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Alfred Music Publishing Releases Hit the Keys! Cocktail Lounge Piano/Vocal Songbook

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Alfred Music Publishing has released Hit the Keys! Cocktail Lounge, a collection of lounge-style jazz and popular music arranged for piano and voice, including chords for guitar.

Hit the Keys! Cocktail Lounge is filled with over 250 pages of sheet music for dozens of jazz and popular hits, from best-loved artists such as Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Ray Charles, Nat “King” Cole, Michael Bublé, Melody Gardot, Etta James, and more. Written for use in professional restaurant and night club gigs or even just for jamming with friends and family, the songbook contains a wide variety of hit songs from quiet, sultry background music to raucous sing-alongs. Pianists, vocalists, and hobbyists will enjoy such classics as “Blue Moon” (The Mavericks), “Let’s Do It (Let’s Fall in Love)” (Ella Fitzgerald), “Hit the Road Jack” (Ray Charles), “Moondance” (Van Morrison), “Human Nature” (Michael Jackson), and more.

As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, this songbook is printed on 100% recycled paper stock.

Hit the Keys! Cocktail Lounge (00-37345) is now available for $19.99 at music retail stores and at

Titles: As Time Goes By (Dooley Wilson) * At Last (Etta James) * Begin the Beguine (Artie Shaw and His Orchestra) * The Best Is Yet to Come (Frank Sinatra) * Blue Moon (The Mavericks) * Blueberry Hill (Fats Domino) * Come Rain or Come Shine (Frank Sinatra) * Days of Wine and Roses (Andy Williams) * Desperado (Eagles) * Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington) * Drinking Again (Frank Sinatra) * Dream a Little Dream of Me (The Mamas & the Papas) * Escape (The Piña Colada Song) (Rupert Holmes) * Faithfully (Journey) * Hit the Road Jack (Ray Charles) * Home (Michael Bublé) * How Deep Is Your Love (Bee Gees) * and more.