Sarah's Encores by Sarah Walker. For Piano/Vocal. Music Sales America. Christmas. 56 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV170342. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14028809).
ISBN 0853604509. Christmas. 8.25x11.75 inches.
A collection of humorous and nostalgic songs with which Sarah Walker and Roger Vignoles have regaled audiences from time to time with enormous success. Two by Jeremy Nicholas and a very rare one by Michael Flanders and Donald Swann are here published for the first time. Singers will welcome the opportunity to acquire such a witty selection in one volume. Includes 8 songs: Ages Ago • Paris in New York • There Are Fairies at the Bottom of Our Garden • Usherette's Blues • and more.
Location: from Washington, DC
July 11, 2008
Music as good as ever, new cover disappointing
This is a marvelous book - contains fabulous comic pieces, some of which can't be found anywhere else. I enjoy singing them myself, and working on them with my students.(If the pieces are to be sung for an audition, there should be a VERY capable pianist available - most are...
21 of 34 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Rotorua New Zealand
April 23, 2008
Caveats for compilation albums
I wanted the scores for several songs on Sarah Walker and Roger Vignoles cd 'Blah Blah Blah and other trifles" and was disappointed that this book has only about half of them. It's because she does not have the rights to all the songs I think. (Blah Blah Blah is...
20 of 35 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Norway