[NAMM] 5 Hal Leonard Real Books
The music print publisher presents five new Real Books at NAMM: The Real Book – Vol. 4, The Real Rock Book, The Real Blues Book, The Real Bluegrass Book and The Real Dixieland Book.
Like their bpredecessor, all are designed to offer songs with no page turns; large, handwritten type easy to see on dark stages; evenly spaced four-to-a-line measures; and straightforward, sight-readable notation.
The Real Book – Vol. 4 (00240296 / $29.99) contains 400 favorites: Ashes to Ashes • Button Up Your Overcoat • Cocktails for Two • Days of Wine and Roses • Down with Love • A Foggy Day (In London Town) • The Good Life • Home • I Got Rhythm • I Hadn't Anyone Till You • If You Could See Me Now • Just Friends • Kansas City • Linus and Lucy • Lonely Girl • Maybe This Time • My Bells • Night and Day • On Broadway • On Green Dolphin Street • Only the Lonely • The Pink Panther • Puttin' on the Ritz • Relaxin' at the Camarillo • Reunion Blues • The Sermon • The Shadow of Your Smile • Side by Side • Smile • Summertime • Sunny • Them There Eyes • and more.
The Real Rock Book (00240313 / $29.99) presents 200 classics from all genres of rock: Against the Wind • Ain't No Sunshine • All Shook Up • American Woman • Bad Moon Rising • Band on the Run • Beast of Burden • Born to Be Wild • California Dreamin' • Dancing in the Street • Free Bird • Give Me One Reason • Hang On Sloopy • Hard Habit to Break • Hey Jude • Highway to Hell • I Love Rock 'N Roll • I Will Survive • La Bamba • Layla • Livin' on a Prayer • Maggie May • Minute by Minute • Money for Nothing • Mustang Sally • Oye Como Va • Pride and Joy • Rhiannon • Roxanne • September • Sir Duke • Smoke on the Water • Takin' It to the Streets • Tempted • Under the Boardwalk • Walk Don't Run • We Are the Champions • Yesterday • Young Americans • and more.
The Real Blues Book (00240264 / $29.99) offers 300 tunes: All Your Love (I Miss Loving) • Baby Please Don't Go • The Blues Is Alright • Boom Boom • Born Under a Bad Sign • Cheaper to Keep Her • Damn Right, I've Got the Blues • Dust My Broom • Every Day I Have the Blues • Five Long Years • Got My Mo Jo Working • Have You Ever Loved a Woman • Hide Away • I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man • Killing Floor • Mama Talk to Your Daughter • Messin' with the Kid • My Babe • Pride and Joy • Reconsider Baby • Smokestack Lightning • Statesboro Blues • Stormy Monday • Sweet Home Chicago • Texas Flood • The Thrill Is Gone • Wang Dang Doodle • and more.
The Real Bluegrass Book (00310910 / $29.99) gathers more than 150 quintessential titles: Alabama Jubilee • Ballad of Jed Clampett • Bill Cheatham • Blue Ridge Mountain Blues • Bury Me Beneath the Willow • Dixie Hoedown • Down to the River to Pray • Foggy Mountain Top • Highway 40 Blues • How Mountain Girls Can Love • I'm Goin' Back to Old Kentucky • John Henry • Keep on the Sunny Side • The Long Black Veil • My Rose of Old Kentucky • Old Train • Pretty Polly • Rocky Top • Sally Goodin • Shady Grove • Wabash Cannonball • Wayfaring Stranger • Wildwood Flower • The Wreck of the Old '97 • and scores more.
There are 250+ songs presented in The Real Dixieland Book (00240355 / $29.99). Tunes include: Alexander's Ragtime Band • Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home • California, Here I Come • Dinah • Down by the Riverside • Georgia on My Mind • Hard Hearted Hannah (The Vamp of Savannah) • Honeysuckle Rose • I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter • Jelly Roll Blues • Lazy River • Makin' Whoopee! • My Baby Just Cares for Me • Puttin' On the Ritz • Smile • Stompin' at the Savoy • Tiger Rag (Hold That Tiger) • When the Saints Go Marching In • and more.
Each of these new Hal Leonard Real Books is for all C instruments and retails for $29.99.
Visit www.halleonard.com for more details.
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