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Events in Music in 1899

  • Mar 5 1st performance of Edward MacDowell's 2nd Concerto in D

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 18 Scott Joplin granted copyright for his "Maple Leaf Rag", the most famous ragtime composition, by the US Copyright Office

Ragtime Composer Scott Joplin
Ragtime Composer
Scott Joplin