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Alfred Music Publishing Asks “What’s Up, Doc?” with The Looney Tunes Songbook

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922, is proud to release The Looney Tunes Songbook, featuring the best of songs and themes from Warner Brothers cartoons, arranged for piano and voice and including chords for guitar.

The Looney Tunes Songbook features music used by Carl Stalling in the scores for Warner Brothers' beloved cartoons from the 1930s through the early 1960s. Included are the familiar theme songs and tunes associated with various characters from Merrie Melodies and Looney Tunes, as well as Warner Brothers pop songs used as background music. Cartoon fans can now sing and play to authentic arrangements of memorable songs such as “Merrily We Roll Along,” “Road Runner,” “Hooray for Hollywood,” and many more.

And that’s not all, folks! This book also includes eccentric melodies by composer Raymond Scott and highlights for the animated classic, One Froggy Evening, featuring such unforgettable tunes as “Hello! Ma Baby” and “I’m Just Wild About Harry.”

The Looney Tunes Songbook is now available for $19.99. Pick up your copy at a local music retail store, or buy it today at alfred.com.

Titles: Merrily We Roll Along * The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down * Road Runner * This Is It! * What's Up, Doc? * Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry Cannibals * In an 18th Century Drawing Room * Powerhouse * Reckless Night on Board an Ocean Liner * The Toy Trumpet * Ain't She Sweet * A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich, and You * The Gold Digger's Song (We're in the Money) * Hooray for Hollywood * I Love to Sing-a * I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles * The Lady in Red * A Rainy Night in Rio * You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby * Hello, Ma Baby * I'm Just Wild About Harry * The Michigan Rag.