Charles Strouse Lyrics(1-1 of 1 song lyrics)Selected popular Charles Strouse song of Monday, September 21 2020 is "We'd Like To Thank You, Herbert Hoover".
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(born June 7, 1928) is a three-time Tony Award-winning American composer and lyricist.Strouse was born and raised in New York City, the son of Ira and Ethel (Newman) Strouse. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Strouse studied under David Diamond, Aaron Copland and Nadia Boulanger.Strouse's first Broadway musical was the 1960 hit Bye Bye Birdie, with lyrics by Lee Adams, who would become his long time collaborator. Strouse won his first Tony Award for best score for this musical, which is considered the precursor of the rock musical. Strouse's next show, All American, with a book by Mel Brooks and lyrics by Adams, came in 1962 and produced the standard “Once Upon a Time” (recorded by Frank Sinatra, To... read more