(10/16/2018) National Blues Museum presents Ragtime: The St. Louis Creation that Swept the Nation

This program combines a dynamic lecture interspersed with live music on the development and evolution of Ragtime music in St. Louis. Author Bruce Olson will be reading selected passages from his book That St. Louis Thing: An American Story of Roots, Rhythm and Race. Ragtime and Jazz pianist Ptah Williams will provide musical demonstrations! (St. Louis, MO)