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Popular Instrumental, Ragtime

Polish national dance
Performed by: Charles D' Almaine - violin
Record format: Edison Concert cylinder
Release number: B-332
Release date: March 1900
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 4788

Dinah polka
Performed by: Charles P. Lowe - xylophone
Record format: Edison Concert cylinder
Release number: B-473
Release date: October 1900
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 4815

Spring of love
Performed by: Eugene Jaudas - violin ; Louis Atz - flute
Composed by: Sam Ehrlich
Record format: Edison Concert cylinder
Release number: 8404
Release date: June 1903
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 4791

Ma rag time baby
Performed by: Peerless Orchestra
Record format: Edison Gold Moulded cylinder
Release number: 700 (1)
Release date: c. November 1903
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 37289

Arbucklenian polka
Performed by: Bohumir Kryl - cornet
Record format: Edison Gold Moulded cylinder
Release number: 8327 (....)
Release date: January 1903
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 37408

New York blues - rag classical
Performed by: Pietro Frosini - accordion
Composed by: Pietro Frosini
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 4998-B-1-6
Recording date: 1916
Release number: 50454-L
Release date: February 1918
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 41040

Ragtime echoes
Performed by: Samuel Siegel - mandolin ; Marie Caveny - ukulele
Composed by: Samuel Siegel
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc test pressing
Matrix number: 6599-B-1-1
Recording date: 1918
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 76220

Saxema
Performed by: Rudy Wiedoeft - saxophone
Composed by: Rudy Wiedoeft
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 7161
Recording date: 1920
Release number: 50862-R
Release date: February 1922
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 68208

Flow gently sweet afton & Bonnie, sweet Bessie
Performed by: Robert Trucksess - American guitar
a.) Composed by: J.E. Spilman
b.) Composed by: J.L.B. Gilbert
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 8211-A-4-2
Recording date: September 12, 1921
Release number: 50994-R
Release date: August 1922
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 42253

Poet and peasant overture
Performed by: Eddie Peabody - banjo
Composed by: Franz von Suppé
Record format: Edison Diamond Disc
Matrix number: 10240-B-1-2
Recording date: March 04, 1925
Release number: 51523-L
Release date: June 1925
NPS object catalog number: EDIS 42876

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