a Boston group dedicated to exploring the time-capsule of original American musicis performing a special concert on the Rags and Songs of Scott Joplin
at Pickman Concert Hall at Longy School of Music
, on Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets to the show are $20 and can be purchased online
or at the door. The hall is located at 27 Garden Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Joplin
, who founded and perfected ragtime music, wrote over 40 ragtimes as well as two operas. After his death he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize
in 1976 for his contributions to American music.
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