The Louis Prima Songbook by Louis Prima. For Piano/Vocal/Guitar. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook. Vocal Standards and Swing. Difficulty: medium. Songbook. Vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.306274).
ISBN 0634002872. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. Vocal Standards and Swing. 9x12 inches.
15 of this legendary bandleader's best, featuring his huge hit 'Jump, Jive an' Wail,' which has become the unofficial anthem of the 1990s swing revival. Also includes: Baby, Won't You Please Come Home * I've Got the World on a String * I've Got You Under My Skin * Just a Gigolo * Pennies from Heaven * Sing, Sing, Sing * That Old Black Magic * and more.
Location: from ney jersey
April 29, 2011
could be better
I play upright bass. And playing along with CD's of my favorite music is a blast. Most of the swing, jump blues and roots music I play I can figure the changes and play by ear. Louis Prima does some difficult, for me, songs and I thought the songbook would...
14 of 27 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Long Island
March 21, 2006
Louis Prima is tuff to transcribe!!!!
I took a shot and bought this book even though there were no reviews present. It was definately worth the money. Louis prima does a lot of improvising with the lyrics, and it is tuff to play that in the melody, it kinda sounds strange so you'll have to trim...
18 of 35 people found this review helpful.