A library of John Roache's MIDI performances of compositionsInstructions for using this library:
by James P. Johnson, George Gershwin, Eubie Blake, Bob Zurke,
Ralph Rainger, Arthur Schutt, Hoagy Carmichael and others.
|The Baltimore Todolo||Eubie Blake||Stride, Swing|
|Bluin' The Black Keys||Arthur Schutt||Piano Novelty|
|Carolina Shout||James P. Johnson||Stride Piano|
|Hobson Street Blues||Bob Zurke||Stride Piano|
|In A Mist||Bix Beiderbecke||Novelty Piano|
|Jingles||James P. Johnson||Stride Piano|
|Kitten On The Keys||Zez Confrey||Piano Novelty|
|Lazy Bone Rag||Charlie Straight||Ragtime Piano-Roll|
|Little Rock Getaway||Joe Sullivan||Stride Piano|
|Mister Joe||Jelly Roll Morton||Ragtime|
|The Mule Walk||James P. Johnson||Stride Piano|
|Pianogram||Ralph Rainger||Piano-Roll Novelty|
|Snowy Mornin' Blues||James P. Johnson||Stride Piano|
|You Tell 'Em, Ivories||Zez Confrey||Novelty Piano|
Downloading a MIDI File:
After selecting the title you want:
To Download the complete MIDI file, click on the title or the "" icon. (Note: The MIDI files are compressed using PKZip and will need to be decompressed using a decompression utility before you can play them.) Each .ZIP file has an explanatory .TXT file included. These MIDI performances are © 1995-1997 by John E. Roache and you may distribute these files for non-commercial purposes only but ONLY in their ZIP archive form with attached TEXT FILES.
Listening to a Sample of a MIDI file while online:
If you have a sound card with MIDI playback capability and you are using WWW browser software (like Netscape) which will launch a midi player "helper application" when it receives a downloaded midi file, you can click on the "" icon to hear a 15-20 second sample of the file while you are reading it's description. Click HERE for help configuring your web browser software to play online MIDI files and a link to the source for a SLICK shareware MIDI player.
The MIDI performances available at this site are all performance copyright 1995-1999 by John E. Roache and may NOT be used for any commercial use whatsoever without permission. The MIDI sequences may be freely distributed for non-commercial use only in their compressed .ZIP form with all attached text files.
DISCLAIMER: Please note this is a FREE MIDI musical site. All the songs contained in this site are either in the public domain or the composer and/or publisher has given permission for use. The music and information on this website are intended only for the enjoyment of those who care to listen to it. If there is any infringement on anyone's rights, or any material on my site that the author objects to its use here, I will remove same on being notified.
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