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The Golden Age of Ragtime by Ralph Hicks and Eric Rath

Model # TGAOR By: The Percussion Studio
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  • Overview

    • Collection of Xylophone Rags
    • Ensemble or Piano Accompaniment for Each Rag
    • Intended for Younger Players
    • Historical Information
    • Performance Tips
    • CD with Parts, Assignment Charts, Practice Tracks
  • Item Details

    The Golden Age of Ragtime by Ralph Hicks and Eric Rath is an entire semester's worth of information wrapped into one book. Inside you'll find five ragtime xylophone solos along with historical information, performance tips, and more!

    These rags are designed to get younger percussionists exposed to the genre earlier, with solo and ensemble parts that are achievable by average middle and high school students.

    Each ragtime xylophone solo can be performed with a small marimba band (on two 4.3 octave marimbas) or with a piano accompanist - both versions are included for each solo. Solos include:

    • Funny Folks by W.C. Powell (1904)
    • The Nonpariel by Scott Joplin (1907)
    • Colonial Glide by Paul Pratt (1910)
    • Eugenia by Scott Joplin (1905)
    • Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin (1899)

    Difficulty: Medium to Medium +

    This book contains ensemble and piano scores for each rag, along with a data CD containing individual parts, part assignment charts, and audio practice tracks.

  • Specifications

    Name The Golden Age of Ragtime by Ralph Hicks and Eric Rath
    Brand The Percussion Studio
    Model # TGAOR
    UPC Code [Error processing dynamic tag getCurrentAttribute('item', 'upccode') : record invtpart 123736 not found]
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    DifficultyMedium, Medium +
    Number of Mallets2, 5
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    Author/ComposerHicks, Ralph""Joplin, Scott""Powell, W.C.""Pratt, Paul""Rath, Eric
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    State ListTexas (Grade 1), Texas (Grade 2), Texas (Grade 3)
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  • Returns & Shipping


    Because of copyright issues, we cannot accept returns on sheet music, books, audio CDs, and DVDs. Thanks for your understanding. Official Return Policy


    Every single order that goes out the door has a tracking number that will be emailed to you, and all of it is completely insured. Everything is carefully packed by hand - we know just how delicate this stuff can be, and how important it is to you.

    We ship from centrally-located Dallas, Texas. Howdy y'all!

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