Decade by Decade 1980s

Decade by Decade 1980s
Ten Years of Popular Hits Arranged for Easy Piano

Arranged by Dan Coates Piano Book Level: Easy Piano Item: 00-27948
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Dan Coates's Decade by Decade series is jam-packed with the best pop music of the 20th century. Never before has there been an Easy Piano collection with so many chart-toppers by award-winning performers and songwriters. Descriptions of each piece are included to broaden understanding of pop music history and to put all of these megahits into perspective. Each song also includes lyrics and chord symbols. With so many years of great songs, the Decade by Decade series is sure to appeal to pianists of all levels and ages.

Titles: After All * Always * At This Moment * Bad * Beat It * Billie Jean * The Boys of Summer * Broken Wings * Cherish * Crazy for You * Don't You Know What the Night Can Do? * Drive * Endless Love * Eye of the Tiger * Fame * Heaven Is a Place on Earth * Higher Love * Hold on to the Nights * If I Could Turn Back Time * Is This Love * Morning Train * Open Arms * Piano in the Dark * Right Here Waiting for You * Take My Breath Away * That's What Friends Are For * The Way You Make Me Feel * We Are the World * When I See You Smile * Who's That Girl? * Wind Beneath My Wings * You Are the Girl.

Sample Pages


Title Composer
After All (Love Theme from "Chances Are") Tom Snow (composer); Dean Pitchford (composer)
Always Jonathan Lewis (composer); Wayne Lewis (composer); David Lewis (composer)
At This Moment Billy Vera (composer)
Bad Michael Jackson (composer)
Beat It Michael Jackson (composer)
Billie Jean Michael Jackson (composer)
Broken Wings Richard Page (composer); Steve George (composer); John Lang (composer)
Cherish Madonna Ciccone (composer); Pat Leonard (composer)
Crazy for You John Bettis (composer); Jon Lind (composer)
Don't You Know What the Night Can Do? Steve Winwood (composer); Will Jennings (composer)
Drive Ric Ocasek (composer)
Endless Love Lionel Richie (composer)
Eye of the Tiger (from "Rocky III") Jim Peterik (composer); Frankie Sullivan III (composer)
Fame (from "Fame") Michael Gore (composer); Dean Pitchford (lyricist)
Heaven Is a Place on Earth Rick Nowels (composer); Ellen Shipley (composer)
Higher Love Steve Winwood (composer); Will Jennings (composer)
Hold On to the Night Richard Marx (composer)
If I Could Turn Back Time Diane Warren (composer)
Is This Love Jim Peterik (composer); Frankie Sullivan III (composer)
Morning Train (Nine to Five) a/k/a 9 to 5 Florrie Palmer (composer)
Open Arms Steve Perry (composer); Jonathan Cain (composer)
Piano in the Dark Brenda Russell (composer); Jeff Hull (composer); Scott Cutler (composer)
Right Here Waiting Richard Marx (composer)
Take My Breath Away Giorgio Moroder (composer); Tom Whitlock (lyricist)
That's What Friends Are For (from "Night Shift") Carole Bayer Sager (lyricist); Burt Bacharach (composer)
The Boys of Summer Don Henley (composer); Mike Campbell (composer)
The Way You Make Me Feel Michael Jackson (composer)
The Wind Beneath My Wings (from "Beaches") Jeff Silbar (composer); Larry Henley (composer)
We Are the World Lionel Richie (composer); Michael Jackson (composer)
When I See You Smile Diane Warren (composer)
Who's That Girl (Main Title) Madonna Ciccone (composer); Pat Leonard (composer)
You Are the Girl Ric Ocasek (composer)

Additional Information

Series: Decade by Decade
Arranged by: Dan Coates
Instrument: Piano
Format: Book
Page Count: 144
Item Number: 00-27948
ISBN 10: 0-7390-4722-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-4722-4
UPC: 038081306117

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