This is a Groupmuse
A live concert in a living room, backyard, or another intimate space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.
Piano Rags, Old and New (& More)
Northwest Washington, DC
Sat, October 21, 2017 7:00 PM, EDT
And 3 on waitlist
- No COVID-19 restrictions
- Bring your own drinks
- No bathroom at this event
- Not accessible
Please join us at our house on Saturday October 21, 7-9 PM, for a piano recital by Sam Post, in celebration of the completion of his CD of original ragtime compositions for the piano. Sam will play some of those, some older "classic" rags, and some surprises as well.
What's the music?
Welcome: Raggin' Rudi by William Bolcom
Bach & ragtime contrast in contrast: counterpoint, syncopation, and form
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in F# major from the Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1
Post: Leapfrog Rag
Bach & ragtime in harmony: instability and anticipation
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C# major (WTC book 1)
Post: Mournful Rag
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C major (WTC book 1)
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (WTC book 1)
Post: Ladybug Rag
Improvisation and experimentation
William Bolcom: Graceful Ghost Rag
Post-past, present and future:
Improvisation & Fugue on Over the Rainbow
See more about the release!
Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.