The Ray Charles 80th Anniversary Sheet Music Collection

The Ray Charles 80th Anniversary Sheet Music Collection

Ray Charles Piano/Vocal/Guitar Book Item: 00-37217

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This collectible songbook celebrates the enduring legacy of Ray Charles at the 80th anniversary of his birth. Each sheet music transcription accurately renders his signature piano riffs and solos, and provides lyrics, vocal melodies, and chord changes. Ray Charles had three simple words of advice for achieving success: "Practice, practice, practice." With 28 fun and challenging transcriptions of some of popular music's most enduring standards, this collection gives pianists the opportunity to practice the techniques of the "Genius" himself. Titles: * Ain't That Love * America the Beautiful * Busted * Christmas in My Heart * Come Rain or Come Shine * Crazy Love * Georgia on My Mind * Hallelujah I Love Her So * Here We Go Again * Hit the Road Jack * I Can't Stop Loving You * I've Got a Woman * Let the Good Times Roll * Let's Go Get Stoned * Mary Ann * Mess Around * Night Time Is the Right Time * One Mint Julep * Over the Rainbow * Ruby * Seven Spanish Angels * Sinner's Prayer * That Lucky Old Sun * That Spirit of Christmas * This Little Girl of Mine * Unchain My Heart * What'd I Say * You Don't Know Me.

Sample Pages


Title Composer
Mary Ann Ray Charles (composer)
One Mint Julep Rudolph Toombs (composer)
This Little Girl of Mine Ray Charles (composer)
Come Rain or Come Shine Harold Arlen (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Unchain My Heart Bobby Sharp (composer); Teddy Powell (composer)
The Right Time Lew Herman (composer)
America the Beautiful Katherine Lee Bates (lyricist); Ray Charles (lyricist); Samuel Ward (composer)
That Spirit of Christmas Parnell Davison (composer); Joel D. Webster (composer); Mabel John (composer)
Here We Go Again Russell "Red" Steagall (composer); Donnie H. Lanier (composer)
Christmas in My Heart Douglas D. Fraser (composer); Julia Fraser (composer); Rose M. Winters-Bierek (composer)
You Don't Know Me Eddy Arnold (composer); Cindy Walker (composer)
Busted Harlan Howard (composer)
Hit the Road Jack Percy Mayfield (composer)
I Got a Woman Ray Charles (composer); Renald J. Richard (composer)
Mess Around Ahmet Ertegun (composer)
Hallelujah I Love Her So Ray Charles (composer)
Sinners Prayer Lowell Fulson (lyricist); Lloyd C. Glenn (composer)
Over the Rainbow (from "The Wizard of Oz") Harold Arlen (composer); E. Y. Harburg (lyricist)
Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Stuart Gorrell (lyricist)
Ruby Mitchell Parish (lyricist); Heinz Roemheld (composer)
I Can't Stop Loving You Don Gibson (contributor)
That Lucky Old Sun Beasley Smith (composer); Haven Gillespie (composer)
What'd I Say Ray Charles (composer)
Let the Good Times Roll Leonard Lee (composer); Shirley Goodman (composer)
Ain't That Love Ray Charles (composer)
Crazy Love Van Morrison (composer)
Let's Go Get Stoned Valerie Simpson (composer); Josephine Armstead (composer); Nickolas Ashford (composer)
Seven Spanish Angels Troy Seals (composer); Eddie Setser (composer)

Additional Information

Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Guitar
Version: Piano/Vocal/Guitar
Format: Book
Page Count: 180
Item Number: 00-37217
ISBN 10: 0-7390-7819-4
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-7819-8
UPC: 038081415499

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