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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Preston, Katherine K
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
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Black Americans of achievement
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joplin, Scott
  • Composers
  • Joplin, Scott
  • Composers
  • African Americans
  • Joplin, Scott
  • Afro-American
  • Joplin, Scott
  • Compositeurs
  • Joplin, Scott
  • Composers
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins
Link
https://archive.org/details/scottjoplin00prest
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (110 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036850030
Label
Scott Joplin, Katherine Preston ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins
Link
https://archive.org/details/scottjoplin00prest
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (110 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036850030

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