Robert Cameron Rogers

Poet and magazine contributor Robert Cameron Rogers' text "The Rosary" became a popular song of American composer Ethelbert Nevin. "The Rosary" has also been set to music by many other composers.

Image: Robert Cameron Rogers, The Bookman: An Illustrated Literary Journal, Vol. 1, No. 5, p. 308, June 1895, public domain

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Born in Buffalo, New York, Roberts graduated from Yale in 1883. He wrote a dedicatory ode for the opening of the Buffalo Pan-American Exposition.

–Christie Finn Source: New York Times Obituary

Related Information

Books

The Wind in the Clearing and Other Poems

By Robert Cameron Rogers

For the King and Other Poems

By Robert Cameron Rogers

Songs

Sheet Music

The Rosary

Composer(s): Ethelbert Nevin

Free via IMSLP

The Rosary

Composer(s): Ethelbert Nevin

Buy via Schott

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