Scott Joplin: The Complete Rags, Waltzes & Marches William Appling, piano
Released on April 1, 2017, the 100th anniversary of Scott Joplin's death, William Appling's acclaimed recording of Joplin's piano works is the first-ever "complete Joplin" by an African American pianist. These landmark recordings are now available world-wide.
Order this beautiful 4-CD set (or downloads) by clicking here onAmazon or CD Baby. You may also purchase the downloads here on iTunes.
Download here the 32-page program book included with the 4-CD set. The book includes extensive background on William Appling and Scott Joplin, including Patricia Oldham's essay on Joplin and his world entitled, “He Wasn't Supposed To Be Writing This Music,” and "On William Appling’s Performances of Scott Joplin” by Debra Lew Harder.