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September 13, 2014
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Best of Idina Menzel

September 12, 2014
Menzel, Idina.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014].
1 vocal score (80 p.) ; 31 cm.
Contents: Brave -- Defying Gravity -- For The First Time In Forever -- I Dreamed A Dream -- I Stand -- I'm Not That Girl -- Let It Go -- No Good Deed -- Poker Face -- Take Me Or Leave Me.
Brave -- Defying gravity (from Wicked) -- For the first time in forever (from Frozen) -- I dreamed a dream (from Les miserables) -- I stand -- I'm not that girl (from Wicked) -- Let it go (from Frozen) -- No good deed (from Wicked) -- Poker face (from Glee) -- Take me or leave me (from Rent).

One-man guitar jam : how to use riffs, bass lines, and rhythm patterns for self-accompaniment while soloing

September 5, 2014
Nelson, Troy, author.
1 score (244 pages) ; 31 cm
"Audio demos of all 150 guitar jams are available for download or streaming" [code required] -- Page [4] of cover.
Blues -- Rock -- Jazz -- Country -- Funk.


August 14, 2014
Williams, Pharrell, composer, lyricist.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2014]
1 vocal score (88 pages) ; 31 cm.
For voice and piano; with chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
"EMI Music Publishing ; exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard" --Page [4] of cover.
Marilyn Monroe / words and music by Pharrell Williams, Mike Einziger, Ann Marie Calhoun and Hans Zimmer -- Brand new -- Hunter -- Gush / words and music by Pharrell Williams and Hans Zimmer -- Happy -- Come get it Bae -- Gust of wind / words and music by Pharrell Williams, Thomas Bangalter and Guy Manuel Homem Cristo -- Lost queen -- Freq -- Know who you are -- It girl.

Greatest hits chapter one

August 13, 2014
Clarkson, Kelly, 1982-
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2014]
1 vocal score (111 pages) ; 31 cm
For piano, voice, and guitar; includes chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
Since U been gone -- My life would suck without you -- Miss Independent -- Stronger (What doesn't kill you) -- Behind these hazel eyes -- Because of you -- Never again -- Already gone -- Mr. Know It All -- Breakaway -- Don't you wanna stay -- Walk away -- Catch my breath -- People like us -- Don't rush -- A moment like this -- I'll be home for Christmas.

Top 100 Christmas worship songbook.

August 13, 2014
Brentwood, TN : Brentwood-Benson Music Publications 2014.
1 score (207 pages) ; 23 cm.
Includes brief opening theme in notation, not sheet music for entire songs.
"Includes complete lyrics, chord symbols & guitar chord diagrams"--Cover.
Adore him -- All creation sing (Joy to the world) -- Angels from the realms of glory (Trad) -- Angels from the realms of glory (Chapman) -- Angels we have heard on high (Trad) -- Angels we have heard on high (Pardo) -- Angels we have heard on high (Deo) -- Awaken us -- Away in a manger with Sleep on -- Because of your tender mercy -- Born in Bethlehem -- Born is the King (It's Christmas) -- Born that we may have life -- Celebrate the child -- Christmas angels -- Christmas offering -- Come, thou long-expected Jesus -- Come to save us -- Deck the halls -- Emmanuel (Broham) -- Emmanuel (Morgan) -- Emmanuel (Smith) -- Emmanuel (Hallowed manger ground) -- End of exile -- Everything glorious -- Fall on your knees -- Fear not -- Follow the light -- For the glory of the King -- For who you really are -- Glory in the highest -- Glory to God -- Go, tell it on the mountain -- God coming down -- God in flesh and blood -- God rest ye merry, gentlemen -- God with us -- Good Christian men, rejoice! -- Hark! The herald angels sing (Trad) -- Hark! The herald angels sing/King of heaven -- Here is our King -- Higher -- Holy, holy, holy (God with us) -- Hunger and thirst -- I heard the bells on Christmas day -- Immanuel (Card) -- Immanuel (Townend) -- It came upon a midnight clear -- Jesus, what a beautiful name -- Joy has dawned (Across the world) -- Joy of every longing heart (Waiting for you) -- Joy to the world (Oh for joy) -- Joy to the world (Trad) -- Joy to the world (Unspeakable joy) -- Joyful (The one who saves) -- Joyful, joyful -- King of heaven -- Let the world sing gloria -- Let us adore -- Light has come (A Christmas blessing) -- Light of the world -- Messiah -- Newborn King -- O come, all ye faithful/We adore you -- O come, be born again -- O come, let us adore him -- O come, o come, Emmanuel (Chapman) -- O come, o come, Emmanuel (Crowder) -- O holy night! -- O little town of Bethlehem -- O rejoice -- Our King has come -- Peace, hope and joy with Joy to the world! -- Prepare him room -- Real -- Redeemer King -- Shout for joy -- Silent night (Emmanuel) Silent night! Holy night! -- Sing -- Sing joy -- Sing we now of Christmas -- The first Noel -- This is Christmas with O come, all ye faithful -- This is our God with What child is this? -- This is salvation -- This must be the place -- Thou didst leave thy throne -- Unto us -- We adore you, Jesus -- We have a savior -- We have our savior -- What can I do? -- What child is this? -- What love has done -- When hope came down -- Winter snow -- You are loved -- Your name.

