Blog of Miscellaneous Bits of Musicological/Historical Research by Bob Pinsker

JPJ film appearances in The Emperor Jones (1933) and Saint Louis Blues (1929)

JPJ in the late 1920s JPJ in the background JPJ looking to his left

The legendary Q. Roscoe Snowden (1887-1952)

Dating the James P. Johnson QRS Roll of His Carolina Shout

Analyzing the Artempo James P. Johnson rolls
Analyzing a Scott Joplin Connorized roll