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Decade by Decade 1940s
Ten Years of Popular Sheet Music Bestsellers
Item: 00-34620
UPC: 038081386140
ISBN 10: 0739068547
ISBN 13: 9780739068540
PRICE: No Longer Available
Series: Decade by Decade
Category: P/V/C Mixed Folio
Format: Book
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Version: Piano/Vocal/Chords
This songbook contains more than 50 of the biggest hits of the 1940s. Each song is sure to spark a memory or create a new one for pianists and vocalists of all ages. For practice, performance, or pleasure, play and sing your way through your favorite decade in pop music history! Titles: The Anniversary Waltz (Vera Lynn) * As Time Goes By (Dooley Wilson) * At Last (Glenn Miller) * Ballerina (Vaughn Monroe) * Blues in the Night (Woody Herman) * Chattanooga Choo Choo (Glenn Miller) * Don't Fence Me In (Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters) * Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (The Andrews Sisters) * Elmer's Tune (Glenn Miller) * Enjoy Yourself (Guy Lombardo) * Fools Rush In (Glenn Miller) * A Gal in Calico (Johnny Mercer) * How About You? (Tommy Dorsey) * How Are Things in Glocca Morra? (Buddy Clark) * How High the Moon (Benny Goodman) * I Fall in Love Too Easily (Frank Sinatra) * I'll Walk Alone (Dinah Shore) * I'm in Love (Doris Day) * Imagination (Glenn Miller) * It's Magic (Doris Day) * I've Heard That Song Before (Harry James) * La Vie en Rose (Edith Piaf) * Laura (Woody Herman) * Mam'selle (Art Lund) * The More I See You (Dick Haymes) * Near You (Francis Craig) * New York, New York (Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, & Jules Munshin) * Oh! What It Seemed to Be (Frank Sinatra) * The Old Lamp-Lighter (Sammy Kaye) * Only Forever (Bing Crosby) * Paper Doll (The Mills Brothers) * Powder Your Face with Sunshine (Guy Lombardo) * Red Roses for a Blue Lady (Vaughn Monroe) * Serenade in Blue (Glenn Miller) * Speak Low (Guy Lombardo) * Straighten Up and Fly Right (Nat "King" Cole) * Swinging on a Star (Bing Crosby) * Take the "A" Train (Duke Ellington) * Taking a Chance on Love (Benny Goodman) * That Lucky Old Sun (Frankie Laine) * Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That's an Irish Lullaby) (Bing Crosby) * The Trolley Song (Judy Garland) * You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To (Dinah Shore) * You'll Never Know (Dick Haymes) * Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (James Baskett).
TITLE COMPOSER
Paper Doll Johnny S. Black (composer)
Long Ago and Far Away (from "Cover Girl") Jerome Kern (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
How High the Moon Nancy Hamilton (lyricist); Morgan Lewis (composer)
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered (from "Pal Joey") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Oh! What It Seemed to Be George David Weiss (composer); Bennie Benjamin (composer); Frankie Carle (composer)
Only Forever Johnny Burke (lyricist); James Monaco (composer)
The Anniversary Waltz Dave Franklin (composer); Al Dubin (composer)
How Are Things in Glocca Morra (from "Finian's Rainbow") Burton Lane (composer); E. Y. Harburg (lyricist)
Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans Louis Alter (composer); Edgar Eddie DeLange (lyricist)
Red Roses for a Blue Lady Sid Tepper (composer); Roy C. Bennett (composer)
I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire Eddie Durham (composer); Bennie Benjamin (composer); Sol Marcus (composer); Edward Seiler (composer)
I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
The More I See You (from "Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe") Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
You'll Never Know Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear to Tread) Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Rube Bloom (composer)
Serenade in Blue Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Near You Francis Craig (composer); Kermit Goell (lyricist)
That Lucky Old Sun Beasley Smith (composer); Haven Gillespie (composer)
Chattanooga Choo Choo Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Elmer's Tune Sammy Gallop (composer); Dick Jurgens (composer); Elmer Albrecht (composer)
Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (from "Song of the South") Ray Gilbert (lyricist); Allie Wrubel (composer)
Taking a Chance on Love Vernon Duke (composer); John LaTouche (lyricist); Ted Fetter (lyricist)
I Fall in Love Too Easily Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
Mam'selle Mack Gordon (lyricist); Edmund Goulding (composer)
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows Joseph McCarthy (lyricist); Harry Carroll (composer)
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe Harry Warren (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
The Trolley Song (from "Meet Me in St. Louis") Ralph Blane (composer); Hugh Martin (lyricist)
How About You? Burton Lane (composer); Ralph Freed (lyricist)
At Last Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Take the "A" Train Billy Strayhorn (composer)
Blueberry Hill Al Lewis (composer); Vincent Rose (composer); Larry Stock (composer)
A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes (from "Cinderella") Jerry Livingston (composer); Mack David (composer); Al Hoffman (composer)
Swinging on a Star Johnny Burke (lyricist); Jimmy Van Heusen (composer)
I'm Beginning to See the Light Don R. George (composer); Duke Ellington (composer); Johnny Hodges (composer); Harry James (composer)
Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ral (That's an Irish Lullaby) J. R. Shannon (composer)
Blues in the Night Harold Arlen (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Don't Fence Me In (from "Hollywood Canteen") Cole Porter (composer)
La Vie En Rose (Take Me to Your Heart Again) Mack David (lyricist); Edith Piaf (lyricist); Luis Guglielmi (composer)
I'm in Love Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
As Time Goes By (from "Casablanca") Herman Hupfeld (composer)
The Old Lamplighter Charles Tobias (lyricist); Nat Simon (composer)
You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To (from "Something to Shout About") Cole Porter (composer)
Straighten Up and Fly Right Nat King Cole (composer); Irving Mills (composer)
I've Heard That Song Before Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
Speak Low Kurt Weill (composer); Ogden Nash (lyricist)
I'll Walk Alone Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (composer)
New York New York (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
It's Magic Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
Ballerina Carl Sigman (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Imagination Johnny Burke (lyricist); Jimmy Van Heusen (composer)
Enjoy Yourself Carl Sigman (lyricist); Herb Magidson (composer)
Powder Your Face with Sunshine Carmen Lombardo (composer); Stanley Rochinski (composer)
Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (with Anyone Else but Me) Lew Brown (composer); Charles Tobias (composer); Sam Stept (composer)
A Gal in Calico Leo Robin (lyricist); Arthur Schwartz (composer)