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Novelty Ragtime Piano Kings

Rube Bloom and Arthur Schutt
Novelty Ragtime Piano Kings

The two composer-pianists featured on this album, Rube Bloom and Arthur Schutt, were both consummate performers and outstanding composers, despite their very different backgrounds and experiences. Bloom composed sophisticated popular songs despite his musical illiteracy, while Schutt became a noted arranger for dance and jazz bands.

Track Listing

101
Spring Fever Rube Bloom 2:56
102
Soliloquy Rube Bloom 2:58
103
Aunt Jemima's Birthday Rube Bloom 3:01
104
Silhouette Rube Bloom 2:30
105
Dancing Tambourine Rube Bloom 2:57
106
Doll Dance Rube Bloom 3:00
107
One Finger Joe Rube Bloom 2:50
108
That Futuristic Rag Rube Bloom 2:43
201
Bring-Up Breakdown Arthur Schutt 2:52
202
Ghost of the Piano Arthur Schutt 2:53
203
Canadian Capers Arthur Schutt 2:36
204
Flapperette Jack Cornell 2:39
205
Jack in the Box Arthur Schutt 3:04
206
Rambling in Rhythm Arthur Schutt 3:08
207
Pianoflage Arthur Schutt 2:33
208
Teasin' the Ivories Arthur Schutt 2:58

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