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The Resource Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins

Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins

Label
Scott Joplin
Title
Scott Joplin
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of the well-known ragtime pianist and composer who wrote over 500 pieces of music, including a ballet and two operas. Until Scott Joplin, ragtime music was regarded as low class and unrefined. His compositions--such as "Maple Leaf Rag"--helped ragtime earn national prominence in the early 1900s, but it was not until the 1970s, that Joplin was award posthumously the Pulitzer Prize for his opera Treemonisha
Member of
Summary
Traces the life of the well-known ragtime pianist and composer who wrote over 500 pieces of music, including a ballet and two operas
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
201175
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 780/.92/4
  • 92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3930.J66
LC item number
P7 1988
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Black Americans of achievement
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index
Control code
69118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
110 p.
Isbn
9781555465988
Lccn
87021218
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm16468629
  • (OCoLC)16468629
Label
Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index
Control code
69118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
110 p.
Isbn
9781555465988
Lccn
87021218
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm16468629
  • (OCoLC)16468629

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