Book: about DIN A4, 92 pages
Online: Sounds of the songs, videos
Best for: for beginner and sligthly advanced players
Hank Williams (1923 – 1953) was one of the best known and most successful country musicians and songwriters in the USA. He has influenced numerous musicians and is always in the top third in all polls and listings – best singer, best songwriter, best artist. For example, Rolling Stone ranked him 13th in their list of “Best Songwriters of All Time”.
The tones of the melodies were prepared with simple symbols, the rhythm of the tones is given by the classical music notation.
The sounds of the songs are available online in a sound player with adjustable playback speed.
Web address and access data in the book.
For beginner and slightly advanced player.
Song list: A Home in Heaven / Alone and Forsaken / Angel of Death / Are you Walkin and A-Talkin for the Lord / Baby, we’re really in love / Bayou Pon Pon / California Zaphyr / Calling you / Cold, cold Heart / Dear Brother / Help me understand / Hey, good lookin’ / Honky Tonk Blues / Honky Tonkin’ / Howlin’ at the Moon / I can’t help it (If I’m still in love with you) / I don’t care (If tomorrow never comes) / I saw the light / I won’t be home no more / I’m so lonesome I could cry / Jambalaya (On the Bayou) / Long gone lonesome Blues / Lost on the River / Me and my broken heart / My love for you has turned to hate / Never again (Will I knock on your Door) / On the Banks of the Old Pontchartrain / Pan American / The Alabama Waltz / The Blues come around / There’s a Tear in my Beer / Wealth won’t save your soul / Why should we try anymore / You win again / Your Cheatin’ Heart