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03-03-2015, 04:52 AM
A few more titles added to the PDF scans of vintage ukulele music:

And Still They Fall In Love
Barnacle Bill The Sailor
Believe It Or Not, It's Always You
Birmingham Bertha
Broadway Baby Dolls
Dixie Dawn
Headin' For Louisville
It Had To Be You (Guitar)
Let A Smile Be Your Umbrella
Oh! You Have No Idea
Oh, You Beautiful Doll (Guitar)
Once In A Lifetime
One Girl, The
One Kiss
Out Of The Dawn
Out Of The Tempest
Out Of Town Gal
Ready For The River
Red Hair
Right Out Of Heaven
Room With A View
Si Tu Vois Suzon
That Big Rock Candy Mountain
That Stolen Melody
They Landed Over Here From Over There
Un Coin De Ciel Bleu
We Sat Beneath The Maple On The Hill
Will You Be Sorry
Woman Disputed I Love You

If you ordered or received a set recently, let me know and I can zip these and put them on Dropbox.

03-04-2015, 09:37 AM
Yes please Ian.
Especially Ready For The River!
Many thanks,

03-08-2015, 01:57 AM
A couple more since then plus a small song book from 1927 I have to scan this weekend...

03-12-2015, 11:29 AM
I found some new items online, too so I added them as well. Mostly dated 1924-25. I'll have a zip file ready this weekend.

03-13-2015, 04:22 AM
Thanks Ian.

03-13-2015, 12:44 PM
I bought this collection, and it's great. Fascinating to scroll through the history and to benefit from the efforts of so many composers/players/singers. And some of these tunes are a challenge to play.

03-14-2015, 03:03 AM
Yes, some of the arrangements are, shall we say, less than perfect. Breen's stuff is usually better, but still I find you have to tinker with many of the chords to make them sound "just right."

There are a few songbooks - Pocketful is one - that have simplified arrangements. Some of these are actually better than the original song sheets.