Clarence H. St. John 
Last updated: 09.06.18
Clarence H. St. John is another of those little known ragtime composers. He was presumably American and is best known for his Cole Smoak (1906) which was published by Scott Joplin's principal publisher, John Stark of Missouri.

Websites :
url15.gif Clarence H. St. John Biography and list of works by "Perfessor" Bill Edwards  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Various Artists on "The Traditional Jazz Ragtime Collection" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif
cd15.gif Brent Watkins on "The Heroes of Parlor Town - Volume 2" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15es.gif
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE440 Cole Smoak (1906) - Rag
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¾ mins.
1-2 days
DBE1292 Collars and Cuffs (1907) - Rag Two Step
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx.3¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1293 Meddlesome (1908) - Rag
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
print-on-demand €9.00 £7.50 $11.75  
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif Cole Smoak (1906) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Collars and Cuffs (1907) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Meddlesome (1908) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 5 works by Clarence H. St. John. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.

Cole Smoak (1906) wvicon.gif
And the Song Came Back (1922) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: St. John
Collars and Cuffs (1907) wvicon.gif
Verona (?) wvicon.gif
Meddlesome (1908) wvicon.gif
     Title Performer
youtube15.jpg Cole Smoak (3:22) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Collars and Cuffs (3:23) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Meddlesome (2:49) Ragtime Dorian Henry