If a song can bring you closer to the person that you really are, and if without that song in print you would have lost that opportunity, then compiling a songbook
is surely worth the effort.
Songs that might seem to add little to a Jewish songbook
On Saturday, December 16, he'll be at the Albert Halls with the Christmas Songbook
show alongside friends Eddi Reader, Karen Matheson, Kris Drever, John McCusker, Ian Carr, Kevin McGuire and the Songbook
Brass Band for a night filled with favourite classics, contemporary carols, tunes and banter.
is at Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff until tomorrow at 8pm.
This UK & Ireland tour, as been booked to play at over 70 venues so far this year, will give everyone a fantastic opportunity to hear his wonderful songbook
played and sung by the brilliant Elio Pace and his magnificent 6-piece band.
Rangers boss Ally McCoist and former SFA chief Gordon Smith have previously mooted the idea of a songbook
Gondek, a graduate of Assumption College who has appeared in numerous area shows and won high praise last year for his performance as the King in the Calliope Productions presentation of "The King and I," will sing songs from the American songbook
in a show titled "Our Love is Here to Stay.
MakeMusic has received a Minnesota Tekne Award for Finale SongBook
, the flee iPad app that allows musicians to view, print, and play music anywhere.
Chris, leading light with Soundgarden and Audioslave, finishes his debut acoustic Songbook
tour of the UK at the venue, and he's lapping up every minute of it.
The Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks
," reissued on CD in 1994, not only consolidated Fitzgerald's place as an singer, but also helped define the concept of the American Songbook
, that nebulous set of jazz and show tunes that spans roughly the first half of the 20th century.
Now The Great American Songbook
is inspiring Welsh musicians Dan Curtis and Laura Coyne, who are performing a series of concerts, including a free one in the foyer of the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff tonight.
Richard, whose family comes from a coal mining background, heads up the five-piece band, Appletwig Songbook
Presents, who will play a selection of tunes which he says will help people reconnect with the region's history.
Filled with rare footage including classic Beatles performances, and also testimony from friends of the pair, Composing the Beatles Songbook
is sure to prove as inspirational as it is educational to songwriters today.
And they will be armed with a new pocket songbook
to help sing Wales to victory.