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Fingerstyle Guitar Gig Book

By Bill Piburn

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Fingerstyle Guitar Gig Book composed by Bill Piburn. For Guitar (Fingerpicking). Wire bound, Solos. Bluegrass & Country. Intermediate. Book. 380 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.96196).

ISBN 9780786622566. Bluegrass & Country. 9.5 x 11.75 inches.

This collection of 146 fingerstyle transcriptions and arrangements covers a wide variety of styles including dozens of popular and jazz standards as well as blues and country songs, sea chanteys, folk ballads, sacred, gospel and Christmas melodies, Celtic and patriotic tunes, children's songs, classical and wedding music, and select Piburn originals. The book is designed as a resource for guitarists in virtually any solo performance situation. The result of years of experience as an arranger/ composer and performing guitarist, this book provides a goldmine of tunes for the fingerstyle player. From Greensleeves and The Girl I left Behind Me to 'Round Midnight and The Girl from Ipanema, this comprehensive anthology has it all. You'll be able to compile your set lists for a broad array of venues from this single source! Intermediate to advanced in difficulty with all tunes appearing in standard notation and tablature.

  • Abide with Me  Performed by William H. Monk
  • Adelita  Performed by Francisco Tarrega, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • After the Ball  Performed by Charles K. Harris, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Ain't Misbehavin'  Performed by Andy Razaf
  • Alice Blue Gown  Performed by Harry Tierney
  • All Of Me  Performed by Seymour Simons And Gerald Marks
  • Allegro  Performed by Mauro Giuliani
  • America The Beautiful  Performed by Samuel Ward
  • American Patrol  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Auld Lang Syne   Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Aura Lee (a.k.a. Love Me Tender)  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Away In A Manger  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Back Home Again In Indiana  Performed by James F. Hanley, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Baroque Fanfare  Performed by Jean Joseph Mouret, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Beautiful Dreamer  Performed by Stephen Foster, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Beautiful Isle Of Somewhere  Performed by John Fearis, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Beautiful Ohio  Performed by Ballard MacDonald, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Beauty in Tears  Performed by Turlough O'Carolan, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home  Performed by Hughie, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Billy Boy  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Blessed Jesus  Performed by Sicilian, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Blow the Man Down  Performed by Traditional Chantey, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Blues It  Performed by Benny Golson
  • Brahms' Lullaby  Performed by Johannes Brahms, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Bridal Chorus  Performed by Richard Wagner, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Bring a Torch Jeannette, Isabella  Performed by 17th Century, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Button Up Your Overcoat  Performed by Lew Brown And Ray Henderson, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Canon  Performed by Johann Pachelbel, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Carmella  Performed by Mexican Folk Song, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Charmaine  Performed by Erno Rapee, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Corcovado  Performed by Gene Less And Antonio Carlos Jobim
  • Dallas Rag  Performed by William McCoy
  • Danny Boy  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Danube Waves (a.k.a. Anniversary Waltz)  Performed by J. Ivanovici, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Darktown Strutter's Ball  Performed by Shelton Brooks, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Dixie  Performed by Daniel D. Emmett, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore  Performed by Duke Ellington, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Down by the Old Mill Stream  Performed by Tell Taylor, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Down Pat (in memory of Chet Atkins)  Performed by Pat Bergeson And Bill Piburn
  • Dream of Autumn  Performed by Archibald Joyce, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Elite Syncopations  Performed by Scott Joplin, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Estrellita  Performed by Manuel Ponce, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Estudio 6  Performed by Fernando Sor, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Etude 19  Performed by Matteo Carcassi, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Etude for Olivia  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • Frankie and Johnny  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Galway Bay  Performed by Dr. Arthur Colahan, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Gran Waltz  Performed by Francisco Tarrega, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Greensleeves  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Hail To The Chief  Performed by James Sanderson, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Home on the Range  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Home Sweet Home (Tango)  Performed by Sir Henry Bishop, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Honeysuckle Rose  Performed by Thomas "Fats" Waller
  • I Can't Help It (If I'm Still In Love With You)  Performed by Hank Williams
  • I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now  Performed by Joseph Howard & Harold Orlob, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen  Performed by Thomas P. Westendorf, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • I'm In The Mood For Love  Performed by Jimmy McHugh
  • I'm in the Mood for Love (Harmonic variation)  Performed by Jimmy McHugh
  • I've Got A Crush On You  Performed by George Gershwin
  • If I Could Be with You One Hour Tonight  Performed by James P. Johnson, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • If You Were the Only Girl in the World  Performed by Nat D. Ayer, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • In the Good Old Summertime  Performed by George Evans, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Irish Cream  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • It Had To Be You  Performed by Isham Jones
  • Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair  Performed by Stephen Foster, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Jesus Loves Me  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Joy To The World  Performed by G. F. Handel, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Just As I Am  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Kansas City Rag  Performed by James Scott, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Lagrima  Performed by Francisco Tarrega, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Let Me Call You Sweetheart / A Bicycle Built for Two  Performed by Leo Friedman, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Long, Long Ago  Performed by Thomas H. Bayly, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Loves Old Sweet Song (Just a Song at Twilight)  Performed by J. L. Molloy, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Makin' Whoopee  Performed by Walter Donaldson
  • Mary Had A Little Lamb  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Mary Jane  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • Mary Tyler No More  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • Meet Me Tonight in Dreamland  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Moderato  Performed by Mauro Giuliani, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • My Blue Heaven  Performed by George Whiting And Walter Donaldson
  • My Son (for Jesse Piburn)  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • O Perfect Love  Performed by Sir Joseph Barnby, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Oh You Beautiful Doll  Performed by Nat D. Ayer, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Old Man Dillion  Performed by Traditional Irish, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • On The Sunny Side Of The Street  Performed by Jimmy McHugh
  • One More Bottle  Performed by Turlough O'Carolan, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Only My Heart  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • Over The Waves  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Paddy Works on the Railroad   Performed by Chanty, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Pavana  Performed by E. F. Tarrega, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Piano Concerto #1 Opening Theme (a.k.a. Tonight We Love)  Performed by Peter Tchaikovsky, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Pomp and Circumstance March  Performed by Edward Elgar, Arr. Byron Fogo
  • Praise My Soul THe King Of Heaven  Performed by Henry Francis Lyte, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Prelude  Performed by Augustin Barrios, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Pretty Baby  Performed by Edbert Alstyne & Tony Jackson, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Princess Royal  Performed by Traditional Irish, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Resting on Your Lauros (A Tribute to Antonio Lauro)  Performed by Bill Piburn
  • Rosin The Bow  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Round Midnight  Performed by Thelonius Monk & Cootie Williams, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Sailor's Hornpipe  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Sally Ann  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Silent Night  Performed by Joseph Mohr, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Smile   Performed by Charles Chaplin
  • Smoke Gets In Your Eyes  Performed by Jerome Kern
  • Sonata L. 83  Performed by Domenico Scarlatti, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • St. Louis Blues  Performed by W. C. Handy, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Sweet Lorraine  Performed by Cliff Burwell
  • Take Me Out To The Ballgame  Performed by Jack Norworth & Albert Von Tilzer, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Tell Me of the Angels Mother  Performed by Stephen Foster, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Thanksgiving Prayer  Performed by Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Days of Wine and Roses  Performed by Henry Mancini
  • The Girl From Ipanema  Performed by Antonio Carlos Jobim
  • The Girl I Left Behind Me  Performed by Irish Aire, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Irish Washerwoman  Performed by Traditional Irish, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Marines' Hymn  Performed by Jacques Offenbach, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Merry Widow Waltz  Performed by Franz Lehar, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Missouri Waltz  Performed by Frederick Logan, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Perfect Rose  Performed by Danish Folk Song, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • The Seven Joys of Mary  Performed by Anonymous, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • There's a Long, Long Trail  Performed by Zo Elliott, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That's An Irish Lullaby)  Performed by James R. Shannon, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Tom And Jerry  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Toyland  Performed by Victor Herbert, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Trumpet Tune  Performed by Henry Purcell, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Trumpet Voluntary  Performed by Jeremiah Clarke, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Villancico De Navidad  Performed by Mexican Christmas Carol, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Wayfaring Stranger  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • We Three Kings  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • When I Fall in Love  Performed by Victor Young
  • When Irish Eyes Are Smiling  Performed by Ernest Ball, George Graft, & Chauncey Olcott, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home  Performed by Louis Lambert, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks  Performed by George F. Handel, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Whispering  Performed by John Schonberger, Richard Coburn, & Vincent Rose, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Wildwood Flower  Performed by Traditional, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Will You Not Tell It Today  Performed by Jessie Brown Pounds, Arr. Bill Piburn
  • Winter Song  Performed by Bill Piburn

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  • May 18, 2011 Guitar Gig book review

    This book is really good but in places its hard and I feel you do need to be patient. This said some of the arrangements are really beautiful and it makes you think about chords further up the neck. I am still working through it and think it is a...

    good investment.

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  • November 16, 2010 Fingerstyle Guitar Magzine

    I am a professional guitarist who plays mostly classical but other stuff as well I play out all the time every week mostly background music in resturants but som weddings and private parties also. Over all I would giv this book a five star rating the arrangements are very inventive...

    and tasteful and there is a wealth of material for the working fingerstyle guitarist !

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