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“RAGTIME ROMP”
A three-part course on the musical and social history of ragtime

Great ragtime music from its origins through Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb. and several female composers as well as fun novelty rags

February 20-March 6, 2018

Listen below to Muphen Whitney’s latest Podcast interview with Daniel Weiser about this exciting three-part course about Ragtime

Come on an exciting “RAGTIME ROMP” in this three-part course that pianist Daniel Weiser will teach on three consecutive Tuesday mornings from 10-12 starting on February 20.  Dan will perform about 50 different rags from composers including Scott Joplin, Tom Turpin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb, George Gershwin, and more.  He will also perform some fun novelty rags including “Ragging the Scale,” “Russian Rag,” and Felix Arndt’s hilarious “Operatic Desecration Rag.”  Dr. Weiser will talk about the history of this exciting syncopated music as well as the profound social implications of its rise from black ghettos into white cities.  Take a trip back to the first twenty years of the 20th century when Ragtime was king!

Listen to Dan perform George Cobb’s Russian Rag, based on the Rachmaninoff Prelude in C Sharp Minor:

Performers:


Performances:

Feb

20

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 @ 10:00am

Home of Daniel and Kisha Weiser
208 Northway, Baltimore

Buy seats below for all three classes at a discount price of $100 .  To buy a seat for only the February 20 class or for any two classes, click on the arrow below near the price.  Seating will be limited and by reservation only.  You can use any major credit card and do not need to have a PayPal account.  To purchase the course for more than one person, just click the Add to Cart below and you can add more on the following page.  Scroll down to the next dates if you want to buy single sessions for either Feb. 27 or March 6. You can also call Daniel Weiser at 802-369-0856 if you prefer to pay over the phone.

"Ragtime Romp"----Three-part class

Pay with any major credit card. A PayPal account is not required. You can also call Dan at 802-369-0856 to pay over the phone.

Feb

27

Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 @ 10:00am

Home of Daniel and Kisha Weiser
208 Northway, Baltimore

Purchase a seat for just the February 27 class below

"Ragtime Romp"----February 27 class

Pay with any major credit card. A PayPal account is not required. You can also call Dan at 802-369-0856 to pay over the phone.

Mar

06

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2018 @ 10:00am

Home of Daniel and Kisha Weiser
208 Northway, Baltimore

Purchase a seat for just the March 6 class below

"Ragtime Romp"----March 6 class

Pay with any major credit card. A PayPal account is not required. You can also call Dan at 802-369-0856 to pay over the phone.