French Songs for Accordion by Various. For Accordion. Accordion. Softcover. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.311498).
ISBN 1423435907. 9x12 inches.
A très magnifique collection of 17 French standards arranged for the accordion. Includes: Autumn Leaves • Beyond the Sea • C'est Magnifique • I Love Paris • La Marseillaise • Let It Be Me (Je T'appartiens) • A Man and a Woman (Un Homme Et Une Femme) • Under Paris Skies • Watch What Happens • What Now My Love • and more.
Location: from Hull UK
February 20, 2013
An accordionist friend said to me that I must concentrate on French accordion music. This book hit the spot exactly. The pieces are all hummable, not too difficult, and harmonically sufficiently interesting for the amateur. A great little book!
5 of 11 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Homosassa, Floria
September 4, 2012
French Songs For Accordion
I have the German, Irish and Italian Song Books but this is the best one of them all. Wish there was some way to condense the songs onto two pages so you did'nt have to turn pages or at best only turn once. Otherwise, the selections are great and the...
10 of 18 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Tavistock, United Kingdom
June 16, 2012
French Songs for Accordion
I love the arrangements except i find it difficult to change over to the next page. It would have been possible to condense any song just to 2 pages each. Hopefully you take note for future arrangements. Most Manuscript Books have 12 stave pages.
12 of 24 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Revere, MA
February 25, 2012
Enjoying this Book
The Melody is easy to follow. The Bass includes some interesting button movement. This book provided me with exactly what I was looking for; "French Songs for Accordion". This is all new music to me but includes the sound I wanted to hear. There is room to enhance the music...
20 of 32 people found this review helpful.