Raggin': a story about Scott Joplin

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Scott Joplin came from a music-making family in Texarkana, Texas. As a small boy, he loved the lively, rhythmic African melodies and the soft, touching spirituals that he heard his father sing. By the age of twenty, Joplin had left home to make a living as a musician. Barbara Mitchell's Raggin' is the story of this talented composer/musician who overcame prejudice and hardship to create such favorites as "Maple Leaf Rag" and "The Entertainer"--music that still makes people tap their toes.
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Grouping Title raggin a story about scott joplin
Grouping Author mitchell barbara
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display_description The life story of the black Texan who became a popular composer and sought to elevate ragtime to the level of classical music, only to have his talents fully recognized after his death.
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publishDate 1987
record_details ils:a69160|Book|Books||English|Carolrhoda Books,|c1987.|55 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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series Creative minds biography
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Composers -- Biography, Composers -- Juvenile literature, Composers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Joplin, Scott, Joplin, Scott, -- 1868-1917 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Raggin' : a story about Scott Joplin
title_full Raggin' : a story about Scott Joplin / by Barbara Mitchell ; ilustrations by Hetty Mitchell
title_short Raggin' :
title_sub a story about Scott Joplin
topic_facet African Americans, Composers, Joplin, Scott