9 Jazz Favorites For Rhythm Section: Piano, Bass, & Drumset
Paperback ISBN: 0739075772
The Alfred Jazz EASY Play-Along Series for Rhythm Section goes beyond the other play-alongs. The rhythm section book has written out parts for piano, bass and drumset to show comping suggestions. In addition, each of the nine jazz standards includes the melody and a sample written-out jazz solo for you to listen to, play and practice. The included MP3 disk has a demo track and a play-along track for each tune for piano, bass and drums. The demo track, featuring a pro rhythm section with a horn player, is a learning tool for the melody, piano comping, bass lines, drum parts and improvisation. The play-along track allows each player to practice with the rhythm section as individuals with their part removed from the mix. In addition, the rhythm section parts in the book can be used as small group arrangements. Each jazz standard has specific improvisation tips and suggestions. The written-out comping examples, melody along with the written-out sample solos are all invaluable assets that makes learning how to improvise easier. Nine great tunes=great jazz! Titles: Ain?t Misbehavin? * Blue Train * Impressions * Killer Joe * Jive Samba * Little Sunflower * My Little Suede Shoes * Perdido * Work Song.
2010 Greatest Pop & Rock Hits
Paperback ISBN: 0739070290
From pop gems to hard rockers, these are some of the biggest hits of 2010! More than 200 pages of sheet music capture the year's most memorable songs to play and sing for a lifetime. Titles: 21 Guns (Green Day) * All or Nothing (Theory of a Deadman) * Baby (Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris) * Beautiful World (We're All Here) (Jim Brickman and Adam Crossley) * Cousins (Vampire Weekend) * Crazy Love (Michael Bubl?) * East Jesus Nowhere (Green Day) * Electric Twist (A Fine Frenzy) * Everything to Me (Monica) * For Your Entertainment (Adam Lambert) * Halfway Gone (Lifehouse) * Haven't Met You Yet (Michael Bubl?) * I Belong to You (+Mon C?ur S'Ouvre a Ta Voix) (Muse) * Kissin U (Miranda Cosgrove) * Life After You (Daughtry) * Low Rising (The Swell Season) * Need You Now (Lady Antebellum) * Never Gonna Be Alone (Nickelback) * No Surprise (Daughtry) * Party in the U.S.A. (Miley Cyrus) * Rain (Creed) * Smile (Uncle Kracker) * Temporary Home (Carrie Underwood) * This Is It (Michael Jackson) * This Too Shall Pass (OK Go) * Undo It (Carrie Underwood) * Uprising (Muse) * We Are the World 25: for Haiti (Artists for Haiti) * The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart) * Ryan Bingham * When I Look at You (Miley Cyrus) * Who I Was Born to Be (Susan Boyle) * Wild Horses (Susan Boyle).
Broadway for Two
10 Musical Theatre Duets
Paperback ISBN: 073904477x
Available for the first time in a collection, these 10 contemporary theatre duets include complete background notes about each composer, musical, song, and character featured. A valuable resource for directors planning a Broadway cabaret or review-style performance! Includes: Any Combination: Alone in the Universe (Seussical: The Musical) Male/Female: Forever Yours (Once on This Island) * Love Song (Pippin) * Small Talk (The Pajama Game) * They Were You (The Fantasticks) * Wheels of a Dream (Ragtime) Male/Male: Lily's Eyes (The Secret Garden) * Pretty Women (Sweeney Todd) Female/Female: If Momma Was Married * (Gypsy) * Poor Little Pierrette (The Boy Friend).
Billboard Sheet Music Hits 2000-2010
Paperback ISBN: 0739069683
Play the hits that rocked the Billboard charts from 2000 to 2010! This exclusive sheet music collection features dozens of No. 1 hits and piano-friendly chart singles that are a pleasure to play. Each piano arrangement accurately depicts the original hit recording, with guitar chords, lyrics, and vocal melodies included for fellow music makers to play and sing along. Titles: 21 Guns (Green Day) * Airplanes (B.o.B. featuring Hayley Williams of Paramore) * Apologize (Timbaland featuring OneRepublic) * Bad Day (Daniel Powter) * Be Without You (Mary J. Blige) * Breakaway (Kelly Clarkson) * Complicated (Avril Lavigne) * Crazy (Gnarls Barkley) * Falling Slowly (from Once) (Glen Hansard and Mark?ta Irglov?) * Hanging by a Moment (Lifehouse) *Haven't Met You Yet (Michael Bubl?) * Hey There Delilah (Plain White T's) * Home (Michael Bubl?) * Hot N Cold (Katy Perry) * How to Save a Life (The Fray) * I'm Yours (Jason Mraz) * Love Story (Taylor Swift) * My Immortal (Evanescence) * Need You Now (Lady Antebellum) * New Soul (Yael Na m) * Photograph (Nickelback) * Temporary Home (Carrie Underwood) * Umbrella (Rihanna featuring Jay-Z) * We Are the World 25: for Haiti (Artists for Haiti) * We Belong Together (Mariah Carey) * What Goes Around . . . Comes Around (Justin Timberlake) * When I Look at You (Miley Cyrus) * With Arms Wide Open (Creed) * You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban).
