- 1 Grand Canyon Sunrise
- 2 City of Stars
- 3 Amazing Grace
- 4 On The Sunny Side of the Street
- 5 Here Comes The Sun
- 6 From Sea To Shining Sea
- 7 The Road Not Taken
- 8 The Rhythm of Life
- 9 On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
- 10 Get Happy (incomplete)
- 11 Winds of the 60’s
- 11.1 Winds of the 60’s — Notes
- 11.2 Winds of the 60’s — Accompaniment
- 11.3 Both sides Now — Joni Mitchell
- 11.4 Downtown — Petula Clark
- 11.5 Moon River — Audrey Hepburn
- 11.6 I Want to To Hold Your Hand — The Beatles
- 11.7 Up, Up and Away — Fifth Dimension
- 11.8 Traces — Classics IV
- 11.9 Blowin’ in the Wind — Bob Dylan
Below, you will find some practice tracks for the current semester.
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Grand Canyon Sunrise
City of Stars
La La Land (2016 Movie) Official Clip – “City Of Stars”
On The Sunny Side of the Street
(With a soft-shoe dancer!)
A Duet by Tony Bennett & Willie Nelson
A cool, modern version.
Here Comes The Sun
The Original Beatles Recording
From Sea To Shining Sea
The Road Not Taken
The Rhythm of Life
Sammy Davis Jr “The Rhythm Of Life” (Sweet Charity, 1969
To get you into the mood, and just for fun, check out this performance from “Sweet Charity” back in 1969.
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
Get Happy (incomplete)
Judy Garland – Get Happy – Summer Stock – 1950
The song is most associated with Judy Garland, who performed it in her last MGM film Summer Stock (1950) and in live concert performances throughout the rest of her life.
Winds of the 60’s
Jenn created the following two tracks for Winds of the 60’s:
Winds of the 60’s — Notes
Winds of the 60’s — Accompaniment
Here are the original recordings, to help you get in the groove of the 60s.