columbia ragtime festival http://kbia.org en Growing up in ragtime: musician Johnny Maddox http://kbia.org/post/growing-ragtime-musician-johnny-maddox <p>Famous ragtime pianist Johnny Maddox visited Columbia this week as the guest of honor at the Blind Boone Ragtime Festival.&nbsp; In the height of his career in the 1950s, Maddox performed with names like Patsy Cline and released the first all-piano record to sell over 1 million copies.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; With millions of albums sold and more than 60 years working in the music industry, many ragtime fans would call Maddox a legend.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:54:29 +0000 Andrew Nichols 35466 at http://kbia.org Growing up in ragtime: musician Johnny Maddox