Billboard #1 Gospel Hits
The Greatest Gospel Songs of the Decade: Piano / Vocal / Guitar
Paperback ISBN: 1470626543
Featuring the greatest gospel hits of the decade, this album-matching songbook to Billboard magazine's compilation CD contains 17 songs that have all hit the No. 1 position on Billboard's Gospel charts. Titles: I Smile (Kirk Franklin) * Every Praise (Hezekiah Walker) * I Can Only Imagine (Tamela Mann) * Nobody Greater (VaShawn Mitchell) * I Want to Say Thank You (Lisa Page Brooks feat. Royal Priesthood) * Still Able (James Fortune and FIYA) * I Won't Go Back (William McDowell) * The Gift (Donald Lawrence and Co.) * The Best in Me (Marvin Sapp) * Let the Church Say Amen (Andrae Crouch feat. Marvin Winans) * Awesome (Pastor Charles Jenkins and Fellowship Chicago) * I Feel Good (Fred Hammond) * 1 on 1 (Zacardi Cortez) * It's Not Over (When God Is in It) (Israel and New Breed feat. James Fortune and Jason Nelson) * He Wants It All (Forever JONES) * Live Through It (James Fortune and FIYA) * Amazing (Ricky Dillard and New G).
Easy Latin Standards
9 Jazz Favorites for Rhythm Section: Piano, Bass, & Drum Set)
Paperback ISBN: 0739086669
The Alfred Jazz EASY Play-Along series for Rhythm Section goes beyond the other play-alongs. The rhythm section book has written out parts for piano, bass, and drumset to show comping suggestions. In addition, each of the nine jazz standards includes the melody and a sample written-out jazz solo for you to listen to, play, and practice. The included MP3 disc has a demo track and a play-along track for each tune for piano, bass, and drums. The demo track, featuring a pro rhythm section with a horn player, is a learning tool for the melody, piano comping, bass lines, drum parts, and improvisation. The play-along track allows each player to practice with the rhythm section as individuals with their part removed from the mix. In addition, the rhythm section parts in the book can be used as small group arrangements. Each jazz standard has specific improvisation tips and suggestions. The written out comping examples and melody along with the written out sample solos are all invaluable assets that makes learning how to improvise easier. Nine great tunes=great jazz! Titles: Gentle Rain * Listen Here * Manha de Carnival * Night and Day * Poinciana * Recorda Me * The Shadow of Your Smile * Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise * Star Eyes.
Paperback ISBN: 0634044796
An invaluable collection of lyrics to 200 top Broadway tunes from 109 musicals, including: All at Once You Love Her * All I Ask of You * And All That Jazz * Any Dream Will Do * As Long As He Needs Me * At the End of the Day * Autumn in New York * Bali Ha'i * Bewitched * Cabaret * Castle on a Cloud * Climb Ev'ry Mountain * Comedy Tonight * Don't Rain on My Parade * Everything's Coming up Roses * Hello, Dolly! * I Could Have Danced All Night * I Dreamed a Dream * I Remember It Well * If I Were a Bell * It's the Hard-Knock Life * Let Me Entertain You * Mame * My Funny Valentine * Oklahoma * Seasons of Love * September Song * Seventy Six Trombones * Shall We Dance? * Springtime for Hitler * Summer Nights * Tomorrow * Try to Remember * Unexpected Song * What I Did for Love * With One Look * You'll Never Walk Alone * (I Wonder Why?) You're Just in Love * and more.
