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Songwriter Session: Pat Alger and Tony Arata  

Presented by Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville TN

Jul 31 2021
Songwriter Session: Pat Alger and Tony Arata  

This event is presented in celebration of The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour’s Nashville show at Nissan Stadium, occurring the same evening.

Pat Alger wrote the Country Music Hall of Fame member Garth Brooks’ hits “That Summer,” “The Thunder Rolls,” “Unanswered Prayers” and “What She’s Doing Now.” He also penned “Like We Never Had a Broken Heart” (Trisha Yearwood), “Small Town Saturday Night” (Hal Ketchum) and songs for Mickey Gilley, Dolly Parton, Brenda Lee and the Everly Brothers.

Tony Arata wrote Brooks’ songs ”The Change,” ”The Dance” and “Why I Ain’t Running.” Arata also wrote ”Dreaming with My Eyes Open” (Clay Walker), “Here I Am” (Patty Loveless), “I’m Holding My Own” (Lee Roy Parnell) and songs recorded by Emmylou Harris, Reba McEntire, Tanya Tucker and Trisha Yearwood.

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Included with museum admission. 
Program ticket required. 
$25.95/Adults (13+)
$23.95/Seniors (60+), Students and AAA Members
$15.95/Youth (Ages 6-12)
Free Admission/Children 5 and Under and Members

Contact: (615) 416-2001

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222 Fifth Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
(Neighborhood: Downtown)

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