100 Years Of Popular Music: 1940s Part 2




100 Years of Popular Music chronicles the greatest music of the last century. This book contains more than 70 songs from the 1940s arranged for piano, voice and guitar, providing a fascinating insight into the music of the era.

Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive: F (c'-eb") - Arlen

Another Openin', Another Show [Kiss Me, Kate]Eb (bb-f"/g") - Porter

Anything You Can Do [Annie Get Your Gun: Annie & Frank]C (c'-d") - Berlin

Be a Clown [Pirate, The]: C (c'-f") - Porter

Beyond the Sea (La Mer): F (c'-e") - Trenet

Bless 'Em All: Bb (d'-c") - Hughes & Lake

Blues in the Night: Bb (bb-f") - Arlen

Boy Next Door,The [Meet Me in St. Louis]: Bb (c'-d") - Martin & Blane

Busy Doin' Nothing [Yankee in King Arthur's court, A]: G (d'-e") - van Heusen

Buttons and Bows [Paleface, The]: F (c'-d") - Livingston & Evans

Chattanooga Choo Choo [Sun Valley Serenade]: C (b-f") - Warren

Choo Choo Ch'boogie: F (c'-f") - Darling, Gabler & Horton

Clopin Clopant: D minor (a-f") - Coquartrix - English & French lyrics

Come Rain or Come Shine [St. Louis Woman]: F (f'-f") - Arlen

Day by Day: G (b-d") - Cahn, Stordahl & Weston

Dear Hearts and Gentle People: F (c'-d") - Fain

Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me (Concerto for Cootie): G (c'-e") - Ellington

Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree [Yokel Boy]: F (d'-d") - Brown, Tobias & Stept

Elmer's Tune: C (d#'-e") - Albrecht, Gallop & Jurgens

Everybody Loves Somebody: F (c'-c") - Lane

Five Minutes More [Sweetheart of Sigma Chi] : C (b-e") - Styne

God Bless the Child: Eb (bb-eb") - Herzog Jr & Holiday

Golden Earrings: C minor (c'-eb") - Young

Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry [Glad to See You]: C (a-d") - Styne

Harlem Nocturne: instrujmental in A minor - Hagen & Rogers

I Can't Begin to Tell You [Dolly Sisters, The]: C (c#'-e") - Monaco

I Could Write a Book [Pal Joey]: C (d'-d") - Rodgers

I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night [Higher & Higher]: Bb (c'-e") - McHugh

I Got a Gal in Kalamazoo [Orchestra Wives]: Eb (eb'-gb") - Warren

I Got it Bad (and That Ain't Good): G (a-f") - Ellington

I Had the Craziest Dream [Springtime in the Rockies]: C (d'-e") - Warren

If I Should Fall in Love Again: Eb (bb-f") - Popplewell

I'm Beginning to See the Light: G (c#'-d") - James, Ellington, Hodges & George

I'm Going to Get Lit-up (When The Lights go up In London): C (b-e") - Gregg

I'm Going to See You Today: Ab (c'-f") - Addinsell

It Can't Be Wrong [Now, Voyager]: G (b-e") - Steiner

It Could Happen To You [And the Angels Sing]: Ab (c#'-eb") - van Heusen

It's a Great Day For the Irish [Little Nellie Kelly]: C (d'-e") - Edens

It's a Pity to Say Goodnight: Bb (a-d") - Reid

It's Been a Long, Long Time: F (c'-eb") - Styne

It's Magic [Romance on the High Seas]: Bb (bb-eb") - Styne

Java Jive: F (c'-f") - Oakland

Just a-sittin' and a-rockin': F (b-e") - Strayhorn & Ellington

Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) [So Dear to my Heart]: C (b-d") - Daniel

London Pride: Eb (bb-eb") - Coward

Mademoiselle de Paris: D (a-d") - Durand - English & French lyrics

Moonlight in Vermont: Eb (bb-eb") - Suessdorf

Nancy (with the Laughing Face): Eb (bb-f") - van Heusen

Nature Boy: E minor (a#-e") - Ahbez

Oh! What it Seemed to Be: Eb (bb-d") - Benjamin, Weiss & Carle

Old Devil Moon [Finian’s Rainbow]: F (c'-e") - Lane

On Green Dolphin Street: C (c#'-d") - Kaper

On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe [Harvey Girls, The]: C (c'-e") - Warren

One For My Baby (and One More For the Road) [Sky's the Limit, The]: Eb (eb'-e") - Arlen

Pedro the Fisherman [Lisbon Story, The]: F (c'-f") - Parr-Davies

Pennsylvania 6-5000: G (d'-d") - Sigman & Gray

Round Midnight: Eb (bb-gb") - Williams & Monk

Route 66: F (c'-eb") - Troup

Skylark: Eb (c'-f") - Carmichael

Skyliner: instrumental in C - Barnet

Someone Rockin' My Dream Boat: Eb (d'-eb") - Rene & Scott

Speak Low [One Touch of Venus]: F (c'-eb") - Weill

Stella by Starlight [Uninvited, The]: C (g-d") - Young

Steppin' Out With My Baby [Easter Parade]: D minor (c'-d") - Berlin

String Of Pearls, A: Eb (eb'-eb") - Gray - harmony line also given

Sunday Kind Of Love, A: F (bb-e") - Belle, Leonard, Rhodes & Prima

Sunday, Monday or Always [Dixie]: D minor (c#'-e") - van Heusen

Swinging on a Star [Going My Way]: Bb (c'-eb") - van Heusen

Take the 'A' Train: Ab (c'-c") - Strayhorn

There Must Be a Way: G (b-b') - Gallop, Saxon & Cook

Things We Did Last Summer, The: G (b-d") - Styne

Tico-tico (Tico-tico No Fubá) [Copacabana]: C (b-f") - Abreu - English & Portuguese lyrics

To Each His Own: Eb (bb-eb") - Livingston & Evans

Too Darn Hot [Kiss Me, Kate]: F minor (c'-f") - Porter

Twilight Time: G (b-e") - Ram, Nevins & Dunn

When April Sings [Spring Parade]: F (c'-e") - Stolz

You Don't Have To Tell Me (I Know): G (b-e") - Leon & Pelosi

You Make Me Feel So Young [Three Little Girls in Blue]: Bb (c#'-f") - Myrow

You Stepped Out of a Dream [Ziegfeld Girl]: C (c'-e") - Brown

You're Breaking My Heart (after Leoncavallo "Mattinata"): C (b-f") - Genaro & Skylar