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Birmingham City Council

Catalogue of Dance Band Sets - A - F


Music Library
Birmingham Central Library
Chamberlain Square
Birmingham B3 3HQ

Tel 0121 303 2482
Fax 0121 464 1177
E-mailmusic.library@birmingham.gov.uk

This catalogue is arranged in one sequence, alphabetically by song title:


Where more than one song is published in a set, cross-references guide you to the catalogue listing. Where a work has been edited or arranged, the name of the editor or arranger is given.

The Music Library has several hundred dance band sets. Only the titles in this list are available at present. The remainder of our stock is in store, and uncatalogued, although they may be seen by appointment.

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A


AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER
(Adamson, McCarey, Warren)
Piano, 5 Saxes, 3 Trumpets, Trombone, Drums, Bass, Guitar

AH! BUT IT HAPPENS
(Dunham & Kent)
I WENT DOWN TO VIRGINIA
(Evans & Mann)
Piano, 2 violins, 4 trumpets, 5 saxes, 2 trombones, drums, bass, guitar

ALL BY MYSELF
Irvin Berlin Medley
piano, violins, 4 saxes, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, bass, drums, guitar

ALWAYS TRUE TO YOU IN MY FASHION
(Cole Porter)
SO IN LOVE
Piano, Violins, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, 5 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

AMERICAN PATROL

F W Meacham)
Piano, conductor, 3 violins, viola, cello, flute, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 4 saxes, bass, 2 drums, guitars

ANY MOMENT NOW

see MORE AND MORE

ANYTHING YOU CAN DO
MOONSHINE LULLABY

Irving Berlin) From Annie Get Your Gun
Piano, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, 4 saxes, drums, bass, guitar, violins

ASK YOUR HEART

see Ev'rything's been done before

AT THE CAFE RENDEZVOUS
see Happy times

B


BABY IT'S COLD OUTSIDE
(Loesser)
BUBBLE - LOO BUBBLE - LOO
(Carmichael & Webster)
piano, violins, 3 trumpets, 5 saxes, bass, drums, vocal

THE BAION

Raleigh & Alencar)
piano, violins, cello, flute, clarinet, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 5 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

BALI, HA'I

Rodgers & Hammerstein)
YOUNGER THAN SPRING TIME

from South Pacific
piano, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 5 saxes, bass, drums

BANDWAGON, THE

See: I guess I'll have to change my plan

(A) BEAUTIFUL LADY IN BLUE

See: Family Album Waltz

BETTER LUCK NEXT TIME

Irving Berlin)
STEPPIN' OUT WITH MY BABY

piano, violins, 4 saxes, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, bass, drums, guitar

BIRD'S EYE

(Harry Hayes)

piano, trumpet, 2 saxes, bass, guitar, drums

BLUE ORCHID
(Hoagy Carmichael)
NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, THE

Lewis & Baer)
piano, violins, cello, 2 trumpets, trombone, 3 saxes, bass, drums

BOOGIE WOOGIE (The Original)

SMITH: Clarence 'Pine-top'
Arr: Dave Burton
piano, trumpet, trombone, 3 saxes, bass or guitar, drums

BOOMPS-A-DAISY

Annette Mills)
piano, violins, 3 trumpets, 3 saxes, 2 trombones, drums, bass, banjo & guitar

BOPPIN' THE BOOGIE
(Al Tolano)
piano, trumpet, 4 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

BUBBLE-LOO BUBBLE-LOO

(Carmichael & Webster)
See: BABY IT'S COLD OUTSIDE

BUTTONS AND BOWS

Livingstone & Evans)
ISN'T IT ROMANTIC

Rodgers and Hart)
piano, violins, 4 saxes, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass, drums, guitar

C


CARIBBEAN HONEYMOON

Barry White)
Lead sheet, piano conductor, 4 saxes, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass, drums, guitar

CONCERT IN THE PARK

see: You grow sweeter as the years go by

The CONTINENTAL
& LEARNING

Herb Magidson & Con Conrad) Orch: by Jack Mason
piano conductor, violins, cello, 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, trombone, bass, drums

The COPENHAGEN POLKA
See: How do you speak to an angel

CORN PICKIN'

