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The Marc Blitzstein Songbook - Volume 1

By Marc Blitzstein

Piano, Voice (Voice and Piano)
Composed by Marc Blitzstein. Boosey & Hawkes Voice. 142 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051933440. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48008512).

Item Number: HL.48008512

ISBN 1480324302. 9x12 inches.

Contents: Be with me • Bird Upon a Tree • Blues • Croon Spoon • Displaced • Emily • Expatriate • Few Little English • Fraught • How I Met My New Grandfather • I Wish It So • In the Clear • Joe Worker • Modest Maid • Nickle Under the Foot • One Kind Word • Penny Candy • Such a Little While • The Best Thing of All • The Cradle will Rock • The Freedom of the Press • The New Suit • The Purest Kind of Guy • The Rose Song • Then • What Will it Be? • With a Woman Be.

  • Blues 
  • Nickel Under the Foot 
  • Freedom of the Press 
  • The Cradle Will Rock 
  • Croon Spoon 
  • Joe Worker 
  • Few Little English 
  • The Purest Kind of A Guy 
  • Fraught 
  • Expatriate 
  • In the Clear 
  • Penny Candy 
  • The New Suit 
  • Modest Maid 
  • Displaced 
  • Emily (1946) 
  • What Will It Be? 
  • The Best Thing of All 
  • Be with Me 
  • Such A Little While 
  • The Rose Song 
  • I Wish It So 
  • One Kind Word 
  • Bird Upon A Tree 
  • With A Woman to Be 
  • How I Met My New Grandfather 
  • Then 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Wichita Falls, TX
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  • 2008-08-29 00:00:00.0 An undersung hero

    This volume has most of the songs for which Marc Blitzstein is known by me; my knowledge is not complete. It only lacks his "In Twos." Purchased for only one song, "Emily" (from The Airborne Symphony, it has been a pleasure to see many others:"The Nickel Under the Foot...

    ," "In the Clear," "Penny Candy," "Blues," and if "The Rose Song" were not included, it would be worth much less.

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