The Cannon Ball Rag

Joseph C. Northup
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Another obscure little piano rag, arranged for standard string quartet, with an optional bass part for use with string orchestra.

Score ID
Joseph C. Northup
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
String quartet
Classical music
Instrumental parts
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