Richard Rodgers  (1902-1979)
Last updated: 07.04.21
According to the Internet source given below, Richard Charles Rodgers was an American composer, known largely for his work in musical theater. With 43 Broadway musicals and over 900 songs to his credit, Rodgers was one of the most significant American composers of the 20th century, and his compositions had a significant impact on popular music.
He is best known for his song writing partnerships with the lyricists Lorenz Hart and Oscar Hammerstein II, His collaborations with Hammerstein, in particular, are celebrated for bringing the Broadway musical to a new maturity by telling stories that were focused around characters and drama rather than the light-hearted entertainment that the genre was known for beforehand.
Rodgers was the first person to win what are considered the top American entertainment awards in television, recording, movies and Broadway, an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony Award, now known collectively as an EGOT. In addition, he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize, making him one of only two people to receive all five awards (Marvin Hamlisch is the other).

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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 142 works by Richard Rodgers (1902-1979). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Any Old Place With You 1919 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bye and Bye 1925 Lorenz Hart (words)
Circus on Parade, The 1925 Lorenz Hart (words)
Here in My Arms 1925 Lorenz Hart (words)
Arr. by May Singhi Breen
Manhattan 1925 Lorenz Hart (words)
Dinah Shore (sung by)
Tony Martin (sung by)
Sentimental Me 1925 Lorenz Hart (words)
Blue Room, The 1926 Lorenz Hart (words)
Arr. by May Singhi Breen
Girl Friend, The 1926 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Mountain Greenery 1926 Lorenz Hart (words)
Where's That Rainbow? 1926 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Feel at Home With You 1927 Lorenz Hart (words)
Little Birdie Told Me, A 1927 Lorenz Hart (words)
My Heart Stood Still 1927 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Thou Swell 1927 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Tree in the Park, A 1927 Lorenz Hart (words)
Do I Hear You Saying ''I Love You''? 1928 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Must Love You 1928 Lorenz Hart (words)
Kiss For Cinderella, A 1928 Lorenz Hart (words)
You Took Advantage of Me 1928 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Can Do Wonders With You 1929 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ship Without a Sail, A 1929 Lorenz Hart (words)
Why Do You Suppose? 1929 Lorenz Hart (words)
With a Song in My Heart 1929 Lorenz Hart (words)
Yours Sincerely 1929 Lorenz Hart (words)
Dancing on the Ceiling 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Fred Martin (sung by)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Don't Tell Your Folks 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Send For Me 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ten Cents a Dance 1930
I Want a Man 1931 Lorenz Hart (words)
Arr. by S. M. Zoltai
I've Got Five Dollars 1931 Lorenz Hart (words)
Arr. by S. M. Zoltai
Give Her a Kiss 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Isn't It Romantic? 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (sung by)
Love Me To-Night 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (sung by)
Mimi 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (sung by)
Lover 1933 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
You Are Too Beautiful 1933 Lorenz Hart (words)
Blue Moon 1934 Lorenz Hart (words)
Belle Baker (sung by)
Ted Fiorito (sung by)
That's Love (w&m) 1934 Lorenz Hart (co-author)
Anna Stein (sung by)
Down by the River 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (sung by)
Joan Bennett (sung by)
It's Easy to Remember 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (sung by)
Little Girl Blue 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Most Beautiful Girl in the World, The 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
My Romance 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Soon 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (sung by)
Glad to Be Unhappy 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)
It's Got to Be Love 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)
On Your Toes 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (w&m) 1936  wvicon.gif
There's a Small Hotel 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Babes in Arms 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Have You Met Miss Jones? 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Wish I Were in Love Again 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
I'd Rather Be Right 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
Johnny One Note 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
Lady Is a Tramp, The 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
My Funny Valentine 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Where or When 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)
Did You Ever Get Stung? 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
Falling in Love With Love 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
How Can You Forget? 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
How to Win Friends and Influence People 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Married an Angel 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
Sing For Your Supper 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
Spring Is Here 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
There's a Boy in Harlem 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
This Can't Be Love 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
All Dressed Up 1939 Lorenz Hart (words)
Give It Back to the Indians 1939 Lorenz Hart (words)
Good Morning 1939 Lorenz Hart (words)
I Didn't Know What Time It Was 1939 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Love Never Went to College 1939 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ev'ry Sunday Afternoon 1940 Lorenz Hart (words)
From Another World 1940 Lorenz Hart (words)
It Never Entered My Mind 1940 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bewitched 1941 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
I Could Write a Book 1941 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bombardier Song, The 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Ev'rything I've Got 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)
Wait Till You See Her 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)
Can't You Do a Friend a Favor 1943 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Farmer and the Cowman, The 1943 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Many a New Day 1943 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' 1943 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Oklahoma! 1943 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)  wvicon.gif
People Will Say We're in Love 1943 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)  wvicon.gif
Surrey With the Fringe on Top, The 1943 Richard Rodgers (words)  wvicon.gif
To Keep My Love Alive 1944 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
All I Owe Ioway 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
If I Loved You 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Isn't It Kinda Fun 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
It Might As Well Be Spring 1945 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
It's a Grand Night For Singing 1945 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
June Is Bustin' Out All Over 1945 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
That's For Me 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
What's the Use of Wond'rin'? 1945 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
You'll Never Walk Alone - 1945 1945 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Come Home 1947 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Fellow Needs a Girl, A 1947 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Gentleman Is a Dope, The 1947 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
So Far 1947 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
You Are Never Away 1947 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Bali Ha'i 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Cock - Eyed Optimist, A 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Dites - Moi 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Happy Talk 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Honey Bun 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Some Enchanted Evening 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
There Is Nothin' Like a Dame 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
This Nearly Was Mine 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Wonderful Guy, A 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Younger Than Springtime 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Getting to Know You 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Hello, Young Lovers 1951 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
I Have Dreamed 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
I Whistle a Happy Tune 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
March of the Siamese Children 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Something Wonderful 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
We Kiss in a Shadow 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Keep It Gay 1953 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
No Other Love 1953 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
All at Once You Love Her 1955 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Everybody's Got a Home 1955 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
You'll Never Walk Alone 1956 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
You'll Never Walk Alone - Song 1956 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Do I Love You 1957 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
I Enjoy Being a Girl 1958 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
You Are Beautiful 1958 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Climb Ev'ry Mountain 1959 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Do-Re-Mi 1959 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Edelweiss 1959 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
My Favorite Things 1959 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Eager Beaver 1962
Maine 1962 Arr. by Howard Cable
Our State Fair 1962 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Sweetest Sounds (w&m) 1962  wvicon.gif
Do I Hear a Waltz? 1965 Stephen Sondheim (words)
Moon in My Window 1965 Stephen Sondheim (words)
Old Man, An 1970 Martin Charnin (words)
Impossible ? Oscar Hammerstein (words)
In My Own Little Corner ? Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Like Ordinary People Do ? Lorenz Hart (words)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Blue Moon (1934) 2:52 Belle Baker R. Rodgers 
youtube15.jpg Blue Moon 3:17 Ella Fitzgerald R. Rodgers  Blue Moon