15 Arrangements of American Classics for Two Pianos, Four Hands
Piano - Intermediate; Late Intermediate
Selections by George and Ira Gershwin, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Scott Joplin, Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern and more. Arranged by Jim Lyke, Geoff Haydon, Don Heitler, and John Arpin. This edition: 2 copies required. Duet or Duo; Masterworks; Piano Duo (2 Pianos, 4 Hands). Alfred's Classic Editions. Book. 128 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.32432).
Item Number: AP.32432
The 15 American classics in this collection have been masterfully arranged for two pianos, four hands. Titles: Ain't Misbehavin' (Fats Waller) * Alexander's Ragtime Band (Irving Berlin) * America, the Beautiful (Katherine Lee Bates and Samuel A. Ward) * By Strauss (George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin) * The Easy Winners (Scott Joplin) * Everybody's Doing It Now (Irving Berlin) * Gladiolus Rag (Scott Joplin) * I Want to be Happy (Vincent Youmans) * Look for the Silver Lining (Jerome Kern) * Medley: Yankee Doodle Boy; Over There; You're a Grand Old Flag (George M. Cohan) * Nobody But You (George Gershwin) * Pineapple Rag (Scott Joplin) * Solace (Scott Joplin) * Swanee (George Gershwin) * When the Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves for Alabam' (Irving Berlin). 128 pages. "Ain't Misbehavin' ," "Alexander's Ragtime Band," "America, the Beautiful," "By Strauss," "The Easy Winners," "Gladiolus Rag," "Look for the Silver Lining," "Patriotic Cohan (A Medley)," "Solace," and "Swanee" are Federation Festivals 2014-2016 selections.
List/syllabus: Federation Festivals 2014-2016.
- The Easy Winners Composed by Scott Joplin
- Solace -- A Mexican Serenade Composed by Scott Joplin
- When The Midnight Choo Choo Leaves For Alabam' Composed by Irving Berlin
- Everybody's Doing It Now Composed by Irving Berlin
- Alexander's Ragtime Band Composed by Irving Berlin
- Swanee Composed by George Gershwin;Lyrics by Irving Caesar
- Nobody but You (from "La La Lucille") Composed by George Gershwin;Lyrics by Buddy DeSylva; Arthur Jackson
- Pineapple Rag Composed by Scott Joplin
- I Want to Be Happy Composed by Vincent Youmans;Lyrics by Irving Caesar
- By Strauss (from "The Show Is On") Composed by George Gershwin;Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
- Ain't Misbehavin' (from "Ain't Misbehavin'") Composed by Fats Waller; Harry Brooks;Lyrics by Andy Razaf
- Look for the Silver Lining Composed by Buddy DeSylva; Jerome Kern
- Patriotic Cohan, a Medley Composed by George M. Cohan
- Gladiolous Rag Composed by Scott Joplin
- America The Beautiful Composed by Samuel Ward;Lyrics by Katherine L. Bates