Oh That Beautiful Rag (1910)
Last updated: 28.01.22
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Composer: T. Snyder Suppliers: dbe15.gif
Editor: Geoff Grainger Quintet T/T/T+B/B/GB(B)
Publisher: Ditty Box Enterprises Publication: DBE 686
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Length: approx. 4 mins.
Oh That Beautiful Rag is just that and a most enjoyable composition indeed. Correspondingly the cover of the original sheet music is graced by a beautiful dancing lady in a swirling ball gown. The rag itself has an AABBACCCC form with a 4-bar introduction and a 16-bar interlude between the CC-strains whereby the AB- and C-strains are written in the major keys of C and F respectively. It is a great ensemble piece for recorder quintet as there is much dialogue between the voices. The 1st tenor has much to do with just a little respite in the interlude.
Oh That Beautiful Rag was published by Ted Snyder Music Co., New York, USA.
A tempo of 80 crotchets/min. is suggested.
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