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Alfred Music Publishing Releases New Collection of Classic “Standards” in Piano/Vocal Songbook

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922 and the exclusive print publisher of thousands of popular artists, is thrilled to release a new collection of unforgettable “standards,” arranged for piano and voice and including chords for guitar.

Classic Standards Sheet Music Playlist contains 50 unforgettable hits that have stood the test of time, written and sung by many of the most memorable singers and songwriters of the Twentieth Century. Sing and play classic show tunes such as “I Could Write a Book” and “Try to Remember,” film favorites like “Three Coins in the Fountain,” Disney classics like “Can You Feel the Love Tonight,” and contemporary hits including “The Wind Beneath My Wings.”

This timeless collection ranges from Broadway and film to the pop charts, and features songs that were made famous by Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Bette Midler, Johnny Mathis, Madonna, and more. With over 200 pages of all-time hits, this songbook will have you playing and singing for a lifetime.

Classic Standards Sheet Music Playlist is now available for $19.99. Pick up your copy at a local music retail store, or buy it today at alfred.com.

Titles: All of You (Silk Stockings) * Blues in the Night (Woody Herman) * Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon and Garfunkel) * Crazy for You (Madonna) * Days of Wine and Roses (Andy Williams) * Fly Me to the Moon (Frank Sinatra) * Hey, There (Rosemary Clooney) * I Only Have Eyes for You (The Flamingos/Art Garfunkel) * If Ever I Would Leave You (Robert Goulet) * The Lady Is a Tramp (Frank Sinatra) * Mockin' Bird Hill (Les Paul and Mary Ford) * Night and Day (Fred Astaire) * The Party's Over (Judy Holliday) * Smoke Rings (The Mills Brothers) * Someone to Watch Over Me (Gertrude Lawrence) * Star Dust (Bing Crosby) * Straighten Up and Fly Right (Nat “King” Cole) * Those Were the Days (Mary Hopkin) * Try to Remember (Ed Ames) * The Wind Beneath My Wings (Bette Midler) * You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban) * and many more.