King of Ragtime: American Classics Celebrates Scott Joplin
May 6, 2011
American Classics salutes the King of Ragtime with piano rags (“The Entertainer”) performed by Margaret Ulmer with Jim Dalton on banjo and Eli Newburger on tuba. Also featured are selections from the opera Treemonisha, first published in 1911, performed by singers Bradford Conner, James Dargan, Christina E. DeVaughn, Mary Ann Lanier, Fred C. VanNess, Jr., Anita Murrell, Merle Perkins, and Benjamin Sears. They also perform May 7 at 7:30pm at Pickman Concert Hall, Longy School of Music, Cambridge, MA.
To see a movie of rehearsal at http://www.youtube.com/user/jbpr120?ob=5