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Simply Big Band

Timeless Songs from the '20s, '30s and '40s

By Bernadine Johnson

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Piano - Easy Piano
Timeless Songs from the '20s, '30s and '40s. Arranged by Bernadine Johnson. This edition: Easy Piano. Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Simply Series. Jazz. Book. 80 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.29144).

Item Number: AP.29144
ISBN 0739050389. Jazz.

Simply Big Band is a collection of the greatest hits from the big band era. These selections have been carefully arranged by Bernadine Johnson for Easy Piano, making them accessible to pianists of all ages. Phrase markings, articulations, fingering, pedaling and dynamics have been included to aid with interpretation, and a large print size makes the notation easy to read. Titles: As Time Goes By * Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered * Blue Moon * Bye Bye Blackbird * Chattanooga Choo Choo * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (with Anyone Else but Me) * Embraceable You * Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue * I'll Be Seeing You * I'm Getting Sentimental over You * In the Still of the Night * It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) * Moonglow * Moonlight Serenade * My Funny Valentine * Opus One * Satin Doll * Star Dust * Stompin' at the Savoy * A String of Pearls * Sunrise Serenade * Take the "A" Train * They Can't Take That Away from Me. 80 pages.
List/syllabus: Royal Conservatory List 2015.

About Simply Series

Each arrangement in the Simply series contains phrase markings, articulations, fingering, pedaling, and dynamics to aid with interpretation. The large print size makes the notation easy to read.

  • A String of Pearls (Instrumental Version)  Composed by Jerry Gray
  • My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms")  Composed by Richard Rodgers;Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
  • They Can't Take That Away from Me (from "Shall We Dance")  Composed by George Gershwin;Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
  • I'm Getting Sentimental Over You  Composed by George Bassman;Lyrics by Ned Washington
  • Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered (from "Pal Joey")  Composed by Richard Rodgers;Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
  • In the Still of the Night (from "Rosalie")  Composed by Cole Porter
  • As Time Goes By (from "Casablanca")  Composed by Herman Hupfeld
  • Satin Doll (Instrumental)  Composed by Billy Strayhorn; Duke Ellington
  • Stompin' at the Savoy (Instrumental Version)  Composed by Benny Goodman; Edgar Sampson; Chick Webb
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore  Composed by Duke Ellington;Lyrics by Bob Russell
  • Moonglow  Composed by Eddie DeLange; Irving Mills; Will Hudson
  • Moonlight Serenade (Instrumental)  Composed by Glenn Miller
  • Blue Moon  Composed by Richard Rodgers;Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
  • Chattanooga Choo Choo  Composed by Harry Warren;Lyrics by Mack Gordon
  • Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue  Composed by Ray Henderson;Lyrics by Sam M. Lewis; Joe Young
  • It Don't Mean a Thing (If it ain't got That Swing)  Composed by Duke Ellington;Lyrics by Irving Mills
  • Star Dust  Composed by Hoagy Carmichael;Lyrics by Mitchell Parish
  • Take The "A" Train  Composed by Billy Strayhorn
  • Bye Bye Blackbird  Composed by Ray Henderson;Lyrics by Mort Dixon
  • I'll Be Seeing You  Composed by Sammy Fain;Lyrics by Irving Kahal
  • Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)  Composed by Lew Brown; Charles Tobias; Sam Stept
  • Embraceable You (from "Girl Crazy")  Composed by George Gershwin;Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
  • Sunrise Serenade  Additional credits Frankie Carle
  • Opus One  Composed by Sy Oliver; Sid Garris
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Location:
    Charlotte, NC
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • September 11, 2011 simply big band

    excellent! I play piano at 2 local hospitals. Most people prefer big band era, standards--30's and 40's.

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