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How did ragtime begin?

It began in the 1800's. A Bradway composer wrote a piece of Ragtime Music for a musical, and it caught on.
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What is ragtime music like?

Ragtime music actually began as dance music in the red-light  districts of African American communities. Its main characteristic  trait is its "ragged" rhythm.
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Where was ragtime music popular?

Originally Ragtime was popular in St. Louis and New Orleans when it originated during the early part of the 20th century (1900's). Later it was revived, first in the 40's, the (MORE)
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Where did ragtime music originate from?

Ragtime music originated from African-American communities in the late 19th century, descending from the jigs and march music played by black bands. It began as dance music in (MORE)
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Is ragtime proper or common?

The noun 'ragtime' is a common noun, a general word for a  style of music.    A proper noun is the name of a specific person, place, or thing;  for example, the song (MORE)