Scott Joplin | Free Famous Composer Biography (Digital Print)

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Scott Joplin | Composer Biography

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About Composer ‘Scott Joplin’

Scott Joplin, the second of six children, was born sometime between June 1867 and January 1868 in eastern Texas. His father had been a slave, though his mother was born a free black woman. After 1871 Joplin and his family moved to Texarkana, Texas. It was then that young Scott taught himself music on a piano in a home where his mother worked. Read more...

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