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Ready to Sing . . . Broadway Songbook Released by Alfred Music Publishing

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922, is proud to announce the release of Ready to Sing . . . Broadway, a new addition to the Ready to Sing series arranged for solo voice and piano, or for unison classroom singing.

Ready to Sing . . . Broadway is a collection of 12 showtunes including favorites such as “Forty-Second Street” (42nd Street), “Heart” (Damn Yankees), “If I Only Had a Brain” (The Wizard of Oz), “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly” (My Fair Lady), and more. All tunes are arranged appropriately for beginning and young soloists, unison classroom singing, and elementary choral groups. The included piano arrangements double or strongly support the melody throughout each song.

Ready to Sing . . . Broadway comes as a Book only and as a Book & CD set. The CD contains piano accompaniment recordings for practice or performance, plus downloadable PDF files of the student song sheets. The student pages included within the book are also 100% reproducible, for easy distribution in a studio or classroom setting.

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

Ready to Sing . . . Broadway Book (00-35808, $19.99), Enhanced Accompaniment CD (00-35809, $19.99), and Book & CD set (00-35808, $29.99) are now available at music retail stores and at alfred.com/voice.

Titles: Forty-Second Street * Give My Regards to Broadway * Heart * How Lucky You Are * Hushabye Mountain * If I Only Had a Brain * It’s Possible * Lullaby of Broadway * Round-Shouldered Man * Shy * Try to Remember * Wouldn’t It Be Loverly.