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Scott Joplin (born between June 1867 and January 1868, died April 1, 1917) was an American musician and composer of ragtime music. He remains the best-known ragtime figure and is regarded as one of the three most important composers of classic ragtime, along with James Scott and Joseph Lamb.

Scott Joplin, the second of six children, was born in eastern Texas, near Linden, to Florence Givins and Giles or Jiles Joplin. For many years, his birthdate was thought to be… read more

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  • dat weeaboo who only knows about Joplin because of some anime or visual novel lmao
  • Join us! http://last.fm/group/Ragtime
  • The entertainer is such a brilliant piece yessses! Also what is the random spike of 2 billion listeners?
  • His opera, 'Treemonisha', is a wholly authentic and original work of art. Well worth checking out.
  • Origins and sources of jazz, the story how jazz has transformed into one of the most interesting style in the history of music. http://www.laboratoriummuzycznychfuzji.com/2014/03/labopedia-geneza-i-zroda-jazzu-czyli.html
  • божественные регтаймы. историческая личность, чего уж тут говорить.
  • Genius
  • The Entertainer, such a brilliant classic.
  • .... beauty
  • A friend and I made a short silent film with Maple Leaf Rag as a soundtrack, hope you like it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uiv6sgYjKc

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