Rose, Wesley

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Music publishing executive. Born February 11, 1918. Died April 26, 1990. Full name: Wesley Herman Rose. Son of songwriter and publisher, Fred Rose. In 1945 he was appointed general manager of Acuff-Rose Publications and in 1954 he became president of the organization. Promoted many notable careers, including Hank Williams, the Everly Brothers, and Roy Orbison. Member, Country Music Hall of Fame.

From the description of Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 August 28; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. 1975 Aug. 28. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58841114

From the description of Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1974 December 10; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. 1974 Dec. 10. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58841116

From the description of Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1984. 1984. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 62297606

From the description of Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 March 12; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. 1975 Mar. 12. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58841115

From the description of Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1985 October 30; interview conducted by John W. Rumble and Bob Pinson. 1985 Oct. 30. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58841315

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referencedIn Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1985 October 30; interview conducted by John W. Rumble and Bob Pinson. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
creatorOf Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1974 December 10; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1974 December 10; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
creatorOf Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1984. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
creatorOf Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 August 28; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 August 28; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
creatorOf Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 March 12; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Whitley, Ray, 1901-1979;. Oral history interview with Ray Whitley and Wesley Rose; 1974 May 13; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1984. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1975 March 12; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Southern Folklife Collection Artist Name File, 1940-2005 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Rose, Wesley;. Oral history interview with Wesley Rose; 1985 October 30; interview conducted by John W. Rumble and Bob Pinson. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
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associatedWith Green, Douglas B.; person
associatedWith Pinson, Bob; person
associatedWith Rose, Wesley. person
associatedWith Rumble, John W.; person
associatedWith Whitley, Ray, 1901-1979; person
associatedWith Williams, Hank, 1923-1953. person
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Sound recording executives and producers--Interviews
Sound recording executives and producers--Biography
Music publishers--Biography
Music publishers--Interviews
Country music--History
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