The public domain song anthology : with modern and traditional harmonization

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The Public Domain Song Anthology by David Berger and Chuck Israels is a collection of 348 popular songs with modern and traditional harmonization for both study and performance. This open educational resource was curated by two leading jazz repertory experts and consists of songs in the US public domain. This anthology is the first of its kind and is free for students and performers to use, adapt, remix, and share. The songs, many of which are at risk of being forgotten, are free of copyright restrictions and are available in multiple formats to promote greater usage and dissemination.
The musical heritage / David Berger
Creating an American musical language / Chuck Israels
How this book got started / Robert Schwartz
The priceless resource / Peter Jaszi. Abide with me
Adeste fideles (O come, all ye faithful)
After the ball
After you've gone
Aggravatin' papa (Don't you try to two-time me)
Ah! sweet mystery of life
Ain't we got fun
Alexander's Ragtime Band
Alice Blue Gown
All by myself
All the pretty little horses (Hush-a-bye)
Alma mater
Aloha 'oe
Amazing grace
America (My country, 'tis of thee)
America the beautiful
Anchors aweigh
Angels we have heard on high
Annie Laurie
(I'll be with you in) Apple blossom time
April showers
The Arkansas traveler
Asleep in the deep
At the jazz band ball
Auld lang syne
Aunt Hagar's blues
Aura Lee
Ave Maria
Away in a manger
Baby, won't you please come home
Ballin' the jack
Balm in Gilead
The band played on
Battle hymn of the republic
Beale St. blues
Beautiful dreamer
Beautiful Ohio
Bill Bailey, won't you please come home?
Billy boy
Blow the man down
The Bowery
Buddy Bolden's blues
Buffalo gals
Bugle call rag (Bugle call blues)
By the beautiful sea
By the light of the silvery moon
The caissons go rolling along
Camptown races
Careless love
Carol of the bells
Carolina in the morning
Carry me back to old Virginia
Casey Jones
Chicago (Chicago, that toddling town)
Columbia the gem of the ocean
Come back to Sorrento (Torna a Surriento)
Comin' thro' the rye
Country gardens (English country garden)
Cradle song (Wiegenlied, Brahms's lullaby)
Daisy Bell
Dallas blues
Dark eyes (Ochi chyornye)
Dear old Southland
Dear old Stockholm (Ack värmeland, du sköna)
Deck the halls (Nos galan)
Deep river
Do it again
Down around the sheltering palms
Down by the old mill stream
Down by the riverside (Ain't gonna study war no more)
Down home rag
Down in the valley (Birmingham jail)
Farewell blues
Fascination (Valse tzigane)
The first noel
Flee as a bird
Flow gently, sweet Afton
The flying trapeze
The foggy, foggy dew
For me and my gal
Forty-five minutes from Broadway
Frankie and Johnny
Frère Jacques
Gee, but it's great to meet a friend from your home town
Git along, little dogies (Whoopie ti yi yo)
Give my regards to Broadway
Glow worm
Go down, Moses (Let my people go)
Go tell Aunt Rhody
Go tell it on the mountain
God rest ye merry gentlemen
Gold and silver waltz
Goober peas
Good King Wenceslas
A good man is hard to find
Goodnight, ladies
Hail to the chief
Hail! hail! the gang's all here!
Happy birthday
Hark! the herald angels sing
Has anybody here seen Kelly?
Hearts and flowers
Hello! my baby
Here we go 'round the mulberry bush
Hesitation waltz
High society
Home on the range
A hot time in the old town
How ya gonna keep 'em down on the farm? (After they've seen Paree)
I ain't gonna give nobody none of my jelly roll
I ain't got nobody
I cried for you
I don't want to play in your yard
I hear a rhapsody
I love a piano
I love you
I love you truly
I never knew (I could love anybody)
I shall not be moved
I used to love you (But it's all over now)
I want a girl just like the girl that married dear old Dad
I was so young (You were so beautiful)
I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate
I'll take you home again, Kathleen
I'm always chasing rainbows
I'm forever blowing bubbles
I'm just wild about Harry
I've been working on the railroad
I've got rings on my fingers
Ida! sweet as apple cider
If you were the only girl in the world
In my merry Oldsmobile
In the evening by the moonlight
In the gloaming
In the good old summer time
In the shade of the old apple tree
In the sweet bye and bye
Indian summer
Indiana (Back home again in Indiana)
It ain't gonna rain no more
It came upon the midnight clear
It's a long way to Tipperary
The jazz me blues
Jeanie with the light brown hair
Jingle bells
John Henry
Joshua fit the battle of Jericho
Joy to the world
Just a closer walk with thee
La cucaracha
La Marseillaise
La paloma
Last night on the back porch
Let me call you sweetheart
