West Coast Ragtime Society

Dedicated the performers and our dear ragtime friends. Their contributions
and love for the music were gifts that live on in our hearts and memories.

Larry Karp In Memoriam 1

Kitty Memorium 1

William "Bill" Schoening
uly 12, 1925 - November 17, 2014
Bill was 89 when he passed on November 17, 2014...Bill took up his love of ragtime, Dixieland and traditional jazz music by hosting Piano parties and inviting players from the Sacramento and Bay
areas to play...more, click here.

Allan Trick, beloved father of Stephanie Trick 
passed away November 30, 2012. "...Allan knew how to love: his
affectionate shepherding of Stephanie was encouraging rather than
critical or bossy; he stood back from her, let her be, and helped to make
her even more creative and free..."
   Read more, click here.

Photo by Lewis Motisher