Maurice Kirwin 
Last updated: 28.06.21
Maurice Kirwin was a St Louis pianist known for a handful of compositions. In the ragtime world he is best known for his African Pas' (1902) which was published by John Stark. In a typical Stark blurb, Kirwin was described as "easy and brilliant - good to catch the ragtime swing".

Maurice Kirwin  has at least 1 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Darkies' Masquerade
Music by: Maurice Kirwin.
Publisher: Drumheller Music Co.
Suppliers: flag15uk.gif flag15es.gif
Printed: 1899. Sheet Music.
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE769 African Pas' (1902) - Rag Time Two Step
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
1-2 days
DBE770 Havana Rag (1904)
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¼ mins.
1-2 days
DBE771 In the Lead (1901) - March & Two Step
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
1-2 days
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif African Pas' (1902) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Havana Rag (1904) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif In the Lead (1901) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 10 works by Maurice Kirwin. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
Title Year Attribution Remarks
American Guards 1897  wvicon.gif
Darkies' Masquerade 1899  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Evening Star 1899
In the Lead 1901  wvicon.gif
African Pas' 1902  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Havana Rag 1904  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Black Cadets ?
Light of Hope ?
Love's Pleadings ?
Village Chimes ?
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg African Pas' 3:39 Ragtime Dorian Henry M. Kirwin  African Pas' (1902)
youtube15.jpg Darkies Masquerade 3:06 Ragtime Dorian Henry M. Kirwin 
youtube15.jpg Havana Rag 2:42 Ragtime Dorian Henry M. Kirwin  Havana Rag (1904)