An arrangement for clarinet in Bb and bass clarinet of this piece intended to introduce players to the musical elements that feature in ragtime. The clarinet in Bb plays the melody whilst the bass clarinet plays the accompanying bass line. A tempo of 110 quarter notes (crotchet) beats to the minute is recommended. Players are welcome to repeat the 8 bars in performance. Both instrument parts have been transposed to sound in the key of Bb.