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Cowboy Songs: 62 Classic Saddle Songs

 

Series: Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook
Various Composers
Hal Leonard Publications 2005
Size: 9" x 12"
192 pages

When the good folks at Hal Leonard needed assistance for their Cowboy Songs collection, Gene Autry Entertainment was happy to help. Gene's movie and radio performances, along with sheet music from his extensive collection, provided just the research they needed to create this thoroughly enjoyable songbook. Sheet music and lyrics for songs heard 'round the campfire on the lone prairie include: "Back in the Saddle Again," "Dude Ranch Cowhands," "Happy Trails," "I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart," "Listen to the Rhythm of the Range," "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend)," "Sing Me a Song of the Saddle," "Strawberry Roan," and more. You'll want to learn all 62 of these classic cowboy songs to sing with your saddle pals, or perhaps to sing from the saddle!

Complete Song List

  1. Abilene
  2. Along the Navaho Trail
  3. Back in the Saddle Again
  4. Billy Barlow
  5. Blue Shadows on the Trail
  6. Buffalo Gals (Won't You Come Out Tonight?)
  7. Buffalo Skinners
  8. Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
  9. Call of the Canyon
  10. The Colorado Trail
  11. Columbus Stockade Blues
  12. The Cowboy Blues
  13. Cowboy's Heaven
  14. Dear Old Western Skies
  15. Don't Take Your Guns to Town
  16. Dude Ranch Cowhands
  17. Empty Saddles
  18. Git Along, Little Dogies
  19. Happy Trails
  20. High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me)
  21. Hold on Little Dogies, Hold On
  22. Home on the Range
  23. I Hate to Say Goodbye to the Prairie
  24. I Ride an Old Paint
  25. I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart
  26. Jesse James
  27. Jingle Jangle Jingle (I Got Spurs)
  28. The Last Roundup
  29. Listen to the Rhythm of the Range
  30. Little Joe, the Wrangler
  31. Mexicali Rose
  32. Mule Train
  33. My Old Saddle Pal
  34. Oklahoma Hills
  35. The Old Chisholm Trail
  36. Pecos Bill
  37. Pistol Packin' Mama
  38. The Rambling Gambler
  39. The Red River Valley
  40. Rhythm of the Hoofbeats
  41. (Ghost) Riders in the Sky
  42. Ridin' Down the Canyon
  43. San Antonio Rose
  44. Silver on the Sage
  45. Sing Me a Song of the Saddle
  46. Sioux City Sue
  47. South of the Border (Down Mexico Way)
  48. Strawberry Roan
  49. Streets of Laredo
  50. Take Me Back to My Boots and Saddle
  51. Teardrops in My Heart
  52. That Silver Haired Daddy of Mine
  53. There's an Empty Cot in the Bunkhouse Tonight
  54. The Trail to Mexico
  55. Twilight on the Trail
  56. Utah Carroll
  57. Wagon Wheels
  58. When It's Night Time in Nevada
  59. When the Work's All Done This Fall
  60. The Wild Rippling Water
  61. The Yellow Rose of Texas

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