The Amazing Story of Joplin's Entertainer.

How did The Entertainer become such a worldwide craze? What is its connection to Hollywood? And how fast should one play Joplin's rags in the first place? In this episode of Bach@Home, pianist Magdalena Baczewska tells the story of one of Joplin's most famous rags, and explain the importance of tempo, in the composer's own words.