Comedy Songs From Broadway Musicals
Guitar, Piano/Keyboard, Vocal - Difficulty: medium
Composed by Various. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook. Broadway. Songbook. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams and introductory text. 80 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.359489).
Item Number: HL.359489
ISBN 0881888575. 9x12 inches.
17 humorous songs made famous in such fantastic Broadway shows as Guys and Dolls, Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Bye Bye Birdie, Show Boat, and more! Also includes an introduction by noted Broadway historian Stanley Green, as well as a brief narrative on each song.
- Adelaide's Lament From "Guys and Dolls", Composed by Frank Loesser, F Major
- Brush Up Your Shakespeare From "Kiss Me, Kate", Composed by Cole Porter, C Major
- Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) From ÒAngels in the WingsÓ, Composed by Bob Hillard, Carl Sigman, C Major
- 'erbie Fitch's Twitch From ÒRedheadÓ, Composed by Dorothy Fields, Albert Hague, Eb Major
- Eadie Was A Lady From ÒTake a ChanceÓ, Composed by Richard Whiting, Nacio Herb Brown, B.G. De Silva, C Minor
- Everybody Ought To Have A Maid From "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Composed by Stephen Sondheim, C Major
- Honey Bun From "South Pacific", Composed by Richard Rodgers, G Major
- Jubilation T. Cornpone From ÒLi'l AbnerÓ, Composed by Gene De Paul, Johnny Mercer, G Major
- Kids! Bye Bye Birdie, Composed by Lee Adams, Charles Strouse, C Major
- Le Grand Boom Boom From "Little Me", Composed by Carolyn Leigh, Cy Coleman, G Major
- Life Upon The Wicked Stage From "Showboat", Composed by Oscar Hammerstein, Jerome Kern, Eb Major
- Little Tin Box Fiorello!, Composed by Sheldon Harnick, Jerry Bock, Ab Major
- Mutual Admiration Society From ÒHappy HuntingÓ, Composed by Matt Dubey, Harold Karr, F Major
- The Tale Of The Oyster Fifty Million Frenchmen, Composed by Cole Porter, Eb Major
- To Keep My Love Alive A Connecticut Yankee, Composed by Rodgers And Hart, D Major
- Triplets From "The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea", Composed by Howard Dietz,Arthur Schwartz, Bb Major
- Tschaikowsky (And Other Russians) From "Lady In The Dark", Composed by Ira Gershwin, Kurt Weill, Bb Major