Bill Collins

Date: 1990 September 05
Length: 100 min.
Call Number: OHC72

Biography

Step-grandson of influential Nashville songwriter and music publisher, Fred Rose. Born April 24, 1932.

Interview Summary

1990 September 5
(1 hour, 40 minutes)
Bill Collins talks about his famous step-grandfather, songwriter and publisher Fred Rose. Discussion includes memories of Rose as a grandfather; Rose and Christian Science; stories from Rose’s childhood and early career; Rose’s later years; Rose the businessman; and comments on Fred Rose the person.