Ultimate Showstoppers: Big Band & Swing

Ultimate Showstoppers: Big Band & Swing

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Each book in this series begins with a two-color, eight-page foreword containing history and photographs, followed by more than 300 pages of the best titles from the Warner Bros. Publications catalog.

Ultimate Big Band & Swing Showstoppers is a swingin' collection of all the best tunes from big bands such as Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, The Dorsey Brothers, Count Basie and others. More than 100 titles including: Ain't Misbehavin' * Begin the Beguine * Chattanooga Choo Choo * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * Get Happy * Goody Goody * I've Got You Under My Skin * It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) * Jeepers Creepers * Jumpin' at the Woodside * Love Walked In * Lullaby of Broadway * The More I See You * Pennsylvania 6-5000 * Smoke Gets in Your Eyes * Stompin' at the Savoy * You'll Never Know * You're the Top and many, many more.


Contents

Title Composer
'S Wonderful (from "Funny Face") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
A String of Pearls (Vocal Version) Jerry Gray (composer); Eddie DeLange (lyricist)
About a Quarter to Nine Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
Ain't Misbehavin' (from "Ain't Misbehavin'") Fats Waller (composer); Andy Razaf (lyricist); Harry Brooks (composer)
Along the Santa Fe Trail Will Grosz (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist); Edwina Coolidge (lyricist)
And the Angels Sing Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Ziggy Elman (composer)
Anything Goes (from "Anything Goes") Cole Porter (composer)
Artistry in Rhythm Stan Kenton (composer)
At Last Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Begin the Beguine (from "Jubilee") Cole Porter (composer)
Bei Mir Bist Du Schon (Means That You're Grand) Saul Chaplin (composer); Sammy Cahn (lyricist); Sholom Secunda (composer); Jacob Jacobs (lyricist)
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered (from "Pal Joey") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight) Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Bernard D. Hanighen (composer)
Body and Soul Robert Sour (lyricist); Edward Heyman (lyricist); Frank Eyton (lyricist); John Green (composer)
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Don Raye (contributor); Hughie Prince (contributor)
But Not for Me (from "Girl Crazy") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Bye Bye Blackbird Ray Henderson (composer); Mort Dixon (lyricist)
Chattanooga Choo Choo Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Dancing in the Dark (from "The Band Wagon") Arthur Schwartz (composer); Howard Dietz (lyricist)
Dancing on the Ceiling (He Dances on My Ceiling) (from "Evergreen") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
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)
Embraceable You (from "Girl Crazy") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear to Tread) Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Rube Bloom (composer)
Forty Second Street (from "42nd Street") Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
G.I. Jive Johnny Mercer (composer)
Get Happy Harold Arlen (composer); Ted Koehler (lyricist)
Give Me the Simple Life Rube Bloom (composer); Harry Ruby (lyricist)
Goody-Goody Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Matt Malneck (composer)
Happy Days Are Here Again Jack Yellen (composer); Milton Ager (composer)
Heartaches John Klenner (contributor); Al Hoffman (contributor)
I Can't Begin to Tell You Mack Gordon (lyricist); James Monaco (composer)
I Concentrate on You (from "Broadway Melody of 1940") Cole Porter (composer)
I Could Write a Book (from "Pal Joey") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
I Didn't Know What Time It Was Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
I Found a Million Dollar Baby (In a Five and Ten Cent Store) Mort Dixon (contributor); Billy Rose (contributor); Harry Warren (contributor)
I Get a Kick Out of You (from "Anything Goes") Cole Porter (composer)
I Had the Craziest Dream Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
I Only Have Eyes for You Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
I Want to Be Happy (from "No No, Nanette") Vincent Youmans (contributor); Irving Caesar (contributor)
I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise George Gershwin (composer); Buddy DeSylva (lyricist); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
I'll Never Smile Again Ruth Lowe (contributor)
I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles Nat Vincent (composer); John Kellette (composer)
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You Ned Washington (lyricist); George Bassman (composer)
I'm Just Wild About Harry Eubie Blake (composer); Noble Sissle (lyricist)
