Charles Wakefield Cadman (Composer)
Born: 24th December 1881, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 30th December 1946, Los Angeles, California, United States
Charles Wakefield Cadman was an American composer. For 40 years he worked closely with Nelle Richmond Eberhart, who wrote most of the texts to his songs, including Four American Indian Songs. She also wrote the librettos for his five operas, two of which were based on Indian themes. He composed in a wide variety of genres.