This is an in-person Groupmuse Concert
A live in-person performance in a living room or private 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
- 40 spots total at this groupmuse
- Bring your own drinks
- 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.
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.
Thanks everyone for coming last night and for being such an enthusiastic and receptive audience. If you feel like sharing the love, you can keep helping me promote the new album with this link: http://www.samueljpost.com/dizzy-days-album.html or follow me on facebook at http://facebook.com/sampostpiano
Hope to see you again soon :)