Big fish

August 12, 2014
Lippa, Andrew, composer, lyricist.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2014]
1 score (127 pages) ; 31 cm
"Vocal selections."
"Based on the novel Big Fish by Daniel Wallace and the Columbia Pictures film screenplay by John August."
Be the hero -- The witch -- Stranger -- Two men in my life -- Out there on the road -- Time stops -- Daffodils -- Fight the dragons -- i don't need a roof -- What's next -- How it ends. -- Bonus selections. This river between us ; A story of my own ; Stranger (key of B♭).

World's favorite 138 easy to play melodies for accordion : compiled and edited by Albert Gamse ; arranged by Stephan Sechak.

August 5, 2014
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation
1 score (160 pages) ; 31 cm.

Mel Bay presents 100 tunes for piano accordion : French Canadian, Cape Breton, Scottish, Shetland, New England, and Southern old time traditions

August 4, 2014
Pacific, MO : Mel Bay, c2001.
112 p. of music ; 30 cm.
"Complete with fingering, left-hand notation and chord symbols. Appropriate for any G clef instrument."

Alfred's Teach yourself to play accordion : everything you need to know to start playing now!

July 31, 2014
Davidson, Miriam (Musician), author.
Van Nuys, CA : Alfred Music Publishing Co., c2005.
96 p. of music : ill. ; 30 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Includes compact disc.


July 30, 2014
Michele, Lea.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2014]
1 vocal score (71 pages) ; 31 cm
Cannonball -- On my way -- Burn with you -- Battlefield -- You're mine -- Thousand needles -- Louder -- Cue the rain -- Don't let go -- Empty handed -- If you say so.

Welcome to the new

July 28, 2014
MercyMe (Musical group)
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2014?]
1 vocal score (80 pages) ; 31 cm
Includes chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
Welcome to the new -- Gotta let it go -- Shake -- Greater -- Finish what He started -- Flawless -- New lease on life -- Wishful thinking -- Burn baby burn -- Dear younger me.

Contemporary Broadway vocal duets : 31 songs from 19 musicals.

July 25, 2014
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014].
1 vocal score (239 p.) ; 30 cm.
For voice and piano, with chord symbols.
As long as you're mine -- Crazier than you -- Don't do sadness/Blue wind -- Elaborate lives -- Falling slowly -- For good -- Here right now -- I just can't walk away (Say it now) -- I think I got you beat -- I'm all alone -- Legally blonde -- Live before we die -- More than I am -- The most amazing thing -- Music of my soul -- No more -- Schadenfreude -- Secondary characters -- Something to believe in -- The song that goes like this -- Take it like a man -- Tell her -- Three little words -- Together again -- Travel song -- Two nobodies in New York -- We're not done -- What is this feeling -- When the sun goes down -- The word of your body -- Written in the stars.

Complete anniversaries for piano

July 17, 2014
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.
New York : Boosey & Hawkes, 2014.
1 score (50 p.) ; 31 cm.
Four Anniversaries (1948) -- Five Anniversaries (1949-51) -- Seven Anniversaries (1942-43) -- Thirteen Anniversaries (completed 1988).

