Guitar, Piano/Keyboard, Vocal - Difficulty: medium
Special Commemorative Edition. Composed by Richard Rodgers. P/V/G Composer Collection. Broadway. Songbook. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics and chord names. 384 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.490422).
Item Number: HL.490422
ISBN 0793500338. 9x12 inches.
Richard Rodgers' contributions to the musical theatre are extraordinary. His career spanned more than 6 decades, and his hits ranged from the silver screens of Hollywood to the bright lights of Broadway. He was the recipient of countless awards, including Pulitzers, Tonys, Oscars, Emmys, and Grammys. He wrote more than 900 published songs and forty Broadway musicals. This selective collection features a preface by his widow, Dorothy Rodgers, an introduction by Stephen Holden and a biography by Bert Fink, and 62 of his classic songs complete with the years and the show which produced it. Features such favorites as: Bewitched * Climb Ev'ry Mountain * Getting to Know You * If I Loved You * Isn't It Romantic * It Might As Well Be Spring * The Lady Is a Tramp * My Funny Valentine * Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' * Some Enchanted Evening * The Sound of Music * The Surrey With the Fringe on Top * You'll Never Walk Alone * and many more.