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      • Brown wax home recording of Pine apple rag, cornet and piano duet by Mary and Lew Green, October 10, 1999

Brown wax home recording of Pine apple rag, cornet and piano duet by Mary and Lew Green, October 10, 1999

Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917,
Green, Mary, and Green, Lew,
Variant Title:
Pine apple rag
Place of Publication:
[Place of production unknown],
Issued Date:
Personal recordings

Place of recording likely the United States.

The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 346-01, Originally acquired: Dave Heitz, 2004).

Brown wax cylinder.

Inscription on slip: "Porcupine Rag 10-10-99."

Mary and Lew Green.

Announcement at beginning: "Mary and Lew Green playing Pineapple Rag by Scott Joplin, ten ten ninety-nine, [...]ophone Record."


Cornet and piano, recorded at a party at Dave Heitz's.

Physical Description:
1 cylinder (ca. 2 min.) : 155.1 rpm ; 2 1/4 x 4 in
Audio musical
Cylinder Audio Archive
Library Location:
Department of Special Research Collections
Local Identifier:
Cylinder 13256
Catalog System Number:
ByNc Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 Generic

MP3 files of the restored cylinders available for download are copyrighted by the Regents of the University of California. They are licensed for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License. Acknowledgments for reuse of the transfers should read "University of California, Santa Barbara Library." The original wav files (either unedited or restored) can be provided upon request for commercial or non-commercial use such as CD reissues, film/tv synchronization, use on websites or in exhibits. The University of California makes no claims or warranties as to the copyright status of the original recordings and charges a use fee for the use of the transfers. Please contact the University of California, Santa Barbara Library Department of Special Research Collections for information on licensing cylinder transfers.

File Description
Access: Public access
Cylinder13256 x-wave (Waveform Audio)