The Mark Stern Ragtime Folio No.1 (Various)

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Editor First edition
Engraver New York: Hounslow (No.2)
Publisher. Info. New York: Joseph W. Stern & Co., 1899. Plate 1047 (No.1), 1043 (No.18).
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Work Title The "Mark Stern" Ragtime Folio No.1
Alternative. Title Title-page transcription
A Collection of the Best Negro Melodies of the Day by Such Composers as Williams & Walker, Irving Jones, Barney Fagan, Monroe H. Rosenfeld, Gussie L. Davis, Al Johns, Ed Rogers, Tom Logan and Other Famous Writers of Rag-Time Successes
Composer Various
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 21 pieces:
  1. Jones: I Don't Understand Ragtime, arr. William H. Tyers (G major)
  2. Fagan: Tell Me, My Lady (F major)
  3. Johns: My Gal's Got Lucky at Last, arr. Tyers (F major)
  4. Carroll: Three-Eleven-Thirty-Three (F minor)
  5. Davis: The Ragtown Brigade Is off to War (A major)
  6. Rogers: Sorry Mr. Jackson, I've Got to Throw You Down (E major)
  7. Von Tilzer: Rastus Thompson's Ragtime Cakewalk (B major)
  8. Topp: The Shuffling Coon, arr. Monroe H. Rosenfeld (E major)
  9. Jones: I Don't Allow No Coon to Hurt My Feelins' (E major)
  10. Walker: Not a Coon Came out the Way That He Went In (E major)
  11. Walker: Why Don't You Get a Lady of Your Own? (C major)
  12. Rogers: Hannah Thompson's My Baby's Name (C major)
  13. Walker: My South Carolina Gal, arr. Tyers (F major)
  14. Logan: The Coon's Trademark (F major)
  15. Jones: Take Your Clothes and Go, arr. Tyers (E major)
  16. Walker: I'm a Cooler for the Warmest Coon in Town (E major)
  17. Stern: The Tennessee Jubilee (C major)
  18. Jones: I Live as High as Any Other Coon, arr. Tyers (C major)
  19. Von Tilzer: Don't Do Nothin' till You Hear from Me (C major)
  20. Howard: Mr. Bogan, Gimme Gin (A major)
  21. Walker: I Don't like No Cheap Man!, arr. Tyers (C major)
First Publication. 1899 – New York: Joseph W. Stern & Co. (as a collection)
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Librettist see below
  1. Irving Jones (ca.1874-1932)
  2. Barney Fagan (1850-1937)
  3. William G. Hammond (1874-1945)
  4. Johnnie Carroll (fl. 1894-1900)
  5. Gussie Davis (1863-1899)
  6. Ed Rogers (fl. 1897-1917)
  7. Andrew B. Sterling (1874-1955)
  8. Irving Jones
  9. Bert Williams (1874-1922)
  10. Bert Williams
  11. Ed Rogers
  12. Bert Williams
  13. Tom Logan (fl. 1898-1902)
  14. Irving Jones
  15. Bert Williams
  16. David Reed (1872-1946)
  17. Irving Jones
  18. Andrew B. Sterling
  19. William Schwankhouse (fl. 1897)
  20. Bert Williams
Language English
Dedication see below
  1. Lawrence O'Connor (fl. 1897-1918?)
  2. Ernest Hogan (1865-1909)
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano