El Cota 
Last updated: 01.02.24
El Cota was an American xylophone player who hailed from California. According to a period flyer, he was billed as "The World's Greatest Xylophone Player". His repertoire included light classics as well as popular music and performed both in vaudeville and in concert halls. His only known composition is Cherry Leaf Rag (1909) which was published by Victor Kremer Co., Chicago & New York.
  Title Co-Author(s) Sequencer
audiomidi15.gif Cherry Leaf Rag (1909) James Pitt-Payne
  Title (Release Year) Performers Instruments
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE934 Cherry Leaf Rag (1909)
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
1-2 days
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif Cherry Leaf Rag (1909) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Cherry Leaf Rag (1909) E. Cota (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by El Cota. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Cherry Leaf Rag 1909 Midi Ragtime Recorder Ensemble (perf.)  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif audiodbemp315.gif
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg E. Cota Cherry Leaf Rag (2:24) Ragtime Dorian Henry