80 Years of Popular Music: The Forties

80 Years of Popular Music: The Forties

Item: 00-MF9825

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Titles in this 57-song collection include: Autumn Serenade * Blues in the Night * Chattanooga Choo Choo * Don't Fence Me In * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me) * Fools Rush In * I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good * I'll Walk Alone * Laura * New York, New York * Pennsylvania 6-5000 * Rum and Coca-Cola * Shangri-La * Two O'Clock Jump * You Stepped Out of a Dream and more.


Title Composer
Again Dorcas Cochran (lyricist); Lionel Newman (composer)
Almost Like Being in Love (from "Brigadoon") Frederick Loewe (composer); Alan Jay Lerner (lyricist)
Along the Santa Fe Trail Will Grosz (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist); Edwina Coolidge (lyricist)
Artistry in Rhythm Stan Kenton (composer)
At Last Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Autumn Serenade Sammy Gallop (contributor); Peter De Rose (contributor)
Baby Face Benny Davis (lyricist); Harry Akst (composer)
Be My Love Nicholas Brodszky (contributor); Sammy Cahn (contributor)
Blues in the Night Harold Arlen (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Candy Mack David (contributor); Joan Whitney (contributor); Alex Kramer (contributor)
Cement Mixer (Put-Ti, Put-Ti) Slim Gaillard (contributor); Lee Ricks (contributor)
Chattanooga Choo Choo Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Don't Fence Me In (from "Hollywood Canteen") Cole Porter (composer)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore Duke Ellington (composer); Bob Russell (lyricist)
Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (with Anyone Else but Me) Lew Brown (composer); Charles Tobias (composer); Sam Stept (composer)
Down Argentina Way Harry Warren (contributor); Mack Gordon (contributor)
Elmer's Tune Sammy Gallop (composer); Dick Jurgens (composer); Elmer Albrecht (composer)
Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear to Tread) Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Rube Bloom (composer)
G.I. Jive Johnny Mercer (composer)
Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe Harold Arlen (contributor); E. Y. Harburg (contributor)
How About You? Burton Lane (composer); Ralph Freed (lyricist)
I Can't Begin to Tell You Mack Gordon (lyricist); James Monaco (composer)
I Fall in Love Too Easily Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good Paul Francis Webster (lyricist); Duke Ellington (composer)
I Had the Craziest Dream Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
I'll Walk Alone Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (composer)
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows Joseph McCarthy (lyricist); Harry Carroll (composer)
I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover Harry Woods (composer); Mort Dixon (composer)
I'm Nobody's Baby Benny Davis (contributor); Milton Ager (contributor); Lester Santly (contributor)
It's a Great Day for the Irish Roger Edens (contributor)
It's Magic Jule Styne (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist)
It's You or No One Sammy Cahn (lyricist); Jule Styne (composer)
Jersey Bounce Bobby Plater (contributor); Tiny Bradshaw (contributor); Edward Johnson (contributor); Buddy Feyne (contributor)
Jumpin' at the Woodside (Vocal) Count (William James) Basie (composer); Jon Hendricks (contributor)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Mairzy Doats Jerry Livingston (composer); Al Hoffman (composer); Milton Drake (composer)
Moonlight Serenade (Instrumental) Glenn Miller (composer)
New York New York (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe Harry Warren (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Jerry Gray (composer); Carl Sigman (lyricist)
Racing with the Moon Vaughn Monroe (contributor); Pauline Pope (contributor); Johnny Watson (contributor)
Red Roses for a Blue Lady Roy C. Bennett (contributor); Sid Tepper (contributor)
Rum and Coca-Cola Al Stillman (lyricist); Morey Amsterdam (lyricist); Jeri Sullavan (composer); Paul Baron (composer)
Serenade in Blue Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Skylark Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Taking a Chance on Love Vernon Duke (composer); John LaTouche (lyricist); Ted Fetter (lyricist)
Shangri-La Robert Maxwell (composer); Carl Sigman (composer); Matt Malneck (composer)
That Lucky Old Sun Beasley Smith (composer); Haven Gillespie (composer)
The Boy Next Door (from "Meet Me in St. Louis") Ralph Blane (composer); Hugh Martin (composer)
The More I See You (from "Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe") Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
The Trolley Song (from "Meet Me in St. Louis") Ralph Blane (composer); Hugh Martin (lyricist)
Trav'lin' Light Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Jimmy Mundy (composer); Trummy Young (contributor)
Two O'Clock Jump Benny Goodman (composer); Count Basie (composer); Harry James (composer)
Wabash Cannon Ball
You Stepped Out of a Dream Nacio Herb Brown (composer); Gus Kahn (lyricist)
You'll Never Know Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)

Additional Information

Series: 80 Years of Popular Music
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Version: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Format: Book
Page Count: 148
Item Number: 00-MF9825
ISBN 10: 0-7692-6723-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-7692-6723-4
UPC: 029156954043

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