Definition of Foster, Stephen in English:

Foster, Stephen

proper noun

  • (1826–64), US composer; full name Stephen Collins Foster. He wrote more than 200 songs and, although a Northerner, was best known for songs that purported to capture the Southern plantation spirit, such as “Oh! Susannah” (1848), “Camptown Races” (1850), and “Old Folks at Home” (1851).

Pronunciation

Foster, Stephen

/ˈfɔstər//ˈfôstər/