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Alfred Music Publishing Releases Guitar TAB Songbook: The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Thursday, April 15, 2010
In celebration of the 70th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922 and the exclusive print publisher of thousands of popular artists, is excited to announce the release of The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar.

Meticulously transcribed from the film’s original soundtrack by Grammy award-winning guitarist Mark Hanson, The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar features all of the classic songs by E.Y. Harburg and Harold Arlen. Each song, presented in authentic guitar TAB and standard music notation, is fully demonstrated on the included CD. The songbook also contains dozens of rare original production stills and publicity photographs, biographies of the composers, and a historical essay on the story behind the songs and score.

The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar is now available for $19.99.

Titles: As Coroner, I Must Aver * Come Out, Come Out . . . * Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead * If I Only Had a Brain * If I Were King of the Forest * It Really Was No Miracle * Optimistic Voices * Over the Rainbow * The Merry Old Land of Oz * The Lollipop Guild * The Lullaby League * We’re Off to See the Wizard * We Welcome You to Munchkinland.