Scott Joplin - The Entertainer sheet music for Viola Quartet (pdf)
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About 'The Entertainer'
|Artist:||Joplin, Scott (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||1868 , Texarhana, Texas|
|Died:||1917 , New York|
|The Artist:||African-American composer and pianist. He composer many of the most popular ragtime classics, such as The Entertainer, and the Maple Leaf Rag.|
"The Entertainer" is sub-titled "A rag time two step", which was a form of dance popular until about 1911, and a style which was common among rags written at the time.
Scott Joplin was the first classically trained black composer to become a household name in America. Ragtime was eventually succeeded by jazz.
In 1973 "The Entertainer" was used as the theme music for the multiple Oscar winning film The Sting.
|Score Key:||G major (Sounding Pitch) (View more G major Music for Viola Quartet )|
|Time Signature:||4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Presto (View more music marked Presto)|
|Number of Pages:||3|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|
|Style:||Jazz (View more Jazz Viola Quartet Music)|
|Copyright:||© Copyright 2000-2018 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com) |
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