See: I'm happy about the whole thing

COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS, INSTEAD OF SHEEP

See: White Christmas

I WISH I COULD SHIMMY LIKE MY SISTER KATE

A J Piron)
Arr: by Bernard Ebbinghouse
piano conductor and vocal, violins, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, 5 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

CUPFUL OF SUNSHINE
piano, violin conductor, lyrics, 5 saxes, 3 trombones, 3 trumpet, bass, drums, guitar

D


DANGER! HEARTBREAK AHEAD
(Stutz & Barefoot)
FOOLISHLY YOURS
(Simms & Joy)
piano, violins, 2 trumpets, trombone, 3 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

DANCING IN THE DARK

Dietz & Schartz)
piano, 2 violins, 5 saxes, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, guitar, bass, drums

DAYDREAMING

Mercer & Warren)
STRANGER IN PAREE, THE
(Dubin & Warren)
piano, 2 violins, cello, vocal trio, clarinet, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 4 saxes, guitar, bass, drums

DID YOU EVER SEE A DREAM WALKING?
(Gordon & Revel)
MY LOVE, MY LIFE

(Livingston & Evans)

piano, 2 violins, 2 trombones, 4 saxes, 2 trumpets, bass, guitar, drums

DOIN' WHAT COMES NATURALLY
(Irving Berlin)
I GOT LOST IN HIS ARMS

from: 'Annie get your gun'
piano, violins, 3 trumpets, 4 saxes, 2 trombones, guitar, bass, drums

DOLL MEDLEY
(Arr: M Michaelhoff)
Introducing: 'Dainty doll', 'Lonesome little doll', 'Little Dutch doll', 'The doll dance', 'The wedding of the painted doll'
piano conductor, 4 violins, viola, cello, bass, clarinets in Bb, flute, 3 trumpets, trombone, saxes, banjo and guitar, drums and effects

DON'T FENCE ME IN

Cole Porter)
WHAT ARE YOU DOIN' THE REST OF YOUR LIFE?

Koehler & Lane)
piano, 2 violins, trombone, 2 trumpets, 3 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES

Slim Willet)
piano, 2 Violins A-B-C, 5 saxes, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, guitar, drums, bass

DOWN BY THE OLD ZUYDER ZEE
(Walter Pullan)
piano, violins, 4 saxes, 3 trumpets, drums, bass, guitar

DOWN BY THE RIVER

See: Soon (there'll just be the two of us)

E


ELEGANT 80s- WALTZ MEDLEY

Orch: Sydney Baynes
piano conductor, 2 violins, 2 trumpets, 3 saxes, trombone, cello, bass, G banjo, drums

ENCHANTING EYES

(Leslie Bridgmont)
piano, accordion, 3 violins, viola, cello, trumpet, clarinet, flute, bass, trombone, drums, bass, guitar

ESPECIALLY FOR YOU

(Tucker & Grogan)
piano conductor, 2 violins, cello, 2 trumpets, 3 saxes, trombone, drums, bass, guitar

EV'RY NIGHT AT SEVEN

See also:Too late now

EV'RYTHING'S BEEN DONE BEFORE
(Adamson, Knopf & De Rose)
ASK YOUR HEART
(Mendoza)
piano conductor, 2 violins, cello, vocal trio, 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, trombone, drums, bass, 2 banjos

F


FAIRY ON THE CHRISTMAS TREE

Hunter & Parr-Davies)
piano, 2 violins, cello, vocal trio, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 4 saxes, bass, drums, guitar

FAMILY ALBUM WALTZ

(From 'Tonight at eight-thirty' by Noel Coward)
A BEAUTIFUL LADY IN BLUE
by J Fred Coots
piano conductor, 1st violins, cello, 2 trumpets, trombone, 3 saxes, banjo & guitar, bass, drums

FOOLISHLY YOURS

see: Danger! Heartbreak ahead

FOREVER DARLING
(Cahn & Kaper)
piano, violins, 2 trombones, 3 trumpets, 5 saxes, drums, bass


Catalogue of Sets for Dance Band - G - P
Catalogue of Sets for Dance Band - Q - Z
Guide to using the catalogue
How to borrow
Performance Sets page
Big Band Catalogue