MAX MORATH

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Max Morath was born on October 1, 1926 in Colorodo Springs, Colorado. Though himself born after ragtime's decline, Max learned to play it from his mother who had been a professional ragtime pianist. He was a radio and TV-actor, writer, announcer and general entertainer before he devoted his career to ragtime. It was while playing the period music for off-fashioned melodramas in the West that he became fascinated by it, and soon began playing it in cabarets, as well as re searching every facet that he could find.

A producer for National Educational Television caught Max Morath, proposed that he turn his knowledge of the time into a series. "The Ragtime Era" show (1960) dealt with the development of the music of the period, and critics across the USA gave wholehearted approval. The success of "The Ragtime Era" led to another NET series, "Turn of the Century", in which Morath turned
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Presenting That Celebrated Maestro / Oh, Play That Thing!Presenting That Celebrated Maestro / Oh, Play That Thing!
Collectables 2001
$4.78
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Living a Ragtime LifeLiving a Ragtime Life
Solo Art 1994
$11.72
$2.88 (used)
The Best Of Scott JoplinThe Best Of Scott Joplin
Vanguard 1988
$22.94
$2.54 (used)
The World of Scott Joplin, Vol. 1The World of Scott Joplin, Vol. 1
Vanguard 1991
$20.10
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World of Joplin 2World of Joplin 2
Vanguard 1991
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Ragtime ManRagtime Man
Omega Classics 1993
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Real American Folk SongsReal American Folk Songs
Solo Art 1995
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MAX MORATH Plays and Sings at the Mighty Gold Bar Piano album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Plays and Sings at the Mighty Gold Bar Piano
Ragtime 1957
MAX MORATH Oh, Play That Thing! The Ragtime Era album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Oh, Play That Thing! The Ragtime Era
Ragtime 1964
MAX MORATH The Entertainer album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Entertainer
Ragtime 1968
MAX MORATH Max Morath Plays The Best Of Scott Joplin And Other Rag Classics album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Max Morath Plays The Best Of Scott Joplin And Other Rag Classics
Ragtime 1972
MAX MORATH The World Of Scott Joplin album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The World Of Scott Joplin
Ragtime 1973

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MAX MORATH Living a Ragtime Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Living a Ragtime Life
Ragtime 1989

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