Harlem Rag - A Ragtime Orchestration
Here is a chart arranged for ragtime orchestra. The tune is called Harlem Rag by Tom Turpin.
The instrumentation is as follows:
- Alto Sax
- Tenor Sax
- 1st Cornet
- 2nd Cornet
- Violin 1
- Violin 2
- String Bass
- Full Score
This is a wonderful version of the famous Tom Turpin composition. Scored for a ragtime orchestra we have included saxophone parts that are optional and both tuba and string bass parts for added flexibility.
This chart’s level of difficulty is rated: Hard. This rating means you will likely need to spend some time in the woodshed working this up! Likely the tempo, feel, key, range, and interpretation will be challenging. Don’t let this stop you – you can play this chart no matter what your groups skill level is – you just need to work at it.