Stephen Collins Foster (July 4, 1826 – January 13, 1864), known as "the father of
American ... Known for, America's first fully professional songwriter. Notable ...
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Jan 13, 2015 ... He was America's first professional songwriter. He was also the first songwriter to
be unfairly exploited by music publishers. Although his songs ...
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Jul 7, 2012 ... Today, we tell about Stephen Foster, America's first popular professional
songwriter. (MUSIC) SHIRLEY GRIFFITH: You may have heard the old ...
Jan 12, 2015 ... Stephen Foster: 9 Facts on America's First Pop Artist ... Foster was a professional
songwriter before there was such a thing as sound recording ...
Jul 26, 2008 ... America's first professional songwriter ... Stephen Foster, the first important
composer of American popular song. (The following is excerpted ...
Aug 12, 2010 ... Rick Carnes, President, Songwriters Guild of America As President of the ... The
first thing I tell my students is that if they want to be professional ...
May 18, 2015 ... In the first decades of the twentieth century—during the so-called “Tin Pan Alley”
era of ... Although professional songwriters continued to dominate popular music
in the United States during the 1960s and 1970s, the era also ...