Scott Joplin

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Elementary/primary education Composer of the Week presentation featuring the King of Ragtime, Scott Joplin (native born Texan)

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Scott Joplin

  1. 1. King of Ragtime<br />Scott Joplin<br />
  2. 2. Scott JoplinBasic Information<br />Dates of Life<br />Born 1867<br />Died April 1, 1917<br />Birthplace/Hometown<br />Northeastern Texas/ Linden, Texas<br />Nationality<br />African American <br />Style/Period<br />
  3. 3. Interesting Facts<br />King of Ragtime<br />Played piano<br />Festival held in his honor in Sedalia, MO every year<br />Music was featured in the 1973 movie The Sting, which reintroduced his work to the public.<br />
  4. 4. Famous Works<br />Maple Leaf Rag<br />The Entertainer<br />

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