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The Comden & Green Songbook
Betty Comden and Adolph Green
Item: 00-34010
UPC: 038081376554
ISBN 10: 0739064924
ISBN 13: 9780739064924
PRICE: No Longer Available
Category: Personality Book
Format: Book
Instrument: Piano/Vocal/Chords
Version: Piano/Vocal/Chords
During their long career, Betty Comden and Adolph Green wrote lyrics for some of the Broadway and film world's greatest composers, including Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne, Cy Coleman, and Andre Previn. A Comden and Green lyric was always fun, poignant, witty, intelligent, and well-crafted. This book features 27 of their best-loved songs, as well as a song-by-song analysis and a special appreciation by Phyllis Newman (Mrs. Adolph Green). Titles: Comes Once in a Lifetime * If You Hadn't But You Did * Just in Time * Lonely Town * Make Someone Happy * Never Met a Man I Didn't Like * Never Never Land * New York, New York * The Party's Over * and more.
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Captain Hook’s Waltz (from "Peter Pan") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Make Someone Happy (from "Do Re Mi") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
You Mustn't Feel Discouraged (from "Fade Out-Fade In") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Moses (from "Singin' in the Rain") Roger Edens (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
My Own Morning (from "Hallelujah! Baby") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
It's Love (from "Wonderful Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
If You Hadn't but You Did (from "Two on the Aisle") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Comes Once in a Lifetime (from "Subways Are for Sleeping") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Fireworks Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
The French Lesson (from "Good News") Roger Edens (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Be a Santa (from "Subways Are for Sleeping") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Being Good Isn’t Good Enough (from "Hallelujah! Baby") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Long Before I Knew You (from "Bells Are Ringing") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Ohio Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
The Party's Over (from "Bells Are Ringing") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Lucky to Be Me (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Some Other Time (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Lonely Town (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
New York New York (from "On the Town") Leonard Bernstein (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Look Around (from "The Will Rogers Follies") Cy Coleman (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
On the Twentieth Century (from "On the Twentieth Century") Cy Coleman (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Never Met a Man I Didn't Like (from "The Will Rogers Follies") Cy Coleman (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Learn to Be Lonely (from "A Dolls Life") Larry Grossman (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Just in Time (from "Bells Are Ringing") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
When the Weather's Better (from "Hallelujah! Baby") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
I Like Myself Andre Previn (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)
Never Never Land (from "Peter Pan") Jule Styne (composer); Betty Comden (lyricist); Adolph Green (lyricist)