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King of Rag

Scott Joplin

King of Rag

The Life and Music of Scott Joplin
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 6:30pm
Kalamazoo Public Library - Alma Powell Branch
Series:
Community and Education

Join us for this KSO original production honoring the great African-American composer and pianist, Scott Joplin.  KSO musicians will perform some of Joplin's best known works while they tell the story of his life and work.

Featured Artists

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Artists in Residence

  • Julia Neckermann, Violin
  • Lisa A. Williams, Violin
  • Grace Byrd, Viola
  • Igor Cetkovic, Cello
  • Gabriel Renteria-Elyea, Oboe
  • Georgiy Borisov, Clarinet
  • Edward "Kip" Hickman, Trombone
  • Mark Guthrie, Percussion

Program

King of Rag: The Life and Music of Scott Joplin