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Father Abraham
By Meridith Johnson
You set the price! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Country
A short song/poem telling the story of Father Abraham.
Sheet Music How Can I Make It Through Christmas
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
In C Major, this song is about love lost and the lonliness of the holidays. A Lyrics Only sheet in 18 point font size is for vocalists who have learned the melody. Guitar chords are noted above the grand staff. A template for a Transposition Wheel is included for those who need one.
Sheet Music Right Thing To Do
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Key is Bb major and theme of this CW song is an illicit love affair that must end. A Lyrics Only sheet is included for vocalists who have learned the melody. Lyrics also appear in the staff score. Guitar chords are noted and the template for a Transposition Wheel is included along with a sample graphic of the finished product. The wheel, used for key changes, can be cut out and constructed.
Sheet Music (My Paradise Is) Just A Wedding Ring Away
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This upbeat CW song was written in the 1970s. A "Lyrics Only" sheet is included for vocalists who have learned the melody. In addition to bass and treble clef music, guitar chords are noted above the vocals melody line. The music is in the Key of F Major.
Sheet Music I See Goodbyes In Your Eyes
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This Country-Western ballad was written in the 1970s. In addition to the music of melody (treble clef) and basic chords (bass clef) is a vocal clef with lyrics below and guitar chord notations above. The key is F Major.
Sheet Music I Must Say Goodbye To A Lady
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Written in the 1970s, this CW ballad is in the Key of F and contains melody notes in the treble clef and basic chords in the bass clef. A vocal clef also has melody notes with lyrics underneath and guitar chord notations above.In addition, there is a Lyrics Only sheet for vocalists who have learned the melody. By presenting basic chords in the music, the musician can more easily improvise.
Sheet Music Grand Ole Opry Music In My Soul
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This song is a tribute to the country music performed at the Grand Old Opry in Nashville, TN. It was written in the 1970s and is in the Key of F. Lyrics are in the sheet music and there also is a separate "Lyrics Only" sheet for vocalists to use.
Sheet Music All The Angels Aren't In Heaven
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This Country-Western song is in the key of F. The sheet music includes lyrics and there also is a "Lyrics Only" sheet for vocalists. The lyrics for this song appear in the novel "Texas Bootstomp Boogie."
Sheet Music I'm Lying Here Loving You
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This song was written in the 1970s when Lee performed at piano bars in Madison, WI. The lyrics were included in the novel "Texas Bootstomp Boogie," which she wrote in 2012-2013.
Sheet Music Old Fashioned Sunday Afternoon
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This song was written in the late 1970s for submission to a songwriting contest. Lee was among the winners. The theme is an old fashioned family reunion with lots of food and music. The lyrics appear in the novel "Texas Bootstomp Boogie." In the sheet music ebook, a lyric sheet is included for vocalists. Lee performed the song with key changes, although the music is written only in the Key of F.
Sheet Music (Two Guitars, an Old Piano) Hank and Elvis and Me
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Lee wrote this song in 1974 in Madison, WI. It begins with a spoken Introduction followed by four verses in which the vocalist, a pianist, dreams of playing songs and singing with Hank Williams and Elvis Presley in heaven and details the two star's inspirational words during the dream. Hank performs a special act. Then there is a spoken section and closing Chorus. It is in the Key of F Major.
Sheet Music I'm The Lucky One
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Written in the late 1970s, this Country-Western song is for piano and vocalist and includes chords that can be used by guitarists. This ballad is written in the key of C major and uses basic chords so instrumentalists can improvise. A lyrics only page is included for a vocalist who has learned the melody. A transposition wheel can be helpful to place song in a more convenient key.
Sheet Music To Yesterday Goodbye
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Written in the late 1970s, this Country-Western song is for piano and vocalist and includes chords that can be used by guitarists. This ballad is written in the key of C major and uses basic chords so instrumentalists can improvise. A lyrics only page is included for a vocalist who has learned the melody. A transposition wheel can be helpful to place song in a more convenient key.
Sheet Music Come Back To My Arms
By Lee Gabor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This song is featured in the romantic mystery Texas Bootstomp Boogie, a novel. Music is in the Key of F major. In addition to the sheet music with lyrics and also chord notations for guitarists, there is a page that contains (in 18 point font) the lyrics only. This may be helpful to a vocalist who has learned the melody of the song. Simple chords are used to allow personalized arrangements.
Writing Hit Country Song Lyrics
By Eric Kent Edstrom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The songwriting book you can finishing reading in one sitting! Short and to the point, the fundamentals of country songwriting are covered in an an easy-to-read style. The author (a songwriter and former host of the Hit Hackers Podcast) has analyzed hundreds of hit songs to distill what they have in common.
Gabby's Gold: Anecdotes of Classic Country Music Artists, Writers and Musicians
By Ken Tyson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Country
For over forty years Gabby has been in the radio business playing classic country music – that era of country music from the birth of the Nashville Sound in the late nineteen fifties, to the eighties. This book is an exhilarating collection of stories and anecdotes of many of Gabby’s personal experiences while working with the biggest-named Nashville stars and other people in the business.
Music City Myth A Songwriter's Survival Guide
By E. Don Harpe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Country
Music City Myth is an insider's look at the choices, rewards, and the possible perils that await would be songwriters and entertainers who decide to come to Nashville with the hope of making it in the glamorous but often gritty world of country music. Songs sharks do indeed swim in Nashville's murky waters, and this book just might be the one thing that keeps you from becoming fish food.
Some Memories - Growing Up With Marty Robbins
By Andrew Means
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Country
“Some memories just won’t die,” country music legend Marty Robbins sang in one of his final recordings before his death from heart failure on December 8th, 1982. In this memoir, his twin sister Mamie tells journalist Andrew Means about the childhood she shared with Marty in and around Phoenix, Arizona, in the 1920s and ’30s.