A gentleman's guide to love and murder : vocal selections

July 17, 2014
Lutvak, Steven, composer, lyricist.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014]
1 vocal score (126 pages) ; 30 cm
Includes composer's note.
13 songs from the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical.
I don't know what I'd do without you -- Foolish to think -- I don't understand the poor -- Poison in my pocket -- Poor Monty -- Better with a man -- Inside out -- Lady Hyacinth abroad -- Why are all the D'Ysquiths dying? -- Sibella -- I've decided to marry you -- Stop! Wait! What?! -- That horrible woman.

Beautiful : the carole King musical

July 17, 2014
King, Carole.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014].
1 score (vocal selections) (112 p.) ; 30 cm.
25 songs from the musical inspired by the life and songs of Carole King. Contents: Be-Bop-A-Lula -- Beautiful -- Chains -- Happy Days Are Here Again -- He's Sure The Boy I Love -- I Feel The Earth Move -- It Might As Well Rain Until September -- It's Too Late -- The Loco-Motion -- (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman -- Oh! Carol -- On Broadway -- One Fine Day -- Pleasant Valley Sunday -- So Far Away -- Some Kind Of Wonderful -- Take Good Care Of My Baby -- Up On The Roof -- Uptown -- Walking In The Rain -- We Gotta Get Out Of This Place -- Who Put The Bomp (In The Bomp Ba Bomp Ba Bomp) -- Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow) -- You've Got A Friend -- You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'.


July 17, 2014
Flaherty, Stephen, composer.
1 vocal score (89 pages) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Selected songs from the Broadway musical.
For voice and piano; includes chord symbols.
Ain't down yet -- My noise ain't broken -- Raining -- Patriotic -- The flip side -- Adrian -- Fight from the heart -- In the ring -- Happiness -- I'm done -- Keep on standing.

100 movie songs for piano solo.

