Skip to product information
1 of 1

100 Years Of Popular Music: 1950s Part 1

100 Years Of Popular Music: 1950s Part 1

Product code: 533477
Regular price £22.00 GBP
Regular price Sale price £22.00 GBP
Sale Sold out


100 Years Of Popular Music chronicles the greatest music of the 20th century. This book contains more than 70 songs from the 1950s in their original versions for voice + piano accompaniment and guitar chords, providing a fascinating insight into the music of the era.

All the Way [Joker is Wild, The]: Eb (bb-d") - van Heusen

April in Portugal (Coimbra / Whispering Serenade, The): C (b-e") - Ferrão

Around the World [Around the World in 80 Days]: C (b-e") - Young

Auf WiedersehÕn Sweetheart (Auf wiedersehen, auf wiedersehen): C (c'-d") - Storch

Autumn Concerto (And That Reminds Me): G (d'-e") - Bargoni

Autumn Leaves / Les Feuilles mortes [Les Portes de la Nuit]: E minor (b-e") - Kosma - English & French lyrics

Book, The: Eb (c'-eb") - Gotwald

Busy Line: F (c'-d") - Semos & Stanton

Bye Bye Love: F (c'-c") - Bryant

C'est Si Bon / It's So Good: G (a-d") - Betti - English & French lyrics

Cara Mia: G (c'-d") - Trapani & Lange

Catch a Falling Star: C (g-g") - Vance & Pokriss - harmony part given for chorus

Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White (Cerisiers Roses et Pommiers Blancs): Eb (bb-eb") - Louiguy

Cry: Bb (c'-eb") - Kohlman

Cry Me a River: C minor (c'-d") - Hamilton

Crying in the Chapel: C (a-e") - Glenn

Day the Rains Came, The / Le Jour où la Pluie Viendra: Eb (d'-eb") - Becaud - English & French lyrics

Diana: Eb (d'-eb") - Anka

Dream Lover: C (g'-f") - Darin

Fever: C (g-a') - Davenport & Cooley

Freight Train: Eb (c'-eb") - James, Williams & Cotton

Friends and Neighbours: F (c'-d") - Scott & Lockyer

From a Jack to a King: Bb (a-d") - Miller

Gigi [Gigi: Gaston]: C (g-c") - Loewe

Green Door, The: Bb (d'-d") - Davie

Handful of Songs, A: (bb-eb") - Bart, Pratt & Steele

Here in my Heart: Bb (d'-d") - Genaro, Levinson & Borelli

High Hopes [Hole in the Head, A]: F (f-d") - van Heusen

How Lucky You Are: C (c'-e") - Cassen

How Wonderful To Know (Anema e Core): G (d'-d") - D'Esposito

I Could Have Danced All Night [My Fair Lady: Eliza]: C (b-g") - Loewe

I Wanna Be Around: C (d'-f") - Mercer & Vimmerstedt

If You Go Away (Ne Me Quitte Pas): C (g#-e") - Brel

If You Love Me / Hymne a L'Amour: G (b-d") - Monnot - English & French lyrics

In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning: C (c'-d") - Mann

It Doesn't Matter Anymore: G (d'-d") - Anka

It's Only Make Believe: Bb (bb-f") - Twitty & Nance

Just in Time [Bells are Ringing]: Bb (c#'-d") - Styne

La Bamba: C (g'-f") trad. arr. Valens - Spanish lyrics only

Let Me Go, Lover!: C (c'-d") - Carson

Living Doll: C (c'-e") - Bart

Little White Bull [Tommy the Toreador]: C (d'-d") - Pratt, Bart & Bennett

Love is a Many Splendoured Thing: Eb (c'-eb") - Fain

Love Me Tender: G (d'-c") - Matson & Presley

Loving You: F (c'-d") - Lieber & Stoller

May You Always: G (b-d") - Markes & Charles

More Than Ever / Come Prima: Bb (d'-d") - di Paola - English & Italian lyrics

Mr. Wonderful: C (b-e") - Bock, Holofcener & Weiss

My Heart Cries for You (after "La jardini�re du Roi"): Bb (a-d") - Sigman & Faith

My Love and Devotion: Bb (bb-eb") - Carson

My One and Only Love: C (g-d") - Wood

Oh My Papa (Oh Mein Papa) [Schwarze Hecht, Der / Feuerwerk: G (a-d") - Burkhard

On the Street Where You Live [My Fair Lady: Freddy]: Bb (bb-e") - Loewe

Only Sixteen: F (d'-d") - Campbell

Only You (And You Alone): Ab (c'-d") - Ram & Rand

Out of Town [Charley Moon]: G (c'-d") - Bricusse & Beaumont

Passing Strangers: Eb (bb-d") - Mann & Mitchell

Raining in my Heart: G (d'-b') - Bryant

Remember You're Mine: G (b-e") - Mann & Lowe

Return to Me / Ritorna a me: F (c'-e") - di Minno - English & Italian lyrics

Secret Love [Calamity Jane]: Eb (bb-eb") - Fain

Shoemaker's Serenade, The: F (c'-d") - Lubin & Lisbona

Singing the Blues: F (d'-f") - Endsley

Soft Shoe Song ( Dance My Darlin' Used to Do, The): G (b-d") - Jordan

Somewhere along the Way: Eb (c'-eb") - Adams & Gallop

Story of my Life, The: C (c'-e") - Bacharach

Story of Tina, The (Dia Prasina Matia): C (a-c") - Katrivanou

Strollin' [Gang Show]: F (c'-d") - Reader

Sugartime: F (c'-c") - Philips & Echols

Teenager in Love, A: C (c'-c") - Pomus & Shuman

Tell Me Why: Bb (bb-d") - Gold

Travellin' Light: C (b-e") - Tepper & Bennett

True Love [High Society]: G (c'-c") - Porter

True Love Ways: Bb (a-eb") - Petty & Holly

Venus in Blue Jeans: C (b-d") - Greenfield & Keller

Volare: Bb (c'-d") - Modugno - English & Italian lyrics

When I Fall in Love [One Minute to Zero]: Eb (bb-c") - Young

White Sports Coat, A (and a Pink Carnation): C (c'-c") - Robbins

With These Hands: C (b-d") - Silver

Young and Foolish [Plain & Fancy]: D (c'-e") - Hague

View full details