Robert R. Darch  (1920-2002)
Last updated: 26.10.18
p_darchrr.jpgRobert Russel William [Ragtime Bob] Darch was an American jazz pianist (ragtime style) and composer born in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.
He was one of the most active and influential of the post war ragtime revivalists and had his own publishing company for his original ragtime numbers.
He died in Springfield, Missouri.


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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 28 works by Robert R. Darch (1920-2002). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
Flicker Red Rag 1953  wvicon.gif
Opera House Rag 1960  wvicon.gif
Yakatat Piano Man 1976
Bittersweet Rag 1977
Little Bar In Bethlehem 1987
Arctic Circle Cakewalk ?
Calico Queens ?
Capitol Saloon Rag ?
Carson City Rag ?
Cedar Street Rag ?
Chapeaux Bas March-Two Step ?
Delta Saloon Rag ?
Eads Bridge Rag ?
Foolin' Around ?
Hastings Street Rag ?
The Kobuk Maiden ?
Nickels and Dimes ?
Old Washoe Club Rag ?
Port the Helm ?
Profanity Hill Rag ?
Sandy Bowers' Mansion ?
South Franklin Street Rag ?
Stir the Porridge ?
Suicide Table Rag ?
The Swisher ?
That Seward Rag ?
That V & T Railroad Rag ?
That Virginia City Rag ?
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Robert R. W. Darch - Hello Ma Baby & 12th Street Rag 5:32 E.L. Bowman  Robert R. Darch 12th Street Rag (1915)
youtube15.jpg Robert R. W. Darch - That Teasin' Rag 5:38 J. Jordan  Robert R. Darch That Teasin' Rag (1909)