The great American songbook. music and lyrics for 94 standards from the golden age of American song. Vol. 2, The composers :
|Format:||Music Score 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Over 90 more classics from the American repertoire of classics, including: Irving Berlin (Always) * Hoagy Carmichael (Lazy River) * Ira Gershwin (Long Ago (And Far Away)) * Oscar Hammerstein II (Ol' Man River) * Lorenz Hart (Falling in Love with Love) * Arthur Johnston (Pennies from Heaven) * Irving Kahal (Wedding Bells (Are Breaking up That Old Gang of Mine)) * Frank Loesser (Once in Love with Amy) * Irving Mills (Caravan, It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)) * Cole Porter (I Concentrate on You, So in Love) * Richard Rodgers (My Romance, Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin') * Van Heusen/Burke (But Beautiful) * and many more! This keepsake collection also includes photos and bios of each featured composer.
ContentsA lovely way to spend an evening ; Everything I have is yours / Harold Adamson
Always ; They say it's wonderful ; What'll I do? / Irving Berlin
Lazy river ; Rockin' chair ; Small fry / Hoagy Carmichael
Bibbidy-bobbidi-boo (The magic song) ; Candy ; Lili Marlene / Mack David
My lucky star ; My sin ; You're the cream in my coffee / B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown, Ray Henderson
At sundown ; You're driving me crazy! (What did I do?) / Walter Donaldson
Come Sunday ; I got it bad and that ain't good ; Solitude / Duke Ellington
Are you havin' any fun? ; Dear hearts and gentle people ; You brought a new kind of love to me / Sammy Fain
Exactly like you ; I won't dance ; Pick yourself up / Dorothy Fields
Long ago (and far away) ; The man that got away / Ira Gershwin
Don't be that way ; Flying home ; Stompin' at the Savoy / Benny Goodman
Oklahoma ; Ol' man river ; Some enchanted evening / Oscar Hammerstein II
She didn't say yes ; The touch of your hand ; Yesterdays / Otto Harbach
Falling in love with love ; It never entered my mind ; This can't be love / Lorenz Hart
Just one more chance ; My old flame ; Pennies from heaven / Arthur Johnston
(There ought to be a) Moonlight saving time ; Let a smile be your umbrella ; Wedding bells (are breaking up that old gang of mine) / Irving Kahal
Ain't we got fun? ; Guilty ; My buddy / Gus Kahn
The song is you ; Who? ; Why do I love you? / Jerome Kern
As long as I live ; I gotta right to sing the blues ; Ill wind (you're blowin' me no good) / Ted Koehler
I hear music ; If this isn't love ; Old devil moon / Burton Lane
I wish I didn't love you so ; I'll know ; Once in love with Amy / Frank Loesser
Hit the road to Dreamland ; My shining hour ; One for my baby (and one more for the road) / Johnny Mercer
Caravan ; It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing) ; Sophisticated lady / Irving Mills
Cherokee (Indian love song) ; I hadn't anyone till you ; Love is the sweetest thing / Ray Noble
I concentrate on you ; It's de-lovely ; So in love / Cole Porter
If I should lose you ; In love in vain ; Love is just around the corner / Leo Robin
It's easy to remember ; My romance ; Oh, what a beautiful mornin' / Richard Rodgers
Lover, come back to me ; Softly as in a morning sunrise ; Stouthearted men / Sigmund Romberg
By myself ; I see your face before me / Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz
It's been a long, long time ; I've heard that song before ; Three coins in the fountain / Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn
But beautiful ; Imagination ; Moonlight becomes you / Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke
More than you know ; Sometimes I'm happy ; Without a song / Vincent Youmans
I don't stand a ghost of a chance ; Sweet Sue
just you /Victor Young.
Musicals -- Excerpts -- Vocal scores with piano.
Motion picture music -- Excerpts -- Vocal scores with piano.
|Publisher|| Milwaukee, WI :Hal Leonard,2008
For voice and piano, with chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
Biographical notes: p. 6-14.
1 score (375 pages) : portraits ; 31 cm