This groupmuse happened on Saturday, October 21, at 7:00 PM EDT.

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)
In-person Concert

Piano Rags, Old and New (& More)

Northwest Washington, DC

Sat, October 21, 2017 7:00 PM, EDT

40 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
ADA access
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.


Sam Post Pianist/Composer

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
Elliptical Blues
Efficiency Rag-Fantasy
Dizzy Days

See more about the release!


Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.


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Sam Post, over 5 years ago

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: or follow me on facebook at
Hope to see you again soon :)


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