Kathryn Athol Morton  (1879-1969)
Last updated: 11.10.21
According to Nora Hulse in her Ragtime Refreshments, Kathryn Athol Morton was an American pianist and piano teacher, born in Oswego, New York. She learned to read music at Miss Fisher's Ossining School for Girls in New York City. Widowed with 5 young children, she made her living by teaching music and playing the piano in the silent cinemas and radio stations. Of ragtime interest is Ragtime Showers (1902), her only published work although she is said to composed further instrumental works in the 1940s and 1950s.
For data housekeeping purposes she is listed in these webpages as a one-off composer.
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Nora Hulse Ragtime Refreshments
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE991 Ragtime Showers (1902) - March and Two-Step
A/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2 mins.
1-2 days
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif Ragtime Showers (1902) A/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Kathryn Athol Morton (1879-1969). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Ragtime Showers 1902  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Ragtime Showers 1:42 Ragtime Dorian Henry K.A. Morton  Ragtime Showers (1902)