The Rock & Roll Guitar Big Book

Item: 00-GFM0108

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Alfred's Guitar Big Book series presents the best songs of each decade and each genre in complete note-for-note guitar tab transcriptions. Most books in the series are well over 250 pages and contain 30 to 40 or more songs each. With over 20 books in the series, the Big Books are a great way to build a complete reference library of all your favorite songs.

This folio contains 60 of the greatest rock & roll titles from the '50s, '60s and the '70s by legendary performers written in tab and standard notation. Artists include: Roy Orbison, Animals, Diamonds, Three Dog Night, Beatles, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Elvis Presley, Steppenwolf, Isely Brothers, Johnny Rivers, Eddie Cochran, Ray Charles, The Platters, Surfaris, Elton John, The Flamingos, Little Richard, Bill Haley and the Comets, Ricky Nelson, Bobby Vinton, Gladys Knight, Bobby Day, Shep and the Limelites, Drifters, and many more!


Title Composer
(We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock Max Freedman (composer); Jimmy De Knight (composer)
(Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher and Higher Raynard Miner (composer); Carl Smith (composer); Gary Jackson (composer)
Ain't That a Shame Dave Bartholomew (composer); Antoine "Fats" Domino (composer)
Beyond the Sea (La Mer) Charles Trenet (composer); Jack Lawrence (lyricist); Albert Lasry (composer)
Blue Angel Roy Orbison (contributor); Joe Melson (contributor)
Blue Monday Dave Bartholomew (contributor); Antoine Domino (contributor)
Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins (composer)
Blue Velvet Bernie Wayne (composer); Lee Morris (composer)
Boppin' the Blues Howard Griffin (composer); Carl Perkins (composer)
Born to Be Wild Mars Bonfire (composer)
Brandy (You're a Fine Girl) Elliot Lurie (composer)
Claudette Roy Orbison (contributor)
Crocodile Rock Elton John (contributor); Bernie Taupin (contributor)
Daddy's Home James Sheppard (contributor); William Miller (contributor)
Do You Want to Know a Secret? John Lennon (composer); Paul McCartney (composer)
Crying Joe Melson (composer); Roy Orbison (composer)
Down the Road a Piece Don Raye (composer)
Gimme Some Lovin' Steve Winwood (composer); Muff Winwood (composer); Spencer Davis (composer)
Good Golly Miss Molly Robert Blackwell (contributor); John Marascalco (contributor)
Hello, Mary Lou (Goodbye Heart) Gene Pitney (composer); Cayet Mangiaracina (composer)
Honky Tonk Bill Doggett (contributor); Clifford Scott (contributor); Billy Butler (contributor); Henry Glover (contributor)
I Only Have Eyes for You Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
I Want to Hold Your Hand John Lennon (composer); Paul McCartney (composer)
I Want to Walk You Home Antoine "Fats" Domino (composer)
I Will Follow Him Norman Gimbel (contributor); Arthur Altman (contributor); Jacques Plant (contributor); J.W. Stole (contributor)
I'm Walkin' Dave Bartholomew (composer); Antoine Domino (composer)
In the Midnight Hour Steve Cropper (composer); Wilson Pickett (composer)
It's My Party John Gluck, Jr. (composer); Herb Wiener (composer); Wally Gold (composer)
Keep a Knockin' Richard Penniman (contributor)
La Bamba Ritchie Valens (arranger)
Tequila Chuck Rio (contributor)
Let It Be Me Gilbert Becaud (contributor); Mann Curtis (contributor); Pierre Delanoe (contributor)
Lightning Strikes Lou Christie (contributor); Twyla Herbert (contributor)
Magic Carpet Ride Rushton Moreve (contributor); John Kay (contributor)
Mama Told Me Not to Come Randy Newman (composer)
Midnight Train to Georgia Jim Weatherly (contributor)
Milk Cow Blues Kokomo Arnold (contributor)
Mrs. Brown You've Got a Lovely Daughter Trevor Peacock (composer)
Mystery Train Herman Parker, Jr. (composer); Sam C. Phillips (composer)
Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel) Roy Orbison (contributor); Joe Melson (contributor)
Peter Gunn (from "Peter Gunn") Henry Mancini (composer)
Please Please Me John Lennon (contributor); Paul McCartney (contributor)
Pledging My Love Don Robey (contributor); Ferdinand Washington (contributor)
Ramrod Al Casey (composer)
Rockin' Robin Jimmie Thomas (composer)
Runaround Sue Ernie Maresca (composer); Dion Di Mucci (composer)
Runaway Del Shannon (composer); Max D. Crook (composer)
Save the Last Dance for Me Doc Pomus (lyricist); Mort Shuman (composer)
Secret Agent Man P. F. Sloan (contributor); Steve Barri (contributor)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes Jerome Kern (contributor); Otto Harbach (contributor)
Summertime Blues Jerry Capehart (composer); Eddie Cochran (composer)
Shout O'Kelly Isley (contributor); Ronald Isley (contributor); Rudolph Isley (contributor)
The House of the Rising Sun (Animals Version) Alan Price (arranger)
The Stroll Clyde Otis (contributor); Nancy Lee (contributor)
The Wanderer Ernie Maresca (composer)
This Diamond Ring Irwin Levine (composer); Bob Brass (composer); Al Kooper (composer)
Town Without Pity Ned Washington (contributor); Dimitri Tiomkin (contributor)
Walking to New Orleans Antoine "Fats" Domino (composer)
What'd I Say Ray Charles (composer)
Wipe Out The Surfaris (composer)

Additional Information

Series: Guitar Big Book Series
Instrument: Guitar
Version: Authentic Guitar TAB
Format: Book
Page Count: 208
Item Number: 00-GFM0108
ISBN 10: 0-7579-7837-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-7837-1
UPC: 654979021032

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