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The Amazon Rag

Composer
Teddy Hahn
Year of composition
1904
Arranger
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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This obscure piano rag goes down very well as background music for nearly every occaision. An optional bass part is provided for use with string orchestra.

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