Music and Lyrics for Over 100 Standards from the Golden Age of American Song. Composed by Various. P/V/C. A comprehensive collection of standards from the greatest American composers. Songbook (softcover). With vocal melody, lyrics, piano accompaniment, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, photos and composer biographies. 320 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.311365).
Item Number: HL.311365
ISBN 1423419545. 9x12 inches.
From Berlin to Gershwin to Carmichael to Cahn, this folio features a comprehensive collection of standards from the greatest American composers, along with photos and bios of these masters of song.Romance, heartbreak, optimism, melancholy, or just a lovely autumn day - it's all been captured by American songwriters. A generation of the country's finest songwriters captured universal feelings and experiences in such an infectious combination of words and music that their songs have never disappeared. Show tunes, pop hits and songs written for films, these treasured classics speak to Americans of every generation.