St. Louis Ragtimers http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Remembering Ragtime Pianist And Scholar Trebor Tichenor http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/remembering-ragtime-pianist-and-scholar-trebor-tichenor <p>Ragtime pianist and scholar Trebor Tichenor passed away last month after a stroke. He was 74. Longtime St. Louis Public Radio listeners may remember his weekly program “Ragophile” that aired on the station in the 1970s and ‘80s.</p><p>We dedicated the entire hour of Cityscape today to remembering Tichenor with his son Andy Tichenor and fellow band members Don Franz and Al Stricker.</p><p>In the fall of 1961 Trebor Tichenor (piano), Don Franz (tuba), Al Stricker (banjo) and Bill Mason (cornet) formed the St. Louis Ragtimers and began a regular gig at the Natchez Queen on Gaslight Square.</p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:19:49 +0000 Camille Phillips 34246 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Remembering Ragtime Pianist And Scholar Trebor Tichenor