West Coast Ragtime Society
Dedicated to the preservation and promtion of Ragtime and vintage American music.
Updated 11/17/2009
Prior Update 10/16/2009
Festival XXIII Performer Pictures

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The 23rd annual West Coast Ragtime Festival will be held November 20-22, 2009 at the Red Lion's Sacramento Inn in Sacramento, California.  Below is the Photo Gallery of the performers. For biographical information click on the performer's name or photo. As other performers are added to the lineup the page will be updated.
Individual Performers

Meredith Axelrod

San Francisco, CA

Andrew Barrett

Costa Mesa, CA

Taslimah P. Bey

Detroit, MI

Tom Bopp

Fish Camp, CA

Nan Bostick

Menlo Park, CA

Jack & Chris Bradshaw
Gilroy, California

Tom Brier

Sacramento, CA

Shirley Case

Laguna Beach, CA

Neville Dickie

London, England

Richard Dowling

New York, NY

Marty Eggers

Oakland, CA

Frank French

San Francisco, CA

Due to a personal matter, Shirley Case will not be appearing at this year's festival.

Ann Gibson

Oakland, CA

John Gill

Perth, Australia

Rosemary Hallum

Alameda, CA

Frederick Hodges

Berkeley, CA

Morton Gunnar Larsen

Oslo, Norway

Carl Sonny Leyland

New Cuyama, CA

Larisa Migachyov

Palo Alto, CA

Terry Parish

Indianapolis, IN

Nancy Piver
Los Altos, CA

David Thomas Roberts

Walnut Creek, CA

Jack Rummel

Niwot, Co

Christoph Schmetterer
Vienna, Austria

Sean Sharp

San Francisco, CA

Ray Skjelbred

Seattle, WA

Hall Smith
San Diego, CA

Squeek Steele

Virginia City, NV

Stanley Stern
Los Altos, CA

Trebor Tichenor

St. Louis, MO

Virginia Tichenor

Oakland, CA

Stephanie Trick

St. Louis, MO

Craig Ventresco

San Francisco, CA

Sam Williams

Sacramento, CA

Youth Performers

Vincent Johnson

Sierra Madre, CA

Max Keenlyside

P.E.I., Canada

Will Perkins

Riverbank, CA

Tim Rotolo

Upland, CA

Sergey Smirnov

Palo Alto, CA

Adam Swanson

Shenandoah, Iowa

Luke Vandermyde

Braidwood, Illinois


Ragtime Skedaddlers

San Francisco, CA

Ragnolia Ragette

Gilroy, CA

Sullivans & Drivons

Sacramento, CA

Fresno High School Band
Fresno, CA
Dance Instructors & Piano Accompanists

Bruce Mitchell

Cool, CA
(Head Instructor)

Richard Duree, Ruth Levin

Costa Mesa, CA

Stanley Stern & Nancy Piver
, Los Osos, CA

Seminar Leaders & Topics
Click topic for description. Click presenter's name for bio. Click here for printable seminar listing.

Youth Master Class

Frederick Hodges

Silent Movies

Frederick Hodges

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