Generations -- Baby Boomers (1950--1963), Book 1 (25 Songs That Defined the Times). Arranged by Tom Gerou. For Piano. Piano - Five Finger Collection; Piano Supplemental. Generations. Five Finger. Book. 88 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.34147).
The Generations series chronicles the music that defined 20th-century America. Each book contains 25 of the most-loved songs from iconic performers and songwriters, providing a soundtrack to the life and times of a generation. These arrangements are set in traditional five-finger style, with the melody split between the hands. For performance ease, student parts have no key signatures, dotted quarter notes, triplets, or 16th notes. Optional duet accompaniments are also provided for a fuller, richer musical experience. Lyrics are included. Titles: All I Have to Do Is Dream * Blowin' in the Wind * Blue Moon * Bye Bye Love * Do You Want to Know a Secret? * Earth Angel * I'm Walkin' * It Was a Very Good Year * It's My Party * Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini * James Bond Theme * The Lion Sleeps Tonight * Mack the Knife * Only You (And You Alone) * Puff (The Magic Dragon) * (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock * Runaround Sue * Runaway * Save the Last Dance for Me * Shake, Rattle and Roll * Sixteen Candles * Splish Splash * A Teenager In Love * That's Entertainment * Wipe Out.