ARSC member (I think) Thornton Hagert would be a good person to contact.
Re: [ARSCLIST] Ragtime era orchestra scores wanted
02/15/2012 06:42 PM
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Yes, Vince was on my list as well as Michael Feinstein, who didn't think
he had anything other than an orchestration of "Swanee" that he acquired
> Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:29:34 -0500
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> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Ragtime era orchestra scores wanted
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> Dear Cary,
> I presume you have conferred with Vince Giordano.
> On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 6:00 PM, Cary Ginell <[log in to unmask]>
> > My group, the Sedalia Ragtime Orchestra, has been booked to play two
> > festivals in Missouri this summer: the Scott Joplin International
> > Festival and the Blind Boone Ragtime Festival. We are looking to
> > repertoire. If anyone knows of vintage arrangements for small
> > (10-12 pieces) of music from the period 1890 to 1920 that can be
> > (or borrowed) to augment our library, please let me know. A few other
> > organizations have acquired large private collections but they do not
> > their finds. We are a West Coast-based group while most others of this
> > nature are in the East. Surely there is room for one more organization
> > wishes to perform this music.
> > Our website is www.sedaliaragtime.com.
> > Thanks for any leads or assistance.
> > Cary Ginell
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