Richard Rodgers  (1902-1979)
Last updated: 11.10.21
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 160 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 (perf. by)
Tony Martin (perf. by)
Joe Bushkin (perf. 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)  wvicon.gif
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 (perf. by)
Dear! Dear! 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Don't Tell Your Folks 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
He Dances on My Ceiling 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ed Wynn (perf. by)
I Still Believe in You 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ed Wynn (perf. by)
If I Give in to You 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
In the Cool of the Evening 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
No Place But Home 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Send For Me 1930 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ed Wynn (perf. by)
Ten Cents a Dance 1930 Ed Wynn (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
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
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Give Her a Kiss 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Isn't It Romantic? 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf. by)
Love Me To-Night 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf. by)
Mimi 1932 Lorenz Hart (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf. by)
Lover 1933 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
You Are Too Beautiful 1933 Lorenz Hart (words)
Blue Moon 1934 Lorenz Hart (words)
Belle Baker (perf. by)
Ted Fiorito (perf. by)
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That's Love (w&m) 1934 Lorenz Hart (co-author)
Anna Stein (perf. by)
Down by the River 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (perf. by)
Joan Bennett (perf. by)
It's Easy to Remember 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (perf. by)
Little Girl Blue 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Most Beautiful Girl in the World, The 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
My Romance 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Over and Over Again 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Soon 1935 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bing Crosby (perf. by)
Glad to Be Unhappy 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)
It's Got to Be Love 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
On Your Toes 1936 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
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)
Have You Met Miss Jones? 1937 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
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)  wvicon.gif
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)  wvicon.gif
Did You Ever Get Stung? 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
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)  wvicon.gif
Shortest Day of the Year, The 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Sing For Your Supper 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Spring Is Here 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
There's a Boy in Harlem 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)
This Can't Be Love 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Twinkle in Your Eye, A 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
You Have Cast Your Shadow on the Sea 1938 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
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
I Like to Recognize the Tune 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)
Jack Haley (perf. by)
Martha Eggert (perf. by)
Shirley Ross (perf. by)
Leif Erickson (perf. by)
Lee Dixon (perf. by)
I Could Write a Book 1940 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
It Never Entered My Mind 1940 Lorenz Hart (words)
Bewitched 1941 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Bombardier Song, The 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)  wvicon.gif
Careless Rhapsody 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ray Bolger (perf. by)
Ev'rything I've Got 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ray Bolger (perf. by)
Nobody's Heart 1942 Lorenz Hart (words)
Ray Bolger (perf. by)
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
I Cain't Say No 1943 Oscar Hammerstein nd (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
Out of My Dreams 1943 Oscar Hammerstein nd (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 Again 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Gordon Mac Rae (perf. by)
Shirley Jones (perf. by)
Cameron Mitchell (perf. by)
Isn't It Kinda Fun 1945 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
It Might As Well Be Spring 1945 Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (words)
Jeanne Crain (perf. by)
Dick Haymes (perf. by)
Vivian Blaine (perf. by)
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
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Mister Snow 1945 Oscar Hammerstein nd (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
You Are Never Away 1947 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Bali Ha'i 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Cock-Eyed Optimist, A 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Dites-Moi 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Happy Talk 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Honey Bun 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Some Enchanted Evening 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
There Is Nothin' Like a Dame 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
This Nearly Was Mine 1949 Oscar Hammerstein II (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Wonderful Guy, A 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Younger Than Springtime 1949 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Mary Martin (perf. by)
Ezio Pinza (perf. by)
Getting to Know You 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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 Siamese Children, The 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
My Lord and Master 1951 Oscar Hammerstein nd (words)  wvicon.gif
Shall We Dance? 1951 Oscar Hammerstein nd (words)
Gertrude Laurence (perf. by)
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
Do I Love You 1957 Oscar Hammerstein (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
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 3:17 Ella Fitzgerald R. Rodgers  Blue Moon
youtube15.jpg Blue Moon (1934) 2:52 Belle Baker R. Rodgers