Definition of Ragtime. Meaning of Ragtime. Synonyms of Ragtime

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Definition of Ragtime

Ragtime
Ragtime Rag"time`, n. (Mus.) Time characterized by syncopation, as in many negro melodies. [Colloq.]

Meaning of Ragtime from wikipedia

- Ragtime – also spelled rag-time or rag time – is a musical style that enjo**** its peak po****rity between 1895 and 1919. Its cardinal trait is its syncopated...
- Ragtime is a musical with music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, and a book by Terrence McNally. It is based on the 1975 novel of the same...
- Ragtime is a 1981 American drama film directed by Miloš Forman, based on the 1975 historical novel Ragtime by E.L. Doctorow. The film is set in and around...
- and pianist. Joplin is also known as the "King of Ragtime" because of the fame achieved for his ragtime compositions, music that was born out of the African-American...
- Ragtime is a style of music. Ragtime may also refer to: Ragtime (novel) (1975), by E. L. Doctorow Ragtime (film) (1981), based on the novel Ragtime (musical)...
- Ragtime is a novel by E. L. Doctorow, published in 1975. It is a work of historical fiction mainly set in the New York City area from 1902 until 1912...
- piano, often abbreviated to stride, is a jazz piano style that arose from ragtime players. Prominent stride pianists include James P. Johnson, Willie "the...
- in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with its roots in blues and ragtime. Since the 1920s Jazz Age, it has been recognized as a major form of musical...
- an early ragtime musical composition for piano composed by Scott Joplin. It was one of Joplin's early works, and became the model for ragtime compositions...
- "Alexander's Ragtime Band" is a Tin Pan Alley song by American composer Irving Berlin released in 1911 and is often inaccurately cited as his first global...