2012 Greatest Pop & Rock Hits
Paperback ISBN: 0739089196
From pop gems to dance floor anthems, these are the tunes to play in 2012! This collection of more than 220 pages of sheet music captures the year's most memorable songs to play and sing for a lifetime. The piano/vocal arrangements accurately reflect hit recordings by superstars like Beyonc?, Gavin DeGraw, fun., Selena Gomez & The Scene, Gotye, Andy Grammer, Halestorm, Whitney Houston, Jessie J, Lady Antebellum, Bruno Mars, Christina Perri, Katy Perry, Smash Cast, Young the Giant, and more! Complete lyrics and vocal melodies are included, along with basic chord fingering grids for guitarists. Titles: Best Thing I Never Had (Beyonc?) * The Big Bang Theory (Main Title Theme) (Barenaked Ladies) * Body and Soul (Tony Bennett and Amy Winehouse) * Cough Syrup (Young the Giant) * Domino (Jessie J) * Greatest Love of All (Whitney Houston) * Here's to Us (Halestorm, Glee Cast) * House (Ben Folds Five) * Human Nature (Michael Jackson, Glee Cast) * If I Die Young (The Band Perry) * It Will Rain (Bruno Mars) * Jar of Hearts (Christina Perri) * Just a Kiss (Lady Antebellum) * Keep Your Head Up (Andy Grammer) * Kiss Me Slowly (Parachute) * The Lady Is a Tramp (Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga) * Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) (Katy Perry) * Let Me Be Your Star (Smash Cast) * Love You Like a Love Song (Selena Gomez & The Scene) * Monster (Paramore) * Mr. Know It All (Kelly Clarkson) * Not Over You (Gavin DeGraw) * One Moment in Time (Whitney Houston) * The One That Got Away (Katy Perry) * Price Tag (Jessie J featuring B.o.B.) * Red Solo Cup (Toby Keith, Glee Cast) * Smooth Criminal (Michael Jackson, Glee Cast) * Soldier (Gavin DeGraw) * Somebody That I Used to Know (Gotye featuring Kimbra) * We Are Young (fun.) * When We Stand Together (Nickelback) * Who Says (Selena Gomez & The Scene).
Best Top 40 Songs '50s to '70s
49 Hits from the '50s to '70s: Piano / Vocal / Guitar
Paperback ISBN: 1470627205
Alfred's Best series centers around impeccable piano/vocal/guitar arrangements of the most loved and recognizable songs in modern music. Best Top 40 Songs: 49 Hits from the '50s to '70s highlights tunes from such varied artists as Fats Domino; Simon and Garfunkel; The Beatles; Chicago; Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young; and many more! Titles: 96 Tears (? and the Mysterians) * Ain't That a Shame (Fats Domino) * Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In (The 5th Dimension) * Blinded by the Light (Manfred Mann's Earth Band) * Blue Velvet (Bobby Vinton) * Born to Run (Bruce Springsteen) * Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon and Garfunkel) * Build Me Up Buttercup (The Foundations) * Chain Gang (Sam Cooke) * Colour My World (Chicago) * Dancing in the Moonlight (King Harvest) * Do You Want to Know a Secret (The Beatles) * Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? (Chicago) * Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue (Crystal Gayle) * Easy to Be Hard (from Hair) (Three Dog Night) * Elusive Butterfly (Bob Lind) * The End of the World (Skeeter Davis) * Go Your Own Way (Fleetwood Mac) * Hair (from Hair) (The Cowsills) * Help Me (Joni Mitchell) * Hold Your Head Up (Argent) * I Saw Her Standing There (The Beatles) * If You Leave Me Now (Chicago) * Kind of a Drag (The Buckinghams) * Knock Three Times (Tony Orlando and Dawn) * Leaving on a Jet Plane (Peter, Paul and Mary) * Let's Spend the Night Together (The Rolling Stones) * The Letter (The Box Tops) * Marrakesh Express (Crosby, Stills and Nash) * Mustang Sally (Wilson Pickett) * Our House (Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young) * Pinball Wizard (The Who) * (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones) * Saturday in the Park (Chicago) * Scarborough Fair/Canticle (Simon and Garfunkel) * She Loves You (The Beatles) * Shower the People (James Taylor) * Stand by Your Man (Tammy Wynette) * Sunshine on My Shoulders (John Denver) * Superstar (The Carpenters) * Take Me Home, Country Roads (John Denver) * A Taste of Honey (Herb Albert and the