A Library of John Roache's MIDI performances of compositions by Scott Joplin,
Joseph Lamb, Charles Hunter, James Scott, Arthur Marshall and others which
were written during the "Golden Age" of ragtime.. 1899 - 1918.
Instructions for using this library:


CLASSIC MIDI FILES
Title: Composer: Style:
American Beauty Rag Joseph Lamb Ragtime
Back To Life Charles Hunter Ragtime
Bethena Scott Joplin Ragtime Concert Waltz
The Cascades Scott Joplin Ragtime
Climax Rag James Scott Ragtime
Heliotrope Bouquet Scott Joplin &
Louis Chauvin
Ragtime
Maple Leaf Rag Scott Joplin Ragtime
Missouri Romp Arthur Marshall Ragtime
Solace Scott Joplin Ragtime Tango
Wall Street Rag Scott Joplin Ragtime
The Whitewash Man Jean Schwartz Ragtime piano,
tuba & banjo

Downloading a MIDI File:
After selecting the title you want:
To Download the complete MIDI file, click on the title or the "GET MIDI" icon. (Note: The MIDI files are compressed using PKZip and will need to be decompressed using a decompression utility before you can play them.) Each .ZIP file has an explanatory .TXT file included. These MIDI performances are © 1995-1997 by John E. Roache and you may distribute these files for non-commercial purposes only but ONLY in their ZIP archive form with attached TEXT FILES.
Listening to a Sample of a MIDI file while online:
If you have a sound card with MIDI playback capability and you are using WWW browser software (like Netscape) which will launch a midi player "helper application" when it receives a downloaded midi file, you can click on the "LISTEN" icon to hear a 15-20 second sample of the file while you are reading it's description. Click HERE for help configuring your web browser software to play online MIDI files and a link to the source for a SLICK shareware MIDI player.

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The MIDI performances available at this site are all performance copyright 1995-1999 by John E. Roache and may NOT be used for any commercial use whatsoever without permission. The MIDI sequences may be freely distributed for non-commercial use only in their compressed .ZIP form with all attached text files.

DISCLAIMER: Please note this is a FREE MIDI musical site. All the songs contained in this site are either in the public domain or the composer and/or publisher has given permission for use. The music and information on this website are intended only for the enjoyment of those who care to listen to it. If there is any infringement on anyone's rights, or any material on my site that the author objects to its use here, I will remove same on being notified.

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