Peter Cooper Joins Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum As Museum Editor
October 14, 2014 at 10:18 AM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM (CMHOF) has tapped PETER COOPER as Museum Editor, effective MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10th.
COOPER will leave his longtime post as a music columnist for THE TENNESSEAN effective FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7th. He has been with the publication since 2000 and has since chronicled the lives and careers of GEORGE JONES, TAYLOR SWIFT, and many others. COOPER himself is a GRAMMY-nominated producer as well as a singer-songwriter. He also serves as a senior lecturer at VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY's BLAIR SCHOOL OF MUSIC where he teaches a course in the "HISTORY OF COUNTRY MUSIC."
THE TENNESSEAN is currently planning for COOPER's replacement and is in talks for a potential content-sharing partnership program with CMHOF.