Brown wax home recording of player piano with roll of Maple leaf rag, hand-played by Scott Joplin, recorded in Derwood, Maryland, September 27, 1992 (Audio Recording)


Attribute NameValues
Variant Title
  • Maple leaf rag
Place of Publication
  • [United States],
Issued Date
  • 1992
  • No linguistic content | Not applicable
  • Personal recordings
  • Inscription on slip: "Home made 920927 Brown Wax Cylinder Maple Leaf Rag, The / Joplin / Scott Joplin / DGio - from piano roll."
  • Announcement at beginning: "The Maple Leaf Rag, played by Scott Joplin"; at end: "Recorded in Derwood, Maryland, September twenty-seventh, nineteen ninety two."
  • Brown wax cylinder.
  • Scott Joplin (hand-played piano roll).
  • The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (David Giovannoni Collection, Set Number: 348-02).
  • Player piano, recorded by David Giovannoni.
Physical Description
  • 1 cylinder (ca. 2 min.) : 113.4 rpm ; 2 1/4 x 4 in
  • Audio musical
  • Cylinder Audio Archive
Library Location
  • Department of Special Research Collections
  • ark:/48907/f3gb23fd
Local Identifier
  • Cylinder 13259
Other Versions
Copyright Status
Copyright Holder
  • University of California (System). Regents
  • Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 Generic
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