Explore the music of one half of the legendary songwriting duo of Rogers & Hammerstein with Richard Rodgers sheet music and songbooks at Musicroom
Richard Rodgers was an American composer who over the course of his career wrote almost 1,000 songs and penned the music for numerous hit Broadway musicals and other theatre productions.
He is perhaps best known for his collaborations with the lyricists Oscar Hammerstein II, working under the name of Rodgers & Hammerstein, and Lorenz Hart. The list of shows he wrote music for reads like a what’s what of Broadway’s most classic productions: Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King And I and The Sound Of Fair were all products of his work with Hammerstein. With Hart, Richard Rodgers penned the music for over 30 musicals.
His 1945 composition You’ll Never Walk Alone has transcended the stage and even become of the most popular songs to be sung by football fans, especially of Liverpool FC and Celtic FC.