Previous update 10/26/2011
Festival XXV Performer Pictures The 25th annual West Coast Ragtime Festival will be held November 18-20, 2011 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.
Youth Performers Groups Dance Instructors & Piano Accompanists
Seminar Leaders & Topics - Click on topic for synopsis.
How Did We Get from Ragtime to Jazz?
The Goldenrod Showboat
Don Franz and the St. Louis Ragtimers
Getting Published by Major Houses – What Every Ragtime Composer Needs to Know
Stephen Kent Goodman
History of Boogie-Woogie
Carl Sonny Leyland
Giant Strides: The Second Generation of Stride Pianists
Highlights from 30 Years of 'The Ragtime Machine' Radio Broadcast
Youth Master Class
Richard Dowling Master Class Leader
First Place division winners of the 2001 Youth Ragtime Piano Competition are
invited to participate in a Master Class with internationally acclaimed pianist,
Richard Dowling, Saturday, November 19 at 10:00 a.m.