I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
I've Got a Heart Filled with Love (For You Dear) Al Jacobs (lyricist); Joseph Meyer (composer)
In a Shanty in Old Shanty Town Joe Young (lyricist); Ira Schuster (composer); Jack Little (composer)
In the Still of the Night (from "Rosalie") Cole Porter (composer)
It All Depends on You Ray Henderson (contributor); Lew Brown (contributor); B. G. DeSylva (contributor)
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (lyricist)
It's De-Lovely (from "Red, Hot and Blue") Cole Porter (composer)
Jealousy (Vocal) Jacob Gade (composer); Vera Bloom (lyricist)
Jeepers Creepers Harry Warren (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Jumpin' at the Woodside (Instrumental) William Count Basie (composer)
Just One of Those Things (from "High Society") Cole Porter (composer)
Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) (from "Paris") Cole Porter (composer)
Louisiana Hayride Arthur Schwartz (contributor); Howard Dietz (contributor)
Love Walked In George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Lullaby of Broadway (from "Gold Diggers of 1935") Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
Minnie, the Moocher Cab Calloway (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor)
Moonlight Serenade (Instrumental) Glenn Miller (composer)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
My Heart Belongs to Daddy Cole Porter (contributor)
My Heart Stood Still Richard Rodgers (contributor); Lorenz Hart (contributor)
Nice Work If You Can Get It (from "Damsel in Distress") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
One O'Clock Jump Count Basie (composer)
Pennies from Heaven Johnny Burke (lyricist); Arthur Johnston (composer)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Jerry Gray (composer); Carl Sigman (lyricist)
Rhapsody in Blue George Gershwin (composer)
Satin Doll (Instrumental) Billy Strayhorn (composer); Duke Ellington (composer)
Scatterbrain Frankie Masters (lyricist); Kahn Keene (lyricist); Carl Bean (contributor); Johnny Burke (lyricist)
Serenade in Blue Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
Skylark Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes Jerome Kern (contributor); Otto Harbach (contributor)
Sometimes I'm Happy Vincent Youmans (contributor); Irving Caesar (contributor); Clifford Grey (contributor)
Star Dust Hoagy Carmichael (composer); Mitchell Parish (lyricist)
Stompin' at the Savoy (Instrumental Version) Benny Goodman (composer); Edgar Sampson (composer); Chick Webb (composer)
A Sunday Kind of Love Barbara Belle (contributor); Louis Prima (contributor); Anita Leonard (contributor); Stan Rhodes (contributor)
Sweet Georgia Brown Maceo Pinkard (composer); Ben Bernie (composer); Kenneth Casey (composer)
Tea for Two (from "No, No, Nanette") Irving Caesar (lyricist); Vincent Youmans (composer)
That's All (from "Tootsie") Bob Haymes (composer); Alan Brandt (composer)
The Birth of the Blues (from "George White's Scandals") Lew Brown (lyricist); Buddy DeSylva (lyricist); Ray Henderson (composer)
The Gold Diggers' Song (We're in the Money) Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down Cliff Friend (composer); Dave Franklin (composer)
The More I See You (from "Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe") Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
This Can't Be Love (from "The Boys from Syracuse") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
This Time the Dream's on Me Harold Arlen (contributor); Johnny Mercer (contributor)
A Tisket a Tasket
Two O'Clock Jump Harry James (contributor); Count Basie (contributor); Benny Goodman (contributor)
Where or When (from "Babes in Arms") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
With Plenty of Money and You Harry Warren (contributor); Al Dubin (contributor)
You Do Something to Me (from "50 Million Frenchmen") Cole Porter (composer)
You Go to My Head Haven Gillespie (lyricist); J. Fred Coots (composer)
You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby Harry Warren (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
You Oughta Be in Pictures Edward Heyman (lyricist); Dana Suesse (composer)
You'll Never Know Harry Warren (composer); Mack Gordon (lyricist)
You're Getting to Be a Habit with Me Harry Warren (composer); Al Dubin (lyricist)
You're My Everything Harry Warren (contributor); Mort Dixon (contributor); Joe Young (contributor)
You're the Top (from "Anything Goes") Cole Porter (composer)

Additional Information

Series: Ultimate Showstoppers
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Version: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Format: Book
Page Count: 356
Item Number: 00-MFM0209
ISBN 10: 0-7579-9338-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-9338-1
UPC: 654979035534

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