Stephen Collins Foster (1826-1864)
Last updated: 20.03.18
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The New Penguin Dictionary of Music
, Stephen Foster was a prolific American composer mainly of songs to his own words. He was self-taught and died poor and an alcoholic.
Many of my early struggles with the piano started with Stephen Foster compositions such as
Jeanie with the light brown hair
Stephen Collins Foster
An exhaustive biography by Kathryn Miller Haines.
Doo-Dah : Stephen Foster and the Rise of American Popular Culture
Stephen Foster: American Troubador
Susanna', 'Jeanie', and 'the Old Folks at Home' : The Songs of Stephen C. Foster
William W. Austin
Recorder Sheet Music
Album of Well-Known Songs (American Folk)
Score and Parts.
Arr./Editor: A. Charlton
Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair
Loux Music Publishing Co.