Li'l Liza Jane
Linger awhile
Listen to the mockingbird
Little brown jug
Livery stable blues
(The bonnie banks o') Loch Lomond
London Bridge
Londonderry air (Danny boy)
Look for the silver lining
The love nest
Love will find a way
Low bridge! everybody down (Fifteen years on the Erie Canal)
Ma, he's making eyes at me
Macnamara's band
Mademoiselle from Armentières (Hinky dinky parlez-vous)
Make me a pallet on the floor (Atlanta blues)
The man who broke the bank at Monte Carlo
Mary had a little lamb
Mary's a grand old name
Meet me in St. Louis, Louis
Memphis blues
Merry widow waltz (I love you so)
Michael, row the boat ashore
Moonlight bay
Mother Machree
My bonnie lies over the ocean
My buddy
My gal Sal
My honey's loving arms
My love is like a red, red rose
My man
My melancholy baby
My old Kentucky home
My wild Irish rose
Nearer, my God, to thee
Nobody knows the trouble I've seen
Nobody knows you when you're down and out
O little town of Bethlehem
O sole mio!
O Tannenbaum (O Christmas tree)
Oh promise me
Oh, a-rock-a my soul (Bosom of Abraham)
Oh, dear! what can the matter be
Oh, dem golden slippers!
Oh, didn't he ramble
Oh, my darling Clementine
Oh! how I hate to get up in the morning
Oh! you beautiful doll
Old folks at home
The old gray mare
Old Macdonald had a farm
On the Alamo
On the banks of the Wabash far away
On top of old Smoky
Onward Christian soldiers
Over there
Pack up your troubles in your old kit bag and smile, smile, smile
Paper doll
Parade of the wooden soldiers
Peg o' my heart
A perfect day
Play a simple melody
Polly Wolly Doodle
Pomp and circumstance
Poor butterfly
Pop goes the weasel
Pretty baby
A pretty girl is like a melody
Put on your old grey bonnet
Put your arms around me, honey
Red River Valley
Reuben and Rachel
Rock-a-bye baby
Rose of the Rio Grande
Rose of Washington Square
Rose room
Roses of Picardy
Row, row, row your boat
Runnin' wild
Sailor's hornpipe
Santa Lucia
Say it with music
Scarborough Fair
School days
Second line (Joe Avery's blues)
Shall we gather at the river?
She is ma Daisy
She'll be comin' 'round the mountain
Shine on, harvest moon
Shoo fly, don't bother me
The sidewalks of New York
Silent night
Silver threads among the gold
Simple gifts ('Tis the gift to be simple)
Singin' the blues ('Til my daddy comes home)
Sleeping beauty waltz
Some of these days
Somebody stole my gal
Someday sweetheart
Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
Song of India
Song of the Volga boatmen
St. James Infirmary
St. Louis blues
(I'll build a) Stairway to paradise
The Star Spangled Banner
Streets of Laredo (The cowboy's lament)
Sugar blues
Sweet Adeline
Sweet Betsy from Pike
Sweet Genevieve
Swing low, sweet chariot
Swingin' down the lane
Ta-ra-ra boom-de-ay!
'Tain't nobody's biz-ness if I do
Take me out to the ball game
That old gang of mine
That's a plenty
There is a tavern in the town
There'll be some changes made
They didn't believe me
This old man
Three o'clock in the morning
Tico tico no fubá
Tiger rag
Till we meet again
Tin roof blues
Tishomingo blues
A tisket, a tasket
To a wild rose
Toot, toot, tootsie (goodbye)
Turkey in the straw
12th street rag
Twelve days of Christmas
Twinkle, twinkle little star
Vive la compagnie
Wabash blues
Wait till the sun shines, Nellie
Waltzing Matilda
Wang wang blues
Washington and Lee swing
'Way down yonder in New Orleans
Wayfaring stranger
We wish you a merry Christmas
Were you there?
What a friend we have in Jesus
When hearts are young
When I lost you
When Irish eyes are smiling
When Johnny comes marching home
When my baby smiles at me
When the saints go marching in
When you and I were young, Maggie
When you wore a tulip
Where, oh where has my little dog gone?
The Whiffenpoof song
Who's sorry now?
The world is waiting for the sunrise
Yankee doodle
The Yankee doodle boy
Yellow dog blues
The yellow rose of Texas
Yes! we have no bananas
You made me love you
You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine
You'd be surprised
You're a grand old flag
You've got to see mamma ev'ry night (Or you can't see mamma at all).

Additional Information
Subjects Popular music.
Blues (Music)
Spirituals (Songs)
Fakebooks (Music)
Publisher Charlottesville, VA :2020
Edition First edition.
Contributors Berger, David, 1949- editor.
Israels, Chuck, editor.
Music Library Association.
Language English
Principally English words.

Notes "Popular music for study and performance"--Title page.
Lead sheets with two sets of chord symbols (both modern and traditional harmonizations).
"A Music Library Association Open Edition."
Forewords in English.
Description 1 score (xvii, 373 pages) ; 31 cm
ISBN 9781733354301
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