Nellie Weldon Cocroft  (1885-1986)
Last updated: 30.06.21
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 Ragtime Refreshments
cd15.gif Trebor Jay Tichenor 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 Georgia Cracker (1909), The D+T/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Pinywoods Rag (1909), The A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.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. Keys: ER (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Georgia Cracker, The 1909  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Kute Kids 1909  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Pinywoods Rag, The 1909  wvicon.gif
When the Autumn Turns the Forest Leaves to Gold Composer (w&m) 1909  wvicon.gif
I'se Gwine to Highball 1910 C.C. Cocroft (words)  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Georgia Cracker 1:40 Ragtime Dorian Henry N.W. Cocroft 
youtube15.jpg Kute Kids 3:15 Ragtime Dorian Henry N.W. Cocroft