime march by Jimmy Blyler Comments made by Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., regarding ragtime performances in vaudeville How a vaudeville piano player taught her how to "rag" the song "Sleep, Baby, Sleep" to turn it into a piece called "Dardanella" African-American sheet music 1850-1920, from Brown University http://dl.lib.brown.edu/sheetmusic/afam/index.html Ragtime dance videos from An American Ballroom Companion, on American Memory memory.loc.gov/ammem/dihtml/divideos.html Historic Sheet Music 1850-1920, from Duke University http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/sheetmusic/ Historic Sheet Music 1800-1922 www.loc.gov/collection/historic-sheet-music/about-this-collection/ Related Web Sites Scott Joplin International Ragtime Foundation http://www.scottjoplin.org/ External The Lester S. Levy Collection of sheet music at Johns Hopkins University http://levysheetmusic.mse.jhu.edu/ External Indiana University sheet music http://www.letrs.indiana.edu/s/sheetmusic/ External University of Colorado sheet music, ragtime collection http://libcudl.colorado.edu/sheetmusic/browse_rag_covers_a.asp External Northern Virginia Ragtime Society http://www.nvrs.org/ External Ragtime Press: ragtime/traditional jazz calendar of events and festivals http://www.rtpress.com/cal.htm External The Mississippi Rag http://mississippirag.com/ External West Coast Ragtime Society http://www.westcoastragtime.com/ External Selected Print Bibliography Berlin, Edward A. King of Ragtime: Scott Joplin and His Era. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. _______. "On Ragtime: Scott Joplin's Treemonisha," Center for Black Music Research Digest 13/2 (2000): 18. _______. Ragtime: A Musical and Cultural History. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1980. _______. Reflections and Research on Ragtime. New York: Institute for Studies in American Music, Brooklyn College, 1987. Blesh, Rudi, and Harriet Janis. They All Played Ragtime. New York: Oak Publications, 1971. Carew, Roy J. "Reminiscing in Ragtime," Jazz Journal 27/11 (1964): 8. Fisher, Larry. "What is Ragtime? Is It Really Jazz?," Jazz Research Papers 7 (1987): 65. Frew, Tim. Scott Joplin and the Age of Ragtime. New York: Friedman/Fairfax Publishers, 1996. Hasse, John Edward, ed. Ragtime: Its History, Composers, and Music. New York: Schirmer, 1985. Hitchcock, H. Wiley. Music in the United States: A Historical Introduction. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1969. Kenney, William Howland, III. "James Scott and the Culture of Classic Ragtime," American Music 9/2 (1991): 149. Jasen, David A. Black Bottom Stomp: Eight Masters of Ragtime and Early Jazz. New York: Routledge, 2002. ________. "Ragtime: A Re-evaluation," Jazz Journal 21/4 (1968): 22. ________. "Ragtime Explained," Storyville 37 (1971): 4. Jasen, David A. and Gene Jones. That American Rag: The Story of Ragtime from Coast to Coast. New York: Schirmer, 2000. Jasen, David A. and Trebor Jay Tichenor. Rags and Ragtime: A Musical History. New York: Seabury Press, 1978. Laird, Ross. Tantalizing Tingles: A Discography of Early Ragtime, Jazz, and Novelty Syncopated Piano Recordings, 1889-1934. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995. Massey, Drew. "Unifying Characteristics in Classic Ragtime," Indiana Theory Review 22/2 (2001): 27. Morath, Max, and Diane Fay Skomars. Max Morath: The Road to Ragtime. Virginia Beach, VA: Donning Company, 1999. Rust, Brian. "Ragtime on Records," Storyville 27 (1970): 110. Schafer, William J., and Johannes Riedel. The Art of Ragtime: Form and Meaning of an Original Black American Art. Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1973. Schuller, Gunther. Early Jazz: Its Roots and Musical Development. New York: Oxford University Press, 1968. Tallmadge, William H. "Ben Harney: The Middlesborough Years, 1890-93," American Music 13/2 (1995): 167. Waldo, Terry. This is Ragtime. New York: Da Capo, Press, 1991.