Nellie Weldon Cocroft  (1885-1986)
Last updated: 09.06.18
According to the Nora Hulse in her Ragtime Refreshments was a composer and publisher of popular music including rags and songs. She was born in Quitman, Georgia and obtained a degree in piano and organ. She was a church organist and choir director in Thomasville, Georgia where she also published her works. She moved to Jacksonville, Florida in 1925 where she died very much later.

     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Nora Hulse on "Ragtime Refreshments"
cd15.gif Trebor Jay Tichenor on "Ragtime Reunion"
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE1308 The Georgia Cracker (1909) - March and Two Step
D+T/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1309 The Pinywoods Rag (1909)
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 1¼ mins.
print-on-demand €9.00 £7.50 $11.75  
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif The Georgia Cracker (1909) D+T/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Pinywoods Rag (1909) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 5 works by Nellie Weldon Cocroft (1885-1986). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.

The Georgia Cracker (1909) wvicon.gif
When the Autumn Turns the Forest Leaves to Gold Composer (1909) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Cocroft
Kute Kids (1909) wvicon.gif
I'se Gwine to Highball (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: C.C. Cocroft
The Pinywoods Rag (1909) wvicon.gif