Dusty Rag (1908)
Last updated: 19.12.19
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Composer: M. Aufderheide Suppliers:  
Editor: Stan Davis Quartet S/A/T/B
Publisher: Arcadian Press Publication: AP 049
Quoting from the Arcadian Press notes:
"Dusty Rag" is an unadorned rag in a folk style, but with the emphasis on non-chord tones and melodic chromaticism which brings about a softer lyricism than older folk rags. This was the first hit rag of the Indianapolis - Ohio Valley ragtime group which surfaced at this time. The structure of "Dusty Rag" is: Introduction AA BB CC.