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Joplin, Scott

Syllabification: Jop·lin, Scott
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈjäplin/

Definition of Joplin, Scott in English:

( 1868–1917), US pianist and composer. He was the first of the creators of ragtime to write down his compositions. Notable works: “Maple Leaf Rag” (1899), “The Entertainer” (1902), and “Gladiolus Rag” (1907).

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