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Scott Joplin: The Strenuous Life A Ragtime Two-Step

A Ragtime Two-Step

Composer
Scott Joplin arranged by Darrell Goforth
Year of composition
1902
Arranger
Darrell Goforth
Year of arrangement
2015
Publisher
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Ragtime music
Instrumentation
Wind quintet
Instrumental parts

Written in 1902, "The Strenuous Life" is a delightful ragtime piece. The ironically named piece is upbeat and thoroughly enjoyable to play. It lends itself to the wind quintet genre very well. I think you will find that this piece is as enjoyable to play as it is to hear.

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