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Joplin, Scott

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Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɒplɪn
 
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Definition of Joplin, Scott in English:

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

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