West Coast Ragtime Society
Dedicated to the preservation and promtion of Ragtime and vintage American music.
Updated 11/9/2012
Previous update 11/8/2012

Festival XXVI Performer Pictures

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The 26th annual West Coast Ragtime Festival will be held November 16-18, 2012 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.

Meredith Axelrod

San Francisco, CA

Jeff Barnhart

Mystic, CT

Mimi Blais

Montreal, Qc. Canada

Tom Bopp

Fish Camp, CA

Chris & Jack

Bradshaw - Gilroy, CA

Tom Brier

Sacramento, CA

Marty Eggers

Oakland, CA

Ann Gibson

Oakland, CA

Rosemary Hallum

, CA

Frederick Hodges

Berkeley, CA

Brian Holland

Grapevine, TX

Morton Gunnar Larsen

Oslo, Norway

Carl Sonny Leyland

New Cuyama, CA

Dave Majchrzak

New Cuyama, CA

Larisa Migachyov

Palo Alto, CA

Ezequiel Palleja

Buenos Aires, Arg

Dalton Ridenhour

New York City, NY

Sophie Rivard

Montreal, Can

David Thomas Roberts

Walnut Creek, CA

Jack Rummel

Niwot, CO

Christoph Schmetterer

Vienna, Austria

Sean Sharp

San Francisco, CA

Ray Skjelbred

Seattle, WA

Martin Spitznagel

Alexandria, VA

Virginia Tichenor

Oakland, CA

Stephanie Trick

St. Louis, MO

Craig Ventresco

San Francisco, CA

"Washboard Kitty" Wilson
Kitty Wilson

Los Altos, CA


Special Guest

Max Morath

Duluth, MN
Youth Performers

Andrew Barrett

Costa Mesa, CA

Diego Bustamente
Paradise, CA

Jared DiBartolomeo
Pleasant Hill, CA

Vincent Johnson

Sierra Madre, CA

Max Keenlyside

P.E.I., Canada

Frank Livolsi

Peace Dale, RI


Will Perkins

Riverbank, CA

John Reed-Torres

Los Angeles, CA

Grant Somerville

Monterey, CA

Adam Swanson

Shenandoah, IA


Crown Syncopators

Berkeley, CA


Ivory and Gold

Mystic, CT

Pacific Coast Ragtime Orchestra with vocalists
Pacifica, CA

Joyce Grant

SF Bay Area, CA

and Pamela Grant
SF Bay Area, CA

Ragtime Skedaddlers

San Francisco, CA

Sullivans & Drivons

Sacramento, CA

Dance Instructors & Piano Accompanists

Stan Isaacs
Karen Kalinksky
Palo Alto, CA
(Head Instructor)

Richard Duree, Ruth Levin

Costa Mesa, CA

Stanley Stern
Los Osos, CA
Marti Lindholm - San Luis Obispo, CA
(Piano Accompanists)

Seminar Leaders & Topics - Click on topic for synopsis.

Youth Master Class

Master Class Leader - Jeff Barnhart
First Place division winners of the 2012 Youth Ragtime Piano Competition are
invited to participate in a Master Class with internationally acclaimed pianist,
Jeff Barnhart. Check back for day and time.

Silent Movies

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