July 17, 2014
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014]
399 pages ; 31 cm
Motion picture music arranged for piano solo; without lyrics.
Across the stars (Star wars, episode II, attack of the clones) -- An affair to remember (Our love affair) (An affair to remember) -- Al di là (Rome adventure) -- As time goes by (Casablanca) -- As last (Orchestra wives) -- Baby elephant walk (Hatari!) -- Beauty and the beast (Beauty and the beast) -- Believe (The Polar Express) -- Bella's lullaby (Twilight) -- Ben (Ben) -- Ben Hur (Prelude and main theme) (Ben Hur) -- Born free (Born Free) -- Brian's song (Brian's song) -- Cavatina (The deer hunter) -- A certain smile (A certain smile) -- Charade (Charade) -- Dawn (Pride and prejudice) -- Days of wine and roses (Days of wine and roses) -- Dear heart (Dear heart) -- The desert song (The desert song) -- The dreame (Sense and sensibility) -- Dreams to dream (An American tail, Fievel goes west) -- Drinking song (The student prince) -- Endless love (Endless love) -- Theme from E.T. (The extra-terrestrial) -- Forty-second Street (42nd Street) -- Gabriel's oboe (The mission) -- The godfather (Love theme) (The godfather) -- Goldfinger (Goldfinger) -- Gonna fly now (Rocky) -- The good, the bad and the ugly (The good, the bad and the ugly) -- Happy days are here again (Chasing rainbows) -- He loves and she loves (Funny face) -- The high and the mighty (The high and the mighty) -- How the West was won (Main title theme) -- I have a dream (Mamma mia!) -- Theme from Ice castles (Through the eyes of love) -- If I only had a brain (The wizard of Oz) -- Il postino (The postman) (Il postino) -- It might be you (Tootsie) -- James Bond theme -- Jessica's theme (Breaking in the colt) (The man from Snowy River) -- Last tango in Paris (Last tango in Paris) -- Les bicylettes de Belsize (Les bicylettes de Belsize) -- Live and let die (Live and let die) -- Live for life (Live for life) -- Look through my eyes (Brother bear) -- Lullaby of Broadway (The gold diggers of 1935, 42nd Street) -- The magnificent seven (The magnificent seven) -- The man from Snowy River (Man title theme) -- The man from U.N.C.L.E. (The man from U.N.C.L.E.) -- Midnight cowboy (Midnight cowboy) -- Moonraker (Moonraker) -- The music of goodbye (Out of Africa) -- My heart will go on (Love theme from 'Titanic') -- New York, New York (On the town) -- Theme from "New York, New York" -- Nobody does it better (The spy who loved me) -- On golden pond (On golden pond) -- On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe (The Harvey girls) -- Our love affair (Strike up the band) -- Out here on my own (Fame) -- Over the rainbow (The wizard of Oz) -- Pieces of dreams (Little boy lost) (Pieces of dreams) -- The Pink Panther (The Pink Panther) -- Platoon swims (Flags of our fathers) -- Raiders march (Raiders of the lost ark) -- The rainbow connection (The Muppet movie) -- Romeo and Juliet (Love theme) -- The rose (The rose) -- Ruby (Ruby Gentry) -- Theme from "Schindler's list" -- The second time around (High time) -- Secret love (Calamity Jane) -- Sex and the city theme -- Singin' in the rain (Singin' in the rain) -- Some day my prince will come (Snow White and the seven dwarfs) -- Somewhere (West Side story) -- Somewhere in time (Somewhere in time) -- Somewhere out there (An American tail) -- Spartacus (Love theme) (Spartacus) -- Star Wars (Main theme) -- Song from M*A*S*H (Suicide is painless) (M*A*S*H) -- (Theme from) A summer place -- Tammy (Tammy and the bachelor) -- Tara's theme (My own true love) (Gone with the wind) -- There you'll be (Pearl Harbor) -- Those magnificent men in their flying machines (Those magnificent men in their flying machines) -- Three coins in the fountain (Three coins in the fountain) -- The trolley song (Meet me in St. Louis) -- True love (High society) -- Two for the road (Two for the road) -- The way we were (The way we were) -- When you wish upon a star (Pinocchio) -- The wind beneath my wings (Beaches) -- The windmills of your mind (The Thomas Crown affair) -- With malice toward none (Lincoln) -- You only live twice (You only live twice) -- You stepped out of a dream (Ziegfeld girl) -- Theme from "Zorba the Greek."
None of the lyrics, but all of the music to one hundred of our favorite movie songs. From An affair to remember to Zorba the Greek, you'll be tickling the ivories to classic tunes and forgotten standards.

High hopes : piano/vocal/guitar

July 16, 2014
Springsteen, Bruce.
1 score (104 pages) ; 31 cm
High hopes -- Harry's place -- American skin (41 shots) -- Just like fire would -- Down in the hole -- Heaven's wall -- Frankie fell in love -- This is your sword -- Hunter of invisible game -- The ghost of Tom Joad -- The wall -- Dream baby dream.

The giant book of classic rock sheet music : easy piano

July 14, 2014
Van Nuys, CA : Alfred Music, [2014]
1 score (212 pages) ; 31 cm.
For easy piano. Includes chord symbols and some interlinear lyrics.
Additional lyrics printed as text.
50 ways to leave your lover (Paul Simon) -- Africa (Toto) -- All along the watchtower (Jimi Hendrix) -- All my love (Led Zeppelin) -- Behind blue eyes (The Who) -- Big yellow taxi (Joni Mitchell) -- Blinded by the light (Manfred Mann's Earth Band) -- Blowin' in the wind (Bob Dylan) -- Born to run (Bruce Springsteen) -- Bridge over troubled water (Simon and Garfunkel) -- Closer to the heart (Rush) -- Dancing in the moonlight (King Harvest) -- Do you feel like we do (Peter Frampton) -- Don't stop believin' (Journey) -- Faithfully (Journey) -- Fool in the rain (Led Zeppelin) -- From me to you (The Beatles) -- Give up the funk (Tear the roof off the sucker) (Parliament) -- Going up the country (Canned Heat) -- I love L.A. (Randy Newman) -- I saw her standing there (The Beatles) -- Like a rolling stone (Bob Dylan) -- Live and let die (Paul McCartney) -- Love reign o'er me (The Who) -- Money (Pink Floyd) -- Nights in the white satin (The Moody Blues) -- Paranoid (Black Sabbath) -- P-Funk (Wants to get funked up) (Parliament) -- Pinball wizard (The Who) -- River (Joni Mitchell) -- Saturday in the park (Chicago) -- She loves you (The Beatles) -- She's a rainbow (The Rolling Stones) --The sound of silence (Simon and Garfunkel) -- Space oddity (David Bowie) -- St. Stephen (Grateful Dead) -- Stairway to heaven (Led Zeppelin) -- Thunder road (Bruce Springsteen -- Tom Sawyer (Rush) -- Uncle John's Band (Grateful Dead) -- A whiter shade of pale (Procol Harum) -- Wild horses (The Rolling Stones) -- Woodstock (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young) -- You can't always get what you want (The Rolling Stones)

