Great Family Songbook (Spiral bound)

A Treasury of Favorite Show Tunes, Sing Alongs, Popular Songs, Jazz & Blues, Children's Melodies, International Ballads, Folk Songs, Hymns, Holiday Jingles, and More for Piano and Guitar

By Dan Fox, Dick Weissman, Sarah Wilkins (Illustrator)

Black Dog & Leventhal, 9781579128609, 272pp.

Publication Date: September 15, 2010

List Price: 19.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


A one-of-a-kind collection of more than 100 songs you love to play and sing, including music and chords for piano and guitar and lyrics for singing right along. The Great Family Songbook lays flat with a convenient spiral binding, so everyone can follow along.

Hours of family fun and entertainment featuring 100 carefully selected songs from every era and for every occasion, from "She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain" and "Clementine," to "Amazing Grace" and "Simple Gifts." Easy music and chords for piano and guitar make even a novice feel accomplished, while accompanying full color illustrations add charm and humor.

Whether your group loves swinging show stoppers, American standards, or gentle folktunes, The Great Family Songbook will hold the key to hours of fun.

About the Author

Dan Fox has written numerous books on music including 17 songbooks for Reader's Digest Books, The John Denver Songbook, The Complete Beatles, as well as songbooks for Kenny Rogers; Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young; and dozens of other stars of rock, folk, and country.  He has also written instruction books for guitar and mandolin, and songbooks for children.  He divides his time between Tarpon Springs, Florida and Hendersonville, North Carolina.

Dick Weissman was a member of the legendary folk trio the Journeymen, with Scott McKenzie and John Phillips.  He has written 13 books on music and the music industry and teaches at the University of Denver.  He lives in Portland, Oregon.