The Cole Porter Society launched in January 2014 with the mission to ensure future generations know and appreciate the music and unique contribution of Cole Porter to The Great American Songbook.
Cole Porter is an American Treasure.
Born in Peru, Indiana in 1891 of a well-to-do family, he displayed an unusual interest in music and verse. It is said that he inherited his mother’s musicality and his father’s love of poetry. Cole wrote over 800 songs in his lifetime, including “What is This