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Alfred Music Publishing Introduces New Top Requested Sheet Music Series

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Tuesday, January 15, 2013
As the official music publisher of thousands of popular artists, songwriters, and composers, Alfred introduces an attractive series of sheet music collections that feature popular songs that everybody loves to play on the piano. The first books in this new and growing series are Pop & Rock, Standards, and Irish Sheet Music. Arranged for pianists, singers, and guitarists, these books are perfect for musicians looking for a variety of material to delight a crowd or enjoy playing at home.

Top Requested Pop & Rock includes 15 Piano/Vocal/Guitar arrangements of the world's most popular songs, each designed to emulate the original recordings. Titles such as “Bridge Over Troubled Water” (Simon and Garfunkel), “Don’t Stop Believin’” (Journey), “Firework” (Katy Perry), “Make You Feel My Love” (Adele), “You Raise Me Up” (Josh Groban), and many more are included. Top Requested Standards contains 20 Piano/Vocal/Guitar arrangements of classic songs like “At Last,” “Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree,” “Moonlight Serenade,” “Over the Rainbow,” “What a Wonderful World,” and many more.

Top-Requested Irish Sheet Music – available in Piano/Vocal/Guitar and Easy Piano editions – focuses on the Irish songs that are most familiar among today's audiences. Perfect for celebrations from St. Patrick's Day parties to weddings, these collections include complete lyrics and chord symbols. Selections include “Black Velvet Band,” “Clancy Lowered the Boom,” “Danny Boy (Londonderry Air),” “The Irish Washerwoman,” “Whiskey in the Jar,” and many more.

As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, these books are printed on 100% recycled paper.

The new Top Requested collections are now available for $14.99 each at music retail stores and at alfred.com.