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Billie Holiday Anthology

Lady Day Had a Right to Sing the Blues

By Billie Holiday

Piano/Vocal/Guitar - Difficulty: medium
Lady Day Had a Right to Sing the Blues. By Billie Holiday. Creative Concepts Publishing. Standards and Blues. Songbook. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, introductory text and black & white photos. 160 pages. Creative Concepts #071019. Published by Creative Concepts (HL.315035).

Item Number: HL.315035

ISBN 1569220085. 9x12 inches.

A great collection of 43 favorites, complete with a bio by renowned critic Leonard Feather and photos of the incomparable Lady Day. Songs include Ain't Misbehavin', The Birth of the Blues, Stormy Weather and more.

  • Ain't Misbehavin'  Composed by Andy Razaf, 'Fats' Waller, C Major
  • Guilty  Composed by Gus Kahn, Harry Akst, Bb Major
  • I'm A Fool To Want You  Composed by Jack Wolf, Joel Herron, B Minor
  • That Ole Devil Called Love  Composed by Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts, Eb Major
  • Crazy He Calls Me  Composed by Bob Russell, Carl Sigman
  • All Of Me  Composed by Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks, C Major
  • I'll Be Around  Composed by Alec Wilder, C Major
  • Baby, Get Lost  Composed by Leonard Feather, F Major
  • You're My Thrill  Composed by Sidney Clare, Jay Gorney, D Minor
  • Maybe You'll Be There  Composed by Sammy Gallop, Rube Bloom, Eb Major
  • Baby, Won't You Please Come Home  Composed by Charles Warfield, Clarence Williams, G Major
  • The Birth Of The Blues  Composed by B.G. DeSylva, Ray Henderson, C Major
  • (They Call It) Stormy Monday (Stormy Monday Blues)  Chord names only, Composed by 'T-Bone' Walker, G Major
  • Do It Again  Composed by B.G. DeSylva, George Gerswhin, F Major
  • Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me  Composed by Bob Russell, Duke Ellington, G Major
  • Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans  Composed by Eddie DeLange, Louis Alter, C Major
  • Don't Take Your Love From Me  Composed by Henry Nemo, C Major
  • Find Out What They Like And How They Like It  Composed by Andy Razaf, 'Fats' Waller, C Major
  • For All We Know  Composed by Sam M. Lewis, J.Fred Coots, Eb Major
  • I Can't Give You Anything But Love  Composed by Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh, G Major
  • I Cried For You  Composed by Arthur Freed, Gus Arnheim, F Major
  • I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good  Composed by Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster, G Major
  • I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)  Composed by Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert, C Major
  • I've Got The World On A String  Composed by Ted Koehler,Harold Arlen, F Major
  • It Had To Be You  Composed by Gus Kahn,Isham Jones, G Major
  • The Joint Is Jumpin'  Composed by Andy Razaf, 'Fats' Waller, Bb Major
  • Mean To Me  Composed by Fred E. Ahlert, Roy Turk
  • Midnight Sun  Composed by Johnny Mercer, Sonny Burke, C Major
  • No More  No chord names, Composed by Bob Russell, Tutti Camarata, Eb Major
  • Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out  Composed by Jimmie Cox, D Major
  • When It's Sleepy Time Down South  Composed by Leon Rene, Otis Rene, C Major
  • St. Louis Blues  Composed by W.C. Handy, Leonard Moss
  • Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin' All the Time)  Composed by Ted Koehler,Harold Arlen, G Major
  • Tain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do  Composed by Porter Grainger, Everett Robbins, Bb Major
  • Teach Me Tonight  Composed by Sammy Cahn, Gene De Paul, Eb Major
  • There'll Be Some Changes Made  Composed by Billy Higgins, W. Benton Overstreet, Bb Major
  • Travelin' Light  Composed by Sidney Clare, Harry Askt, F Major
  • It Will Have To Do Until The Real Thing Comes Along  Composed by Mann Holiner, Alberta Nichols, Eb Major
  • What's New?  Composed by Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart, G Major
  • When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiles With You)  Composed by Mark Fisher, Joe Goodwin, Bb Major
  • You Better Go Now  Composed by 'Bix' Reichner, Robert Graham
  • We'll Be Together Again  Composed by Frankie Lane, Carl Fischer, C Major
  • (I'm Afraid) The Masquerade Is Over  Composed by Herb Magidson, Allie Wrubel, Eb Major
  • I'm The Lonesomest Gal In Town  Composed by Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer, F Major
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

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  • 2008-07-26 00:00:00.0 Beautiful selection.

    This was a really beautiful mix of some of the usual Billie songs and some lesser known.

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  • 5

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  • 2007-06-02 00:00:00.0 A true gem.

    This is a collection of almost 100% standards. It's a fun group of songs with excelent notation. A must have.

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