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Early Band Ragtime

Various Artists
Early Band Ragtime

As music written for piano, ragtime challenged band leaders and arrangers, who wanted to give their renditions of each piece more individuality than publishers' stock arrangements allowed. This compilation showcases creative arrangements of well-known melodies and introduces a few obscure rags.

Track Listing

101
Maple Leaf Rag The United States Marine Band 2:35
102
Dill Pickles Pryor's Band 2:27
103
Pickles and Peppers Pryor's Band 2:37
104
Smiler Rag The Zonophone Concert Band 2:25
105
Black and White Rag The Walter B. Rogers Orchestra 2:15
106
Whitewash Man Pryor's Band 2:25
107
Wild Cherries The Zonophone Orchestra 2:46
108
Temptation Rag Pryor's Band 2:34
201
Carpet Rags Hager's Orchestra 2:42
202
Cabaret Rag Prince's Band 2:38
203
Southern Beauties Rag Pryor's Band 2:46
204
Sweetmeats The Zonophone Orchestra 2:42
205
Powder Rag Black Diamonds Band, Peerless Orchestra 2:39
206
Ragamuffin Rag The Walter B. Rogers Orchestra 2:39
207
Les Copeland's Rag n/a 1:44
208
Banana Peel Rag (Gus Winkler) Roger's Band 2:13
209
Honolulu Rag n/a 2:33

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