New Hal Leonard Publications
By HC News |
Here are some new folk publications from Hal Leonard that have either just been released or are due off press soon.
Americana Classics – Strum Together
This new, easy-to-use format features melody, lyrics, and chord diagrams for five popular folk instruments: standard ukulele, baritone ukulele, guitar, mandolin, and banjo. Enjoy strumming and singing 68 traditional American folksongs with your friends: Blowin' in the Wind · City of New Orleans · Down to the River to Pray · The Erie Canal · Folsom Prison Blues · Gentle on My Mind · Hey, Good Lookin' · House of the Rising Sun · I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow · Keep on the Sunny Side · King of the Road · Leaving on a Jet Plane · The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down · The Red River Valley · Sixteen Tons · Take Me Home, Country Roads · Tennessee Waltz · This Land Is Your Land · Wade in the Water · You Are My Sunshine · and many more.
HL00121922 / $16.99
101 Mandolin Tips
by Fred Sokolow
Book with Online Audio
Ready to take your playing to the next level? Renowned fretted instrument performer and teacher Fred Sokolow presents valuable how-to insight that mandolin players of all styles and levels can benefit from. The text, photos, music, diagrams, and accompanying audio provide a terrific, easy-to-use resource for a variety of topics, including playing tips, practicing tips, accessories, mandolin history and lore, practical music theory, and much more!
HL00119493 / $14.99
Ukulele Fake Book
This collection is nearly bigger than your uke! Over 400 songs packed into one convenient songbook that lets you play all the songs you've ever wanted to, including: All Shook Up · Blowin' in the Wind · California Dreamin' · Don't Worry, Be Happy · Edelweiss · Free Fallin' · Georgia on My Mind · Hallelujah · Hey, Soul Sister · Hotel California · Imagine · Jambalaya · Kokomo · Lean on Me · Margaritaville · Over the Rainbow · Proud Mary · Que Sera, Sera · Rolling in the Deep · Singin’ in the Rain · Stand by Me · Tears in Heaven · Ukulele Lady · Viva La Vida · What a Wonderful World · Your Cheatin' Heart · Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah · and hundreds more! Includes chord grids for soprano, concert and tenor ukuleles. Comb bound.
HL00138652 / $45.00
The Hal Leonard Banjo Play-Along series will help you play your favorite songs quickly and easily with incredible backing tracks to help you sound like a bona fide pro! Just follow the banjo tab, listen to the demo track on the CD to hear how the banjo should sound, and then play along with the separate backing tracks. The CD is playable on any CD player and also is enhanced so Mac and PC users can adjust the recording to any tempo without changing the pitch! Each Banjo Play-Along pack features eight cream of the crop songs.
This volume includes: Ain't It Enough · The Cave · Forget the Flowers · Ho Hey · Little Lion Man · Live and Die · Switzerland · Wagon Wheel.
HL00119867 / $14.99
Hal Leonard Folk Banjo Method
For 5-String Banjo
by Michael Bremer
The Hal Leonard Folk Banjo Method is designed for anyone just learning to play folk-style 5-string banjo. This easy-to-use beginner's guide takes you through the basics with a focus on strumming and accompaniment, featuring traditional tunes to learn and play, plus audio tracks demonstrating every example and song in the book. The price of this book includes access to audio tracks online, for download or streaming, using the unique code inside the book! Covers: the basics; tuning; chords; strumming patterns & variations; picking styles; hammer-ons, pull-offs and slides; playing in different keys; and more!
HL00123219 / $14.99