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Budget Books. By Various. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook. Softcover. 358 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.311841).

Item Number: HL.311841

ISBN 1423467647. 8.37x10.87 inches.

A mammoth collection featuring 148 of your all-time folk favorites! Includes: Alouette • Camptown Races • Danny Boy • Greensleeves • Guantanamera • Hava Nagila • Home on the Range • The Red River Valley • Shenandoah • Skip to My Lou • This Little Light of Mine • Yankee Doodle • and many more.

About Budget Books

These value-priced collections feature 352 pages of piano/vocal/guitar arrangements. With over 70 hit songs in each book for only $12.95, you pay 18 cents or less for each song! With Budget Books, you get more Bang for your buck!

  • In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree 
  • Casey Jones 
  • Guantanamera 
  • Dry Bones 
  • Swing Low, Sweet Chariot 
  • Frog Went A-Courtin' 
  • Lavender's Blue 
  • This Old Man 
  • Wayfaring Stranger 
  • Greensleeves 
  • The Wabash Cannon Ball 
  • Goober Peas 
  • The Banana Boat Song 
  • This Little Light of Mine 
  • Worried Man Blues 
  • All My Trials 
  • Kumbaya 
  • Hava Nagila (Let's Be Happy) 
  • All Through The Night 
  • Down By The Riverside 
  • Carnival of Venice 
  • Danny Boy 
  • Auld Lang Syne  
  • Frankie and Johnny 
  • Deep River 
  • Aloha Oe 
  • Alouette 
  • Amazing Grace 
  • Careless Love 
  • Down in the Valley 
  • Skip to My Lou 
  • John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt 
  • Take Me Out To The Ball Game 
  • Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star 
  • Turkey In The Straw 
  • Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen 
  • When The Saints Go Marching In 
  • Go, Tell It on the Mountain 
  • Aupres De Ma Blonde (Nearby To My Dear One) 
  • Camptown Races 
  • Arkansas Traveler 
  • The Bear Went Over The Mountain 
  • Down By The Station 
  • If You're Happy And You Know It 
  • Row, Row, Row Your Boat 
  • Home on the Range 
  • I've Been Working On The Railroad 
  • A-Tisket A-Tasket 
  • Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child 
  • My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean 
  • Cielito Lindo (My Pretty Darling) 
  • We Gather Together 
  • Yankee Doodle 
  • The Blue Bells Of Scotland 
  • The Red River Valley 
  • Whoopee Ti-Yi-Yo, Git Along 
  • Tarantella 
  • Michael Row The Boat Ashore 
  • For He's a Jolly Good Fellow 
  • Polly Wolly Doodle 
  • Grandfather's Clock 
  • Beautiful Brown Eyes 
  • Beautiful Dreamer 
  • Just A Closer Walk With Thee 
  • The Drunken Sailor 
  • This Train 
  • Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms 
  • Black is the Color of My True Love's Hair 
  • Blood On The Saddle 
  • The Blue Tail Fly (Jimmy Crack Corn) 
  • Scarborough Fair 
  • Little Brown Jug 
  • HOme Sweet Home 
  • Buffalo Gals (Won't You Come Out Tonight?) 
  • In the Good Old Summertime 
  • The Crawdad Song 
  • Give Me That Old Time Religion 
  • Hinky Dinky Parley Voo 
  • House Of The Rising Sun 
  • John Brown's Body 
  • Joshua (Fit The Battle Of Jericho) 
  • The Man On The Flying Trapeze 
  • Nine Pound Hammer 
  • Oh, Them Golden Slippers 
  • Shenandoah 
  • Short'nin' Bread 
  • Saint James Infirmary 
  • Tramp! Tramp! Tramp! 
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home 
  • The Yellow Rose of Texas 
  • Johnny, I Hardly Knew You 
  • Marianne 
  • Loch Lomond 
  • The Irish Washerwoman 
  • The Foggy, Foggy Dew 
  • The Streets Of Laredo 
  • The Campbells Are Coming 
  • Carry Me Back To Old Virginny 
  • She'll Be Comin' 'Round The Mountain 
  • Chiapanecas 
  • Good Night Ladies 
  • On Top of Old Smoky 
  • He's Got The Whole World In His Hands 
  • Hush, Little Baby 
  • Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair 
  • (Oh, My Darling) Clementine 
  • Comin' Through The Rye 
  • Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes 
  • Du, Du Liegst Mir Im Herzen (You, You Weigh On My Heart) 
  • The Erie Canal 
  • Freight Train 
  • Funiculi, Funicula 
  • Girl I Left Behind Me 
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody 
  • Hail, Hail, The Gang's All Here 
  • I Gave My Love A Cherry (The Riddle Song) 
  • I Wish I Were Single Again 
  • La Cucaracha 
  • Li'l Liza Jane (Go Li'l Liza) 
  • Molly Malone (Cockles & Mussels) 
  • My Old Kentucky Home 
  • My Wild Irish Rose 
  • Ach Du Lieber Augustin (O My Dearest Augustine) 
  • Bury Me Not On The Lone Prairie 
  • Oh! Susanna 
  • Oh Where, Oh Where Has My Little Dog Gone 
  • Old Black Joe 
  • The Old Chisholm Trail 
  • Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) 
  • The Old Gray Mare 
  • Over the River and Through the Woods 
  • Peanut Sat On A Railroad Track 
  • Rock-A-My Soul 
  • Rock Island Line 
  • Sailing, Sailing 
  • Sailors Hornpipe 
  • Santa Lucia 
  • School Days (When We Were a Couple of Kids) 
  • She Wore A Yellow Ribbon 
  • Sing A Song Of Sixpence 
  • Sweet Betsy From Pike 
  • Sweet Rosie O'Grady 
  • There Is a Tavern in the Town 
  • The Wearing Of The Green 
  • Will The Circle Be Unbroken 
  • Midnight Special 
  • Mama Don't 'low 
  • There's A Hole In The Bucket 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Reno, Nv
    Difficulty Level:
  • April 28, 2012 Great Collection

    This a great collection of Folk Songs A-Z. From Alouetta to Worried Man Blues. Like History in music notation. Arrangements may appear to be complex to a beginner, all depending on ability to read music. I play the guitar and efficient at reading music so I dove into the...

    music as soon as I got it. Love it. Within a couple songs my daughter became interested and singing along when I got to Camptown Races...Doo da, Doo da.great collection of songs to cover at an open mic or camping trip

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  • 5

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  • October 06, 2009 Great collection

    I ordered this book because it had both "Greensleeves" and "Scarborough Fair." I'd rate it as early intermediate, but I'm not complaining. It's nice to be able to play through the songs the first time without a lot of work. The paper is thin and the table...

    of contents looks like it was typed on an old typewriter. Those are the only "budget" features of the book. I'll just have to make sure I make notes in pencil, but for the price it's definitely worth it.

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