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Gallery: The Music of Stephen Foster

The following sheet music is from the Foster Hall Reproductions: Songs, Compositions and Arrangements by Stephen Foster, created in 1933 privately by Josiah Kirby Lilly, founder of the Foster Hall Collection, which is now part of the Center for American Music at the University of Pittsburgh.

Select a song title to view the sheet music, listen to an audio clip of the song, and read the lyrics. You can also print the sheet music and play Stephen Foster's tunes at home.

Lou'siana Belle  Lou'siana Belle
Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)  Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)
Hard Times Come Again No More  Hard Times Come Again No More
Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair  Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair
Beautiful Dreamer  Beautiful Dreamer
That's What's the Matter  That's What's the Matter
The Wife  The Wife


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