Krauss, Bogguss, Malo Pay Tribute to Stephen Foster

Alison Krauss, Suzy Bogguss and Raul Malo are among the musicians taking part in the tribute album Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster, due Aug. 24. Foster is the songwriter behind standards such as “Camptown Races,” “Oh Susanna” and “Old Folks at Home.” Other artists on the 18-track album include BR549, David Ball, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Yo Yo Ma, Roger McGuinn, Edgar Meyer, Mark O’Connor, Ollabelle, John Prine, Ron Sexsmith, Michelle Shocked and Mavis Staples, among others.