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Essential Songs - The 1920s

By Various

Composed by Various. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.311200).

Item Number: HL.311200

ISBN 0634092901. 9x12 inches.

103 songs that shaped the decade, including: Ain't We Got Fun? • All by Myself • April Showers • Basin Street Blues • Bill • The Birth of the Blues • Blue Skies • Bye Bye Blackbird • California, Here I Come • Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man • Chicago (That Toddlin' Town) • Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue (Has Anybody Seen My Girl?) • I Can't Give You Anything but Love • I Wanna Be Loved by You • I'm Looking over a Four Leaf Clover • If You Knew Susie (Like I Know Susie) • Indian Love Call • Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella • Look for the Silver Lining • Makin' Whoopee! • Manhattan • Moonlight and Roses (Bring Mem'ries of You) • My Blue Heaven • Ol' Man River • Puttin' on the Ritz • Second Hand Rose • St. Louis Blues • Stardust • Thou Swell • Toot, Toot, Tootsie! (Good-bye!) • 'Way Down Yonder in New Orleans • Who's Sorry Now • Yes Sir, That's My Baby • and more.

  • Always 
  • Ain't Misbehavin' 
  • Ain't She Sweet 
  • Ain't We Got Fun? 
  • Alabamy Bound 
  • Louise 
  • All Alone 
  • All By Myself 
  • Manhattan 
  • Avalon 
  • Rockin' Chair 
  • Honey 
  • Somebody Loves Me 
  • Who? 
  • Among My Souvenirs 
  • Angry 
  • April Showers 
  • At Sundown 
  • St. Louis Blues 
  • Make Believe 
  • Basin Street Blues 
  • The Best Things in Life Are Free 
  • Bill 
  • The Birth Of The Blues 
  • The Blue Room 
  • Blue Skies 
  • Button Up Your Overcoat 
  • Bye Bye Blackbird 
  • California, Here I Come 
  • Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man 
  • Carolina In The Morning 
  • Carolina Moon 
  • Charmaine 
  • Chicago (That Toddlin' Town) 
  • 'Deed I Do 
  • Down Yonder 
  • Everybody Loves My Baby (But My Baby Don't Love Nobody But Me) 
  • Far Above Cayuga's Waters 
  • Five Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue (Has Anybody Seen My Girl?) 
  • I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me 
  • I Can't Give You Anything But Love 
  • I Cried For You 
  • I Wanna Be Loved By You 
  • I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You) 
  • I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover 
  • I'm Sitting on Top of the World 
  • I've Found A New Baby (I Found A New Baby) 
  • If You Knew Susie (Like I know Susie) 
  • In A Little Spanish Town ('Twas on a Night Like This) 
  • Indian Love Call 
  • It All Depends On You 
  • Last Night On The Back Porch (I Loved Her Best Of All) 
  • Let A Smile Be Your Umbrella 
  • Limehouse Blues 
  • Linger Awhile 
  • Love Me Or Leave Me 
  • The Love Nest 
  • Lover, Come Back To Me 
  • Makin' Whoopee! 
  • Mexicali Rose 
  • Moonlight And Roses (Bring Mem'ries Of You) 
  • Mountain Greenery 
  • My Blue Heaven 
  • My Buddy 
  • My Heart Stood Still 
  • My Lucky Star 
  • Paddlin' Madelin' Home 
  • Puttin' on the Ritz 
  • Say It With Music 
  • Second Hand Rose 
  • Sentimental Me 
  • The Sheik Of Araby 
  • Side by Side 
  • Sometimes I'm Happy 
  • The Song Is Ended (But The Melody Lingers On) 
  • Stardust 
  • Stouthearted Men 
  • Sweet Sue-Just You 
  • That's My Weakness Now 
  • Thou Swell 
  • Toot, Toot, Tootsie! (Good-bye!) 
  • 'Way Down Yonder In New Orleans 
  • What'll I Do? 
  • When My Baby Smiles At Me 
  • When My Sugar Walks Down The Street 
  • When The Red, Red Robin Comes Bob, Bob Bobbin' Along 
  • When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiles With You) 
  • Who's Sorry Now 
  • Why Do I Love You? 
  • With a Song in My Heart 
  • Without A Song 
  • Yes Sir, That's My Baby 
  • Yes! We Have No Bananas 
  • You Took Advantage Of Me 
  • You're the Cream in My Coffee 
  • Here Comes The Show Boat 
  • I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me) 
  • My Man 
  • Look for the Silver Lining 
  • Marie 
  • Ol' Man River 
  • Mississippi Mud 
  • Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Bendigo,Vic, AUSTRALIA
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  • 2012-09-19 00:00:00.0 the roaring twenties

    For those wanting something a little different from the norm this collection of music will surely be a hit to any one liking this era;I was surprised to see so many pieces so well known to us all still today.I found the book to be of Intermediate but...

    overall there is something here for everyone on all levels,have some fun with it, highly reccommended

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  • 5

    Easley, SC
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  • 2009-01-09 00:00:00.0 Essentials for your library

    I purchased this for my mother for a Christmas present; she has always picked up 20's era (old sheet music) here and there...well this collection of 20's music is keeping her glued to the piano! She is crazy about it, really!

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