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The Big Book of Torch Songs - 2nd Edition

By Various

Piano/Vocal/Guitar - Difficulty: medium
Composed by Various. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook. Standards, Traditional Pop and Vocal Standards. Songbook. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.310561).

Item Number: HL.310561

ISBN 0634013408. 9x12 inches.

This second edition features 75 sultry standards, such as: All Alone • As Long as He Needs Me • Bewitched • Black Coffee • Crazy • Cry Me a River • Glad to Be Unhappy • Good Morning Heartache • Here's That Rainy Day • I'll Be Seeing You • In a Sentimental Mood • Misty • Mood Indigo • My Man • My Old Flame • 'Round Midnight • Skylark • So in Love • Stormy Weather • Too Young • and more.

  • 'round Midnight  Composed by Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Eb Minor
  • A Good Man Is Hard To Find  Composed by Eddie Green, G Major
  • All Alone  Composed by Irving Berlin, F Major
  • All Or Nothing At All  Composed by Jack Lawrence, Arthur Altman, A Minor
  • All The Things You Are 
  • Almost Like Being In Love 
  • Angel Eyes  Composed by Earl Brent, Matt Dennis, D Minor
  • As Long As He Needs Me  From 'Oliver!', Composed by Lionel Bart, C Major
  • Bewitched  From 'Pal Joey', Composed by Rodgers And Hart, C Major
  • Black Coffee  Composed by Paul Francis Webster, Sonny Burke, C Major
  • Come Rain Or Come Shine  From 'St. Louis Woman', Composed by Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, D Minor
  • Crazy  Composed by Willie Nelson, Bb Major
  • Cry Me a River  Composed by Arthur Hamilton, G Minor
  • Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye  Composed by Cole Porter, Eb Major
  • Falling In Love Again (Can't Help It)  From 'Blue Angel', Composed by Sammy Lerner, Frederick Hollander, C Major
  • Fine And Mellow  Composed by Billie Holiday, F Major
  • Glad To Be Unhappy  Composed by Rodgers And Hart, F Major
  • Good Morning Heartache  Composed by Dan Fisher, Irene Higginbotham, F Major
  • Here's That Rainy Day  From 'Carnival In Flanders', Composed by Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen, G Major
  • How About Me?  Composed by Irving Berlin, Eb Major
  • I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues  Composed by Duke Ellington, Don George, F Major
  • I Fall To Pieces  Composed by Hank Cochran, Harlan Howard, Bb Major
  • I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good  Composed by Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster, D Major
  • I Had Myself A True Love  From 'St Louis Woman', Composed by Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Bb Major
  • I Left My Heart In San Francisco  Composed by Douglass Cross, George Cory, Bb Major
  • I'll Be Seeing You  Composed by Irving Kahal, Sammy Fain, Eb Major
  • If He Walked Into My Life  From 'Mame', Composed by Jerry Herman, F Major
  • If You Go Away  Composed by Jacques Brel, Rod McKuen, A Minor
  • Ill Wind (You're Blowin' Me No Good)  Composed by Ted Koehler, Harold Arlen, Bb Major
  • In A Sentimental Mood  Composed by Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, F# Minor
  • In The Still Of The Night  From 'Rosalie', Composed by Cole Porter, F Major
  • In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning  Composed by Bob Hillard, David Mann, C Major
  • It Never Entered My Mind  From 'Higher And Higher', Composed by Rodgers And Hart, F Major
  • Just One More Chance  Composed by Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston, G Major
  • Little Girl Blue  From 'Jumbo', Composed by Rodgers And Hart, F Major
  • Look to the Rainbow 
  • Losing My Mind  From 'Follies', Composed by Stephen Sondheim, Ab Major
  • Love Me Or Leave Me  Composed by Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson, Eb Major
  • Lover, Come Back To Me  From 'The New Moon', Composed by Oscar Hammerstein, Sigmund Romberg, G Major
  • Memories Of You  Composed by Eubie Blake, Andy Razaf, Eb Major
  • Misty  Composed by Erroll Garner, Johnny Burke, Eb Major
  • Moanin' In The Mornin'  From 'Hooray For What!', Composed by E. Y. Harburg, Harold Arlen, C Major
  • Mood Indigo  From 'Sophisticated Ladies', Composed by Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Ab Major
  • More Than You Know  Composed by William Rose, Edward Eliscu, Vincent Youmans, G Major
  • My Buddy  Composed by Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson, G Major
  • My Coloring Book  Composed by Fred Ebb, John Kander, F Major
  • My Foolish Heart  From 'My Foolish Heart', Composed by Ned Washington, Victor Young, Bb Major
  • My Man (Mon Homme)  From 'Ziegfeld Follies', Composed by Albert Willemetz, Maurice Yvain, E Minor
  • My Old Flame  From 'Belle Of The Nineties', Composed by Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow, G Major
  • My Silent Love  Composed by Edward Heyman, Dana Suesse, Eb Major
  • Night Song 
  • Nobody's Heart  From 'By Jupiter', Composed by Rodgers And Hart, Eb Major
  • On the Street Where you Live 
  • One For My Baby (And One More For The Road)  From 'The Sky's The Limit', Composed by Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Bb Major
  • Skylark  Composed by Johnny Mercer, Hoagy Carmichael, Eb Major
  • So In Love  From 'Kiss Me, Kate', Composed by Cole Porter, F Minor
  • Solitude  Composed by Duke Ellington, Eddie De Lange, Irving Mills, Eb Major
  • Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most  Composed by Fran Landesman, Tommy Wolf, C Major
  • Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year  From 'Christmas Holiday', Composed by Frank Loesser, C Major
  • Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin' All the Time)  From 'Cotton Club Parade Of 1933', Composed by Ted Koehler, Harold Arlen, D Major
  • Tell Me On A Sunday  From 'Song & Dance', Composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don Black, C Major
  • Tenderly 
  • Thanks For The Memory  From 'Big Broadcast Of 1938', Composed by Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger, F Major
  • That Old Black Magic 
  • The Man That Got Away  From 'A Star Is Born', Composed by Ira Gershwin, Harold Arlen, C Major
  • The Party's Over  From 'Bells Are Ringing', Composed by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne, B Major
  • Three Cigarettes In An Ashtray  Composed by Eddie Miller, W.S. Stevenson, F Major
  • Too Young 
  • Under A Blanket Of Blue 
  • What Did I Have That I Don't Have?  From 'On A Clear Day You Can See Forever', Composed by Alan Jay Lerner, Burton Lane, Ab Major
  • What'll I Do?  From 'Music Box Revue Of 1924', Composed by Irving Berlin, C Major
  • What's New?  Composed by Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart, C Major
  • When Sunny Gets Blue  Composed by Jack Segal, Marvin Fisher, F Major
  • Where Are You 
  • I Can't Get Started 
  • Ratings + Reviews

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  • February 16, 2005 Not for Contraltos

    If you're a Contralto you'll have better luck with another selection. Try Belter's Hot Standards.

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