Tangled : music from the motion picture soundtrack

July 14, 2014
Menken, Alan.
[Burbank, Calif.] : Walt Disney Music Co. : Wonderland Music Co. ; Milwaukee, WI : Distributed by Hal Leonard, c2010.
1 vocal score (40 p.) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
For voice and piano, with chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
At head of title: Disney.
When will my life begin? -- Mother knows best -- I've got a dream -- I see the light -- Healing incantation -- Something that I want / music and lyrics by Grace Potter.


July 11, 2014
Lady Gaga.
Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard, [2014].
1 score (piano/vocal/guitar) (117 p.) ; 30 cm.
Music from the album by Lady Gaga. Contents: -- Applause -- ARTPOP -- Aura -- Do What U Want -- Donatella -- Dope -- Fashion! -- G.U.Y. -- Gypsy -- Jewels N' Drugs -- Manicure -- Mary Jane Holland -- Sexxx Dreams -- Swine -- Venus. Explicit content.

The gig book : country hits.

July 2, 2014
London : Wise, c2009.
271 p. of music : ports. ; 22 cm.
"Over 100 classic songs by the biggest names in country music in melody line arrangements, with complete lyrics, chord symobls and guitar chord boxes. Plus the story of country music, complete with photos"--Back cover.
Raindrops keep falling on my head -- San Quentin -- Boy named Sue -- Coat of many colors -- 1970s: A good year for the roses -- I recall a gypsy woman -- Always on my mind -- Take me home, country roads -- Tie a yellow ribbon 'round the old oak tree -- Behind closed doors -- Jolene -- Annie's song -- Blanket on the ground -- I will always love you -- Let your love flow -- Talking in your sleep -- She believes in me -- He stopped loving her today -- Lucille -- Devil went down to Georgia -- 1980s: Islands in the stream -- All my ex's live in Texas -- From a distance -- When you say nothing at all -- Copperhead Road -- If tomorrow never comes -- 1990s: Love can build a bridge -- He thinks he'll keep her -- Pretty little Adriana -- You're still the one -- There's your trouble -- Amazed

The bass handbook : the complete guide to mastering the bass guitar

July 1, 2014
Ashton, Adrian.
1 score (271 pages) : illustrations (some color) + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)
Disc includes the key musical exercises from the book and examples.

Top-requested Christmas sheet music : 36 holiday favorites in a variety of styles.

June 24, 2014
Van Nuys, CA : Alfred Pub. Co., [2013].
1 score (112 p.) ; 31 cm.
For voice and piano; includes chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.
Angels we have heard on high -- Auld Lang Syne -- Believe -- Blue Christmas -- Deck the halls -- Feliz Navidad -- The first noel -- Go tell it on the mountain -- Good King Wenceslas -- Happy Xmas (War is over) -- Hark! the herald angels sing -- Have yourself a merry little Christmas -- A holly, jolly Christmas -- I'll be home for Christmas -- It's the most wonderful time of the year -- Jingle bells -- Joy to the world -- The little drummer boy -- O Christmas tree -- O come, all ye faithful (Adeste Fidelus) -- O come, o come, Emmanuel -- O holy night -- O little town of Bethlehem -- Rockin' around the Christmas tree -- Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer -- Santa baby -- Santa Clause is comin' to town -- Silent night -- Silver and gold -- Sleigh ride -- The twelve days of Christmas -- Up on the housetop -- We three kings of Orient are -- We wish you a merry Christmas -- When Christmas comes to town -- You're a mean one, Mr. Grinch.

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