Mostly Intermediate Guitar Books
Be Mine: Love Songs
Croon a tune from yesteryear with this delightful collection of popular love songs from the early 1900s plus an original written a century later. Lyrics and chord symbols with two harmony parts and a new melody written for each tune.
The new melody, an improv idea helpful in learning more about improvisation, can be played as a second chorus or along with the original melody for a contrapuntal sound. Tunes in the book:
C treble clef book for guitar. Other books available to play with friends: alto clef book, bass clef book, Bb book, Eb book, and F book.
Songs of Patriots
Play and sing the songs that trace America's history through the centuries! Through extensive research in America's archives, we found many songs popular in their day that somehow slipped through the cracks. And we did our best to use the oldest version of each song.
Songs of Patriots includes the following 30 songs, chord symbols and fretboard fingerings, and various versions of lyrics and some parodies:
Historical information about each song is located at the back of this 84-page book. All arrangements plus an original by Valarie Morris.
For the two tunes that are written in keys with too many flats, we show the capo position with transposed chords and fretboards. Books are also available for piano/vocal and accordion/vocal.
Holidays in Harmony
Enjoy Holidays in Harmony, a collection of wonderful new arrangements of tunes popular in this country (along with one new holiday tune) and 5 popular tunes from other countries.
The tunes can be played as solos, duets, in 3-part harmony, or in 4-part harmony. Each book in this series includes all 4 parts for the 12 tunes in the book:
This 8-book series of flexible instrumentation (or mix and match) books includes chord symbols for every tune and lyrics in native languages with English translations. The piano accompaniment book includes scores for all the tunes and stories about holiday celebrations in various countries.
In addition to the C treble clef book for guitars, these books are also available: C alto clef book, C bass clef book, Bb book, Eb book, F book, and G book. Any instruments can play together.
The piano accompaniment book with scores is $24.99. Books are also available for
solo piano and solo accordion.
Animal Anthology Books
Enjoy each Animal Anthology book of 18 exciting new tunes for beginning to intermediate guitarists of all ages! Develop playing techniques—dynamics, articulations, phrasing, and expression.
Animal Anthology: Land Lovers
Animal Anthology: Water Play
In each book:
For more information, including catalog codes, please see our catalog.
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