Future Inductees


The 2020 Songbook Celebration Hall of Fame will take place virtually.

Join us in September for two weeks honoring the two legendary contributors to the Great American Songbook, Peggy Lee and Meredith Willson. Stay tuned for live premieres with Michael Feinstein, international musicologists, Songbook Academy alums and more!


● Peggy Lee Week - Thursday, September 10-12, 2020

● Meredith Willson Week - Thursday, September 17-19, 2020



Meredith Willson (1902-1984) was an American flautist, composer, conductor, musical arranger, bandleader, playwright & author. Full bio coming soon. Learn more about Meredith by visiting our Meredith Willson Digital Collection here. Or join the celebration by loaning our Meredith Willson traveling exhibit to display in your lobby, local school, library or community center. The exhibit is available at no cost (*excluding shipping fees). Learn more here.



Peggy Lee (1920-2002) was an American jazz and popular music singer, songwriter, composer, and actress. Full bio coming soon. Learn more about Peggy Lee at peggylee.com.