William J. Braun 
Last updated: 02.10.17
William J. Braun was, according to the cover of Cotton Pickers Rag (1899), the Bandmaster of the 1st Naval Battalion Band presumably in New Orleans where this piece was published by Louis Grunewald Co., Ltd. This was his only published work, no other composition by him is known.
CDs :
Ragtime Music CDs:
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Own Library :
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DBE453 Cotton Pickers Rag (1899) - Original Cake Walk
A/T/T/B/GB(B), at least 3¾ mins.
1-2 days