Taslimah started researching ragtime music and the roots of jazz in college.
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When she heard Charlie Gabriel, the music she had read about came alive for her. Guy and James P. For her efforts in performing the music and lecturing on the lives of these highly talented 20th century American composers, Taslimah received an award for the Preservation of African-American Music from the Society for the Culturally Concerned in Detroit. She has been featured in Metro Times newspaper, and as the cover article for the Oakland University magazine.
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Lawrence University and University. Danny has recorded extensively in Nashville, New York and L. He has played on over recordings, one of which won a Grammy in He spent many years working for little money in the pubs around the London area before his audition for the BBC. Hundreds of broadcasts followed, both solo and with his Trio. Neville remains one of the few British Jazz pianists to have had a record in the Hit Parade. This recording sold , copies and is still played all over the world today. He has lived and worked in Virginia since For many years, Bill was a featured entertainer at the Fish Mark in Alexandria.
Since , Bill has been applying his passion for the music on website, which includes biographies of over ragtime-era figures. He has attended all the major ragtime festivals and competitions, particularly the World Championship of Old-Time Piano in Illinois where he hold the title and has consistently finished in the top five since his initial appearance there in He has 40 different CD titles available for your enjoyment, and a detailed book on the life of composer and publisher, E. Marty Eggers is well known on the West Coast as a top-notch ragtime pianist and bassist.
Marty's music career began in Sacramento where as a teenager he helped found the Sacramento Ragtime Society in His talent and versatility have led him into several varied and prestigious engagements, from recording with traditional jazz legend Bob Helm to touring Germany with Hal Smith's Rhythm Cats to playing in backup bands for both Leon Redbone and Butch Thompson.
Marty is also a skilled composer and arranger of ragtime and traditional jazz. Alex Hassan is a Northern Virginia-based pianist thoroughly immersed in the musical styles and arrangements of the s and s.
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Since , Mr. Hassan has given numerous solo recitals at the Billy Mayerl Society of England, recording extensively at one of their concert venues, as well as on BBC.
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Numerous albums are available, most of which were recorded in England by Shellwood Productions. Hassan has frequently performed for the year-old Northern Virginia Ragtime Society, of which he is current president. In addition to a busy concert schedule as soloist, he is a much sought-after silent film accompanist for both live performances and on DVD. From to , he served as a postdoctoral research associate at Yale University.
In , he won his third title and was retired as undefeated. He has since returned three times to serve on the judges panel, most recently in He has traveled all over the world performing his creative styles of jazz, ragtime, stride, boogie, and blues. This year he has added musical director to his title serving as the Musical Director for the Scott Joplin International Ragtime Festival.
As a child he was drawn to the American music which he heard on LP records his father would play. At age 15 Leyland discovered boogie woogie when he heard a school friend working through a written arrangement of a tune called JD's Boogie Woogie Marvin Wright. My second full-length album was recorded in Tokyo in the fall of on a gorgeous Hamburg Steinway grand.
This one is available on both audio CD or vinyl LP a deluxe 2-record set pressed in g virgin vinyl. The moment the first notes rang out I was entranced, and I remained captivated throughout. His performance seems effortless, and captures the essence of each piece, not least the four Beiderbecke compositions.
Highly recommended. The pieces on this disc are perfect examples of what initially drew me to ragtime: lush, pianistic arrangements of beautiful — even elegant — syncopated melodies, often tinged with just the right amount of melancholy.
The CD includes an illustrated booklet with notes on the selections. The complete dynamic range of a rich grand piano is explored to full advantage here. Promotional Packet.
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