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  Pop and rock arrangements – Before 1990 – Medium
1.   Aquarius gif  
  Musical ‘Hair’ pdf  
  SATB or SSAB midi  
  Level II
The opening song of the wonderful musical ‘Hair’
2.   Babylon Sisters gif  
  Steely Dan pdf  
  SSAATB or SSAATTB or SSATB with alto solo or SATTB with alto solo midi  
  Level IV
Sophisticated jazz rock, a synthesis of soul and jazz
3.   Belle Histoire H gif  
  Michel Fugain pdf  
  SSATB with guitar or SSAA with guitar or SSSAA a cappella or SATTB with guitar midi  
  Level II
One of the most beautiful French pop songs
4.   Bohemian Rhapsody gif  
  Queen pdf  
  SSATB or SATTB midi  
  Level V
The greatest rock hit of all time, but this time it’s arranged in a tricky jazz style (!)
5.   Breakfast in America gif  
  Supertramp pdf  
  SATB with solo or SSATB or SATTB or SSAB with solo midi  
  Level IV
The Supertramp hit, arranged in a stompy way
6.   Calypso gif  
  John Denver pdf  
  SSAA or SATB or SSAB midi  
  Level III
John Denver sings about Jacques Cousteau’s ship
7.   Factory gif  
  Bruce Springsteen pdf  
  SATB or SSAB midi  
  Level I
A pure song about the hard labour of factory workers
8.   For the Longest Time gif  
  Billy Joel pdf  
  SATB midi  
  Level II
A top hit in the a cappella world
9.   Golden Years gif  
  David Bowie pdf  
  SATTB or SSATB midi  
  Level III
The David Bowie hit, with the many overdubbed voices from the original
10.   Good Vibrations gif  
  The Beach Boys pdf  
  SATB or SSAA or SSAB midi  
  Level III
The catchy Beach Boys song in a not too difficult arrangement
11.   Hopelessly Devoted to You gif  
  Grease pdf  
  SSAA or SSAA with piano midi  
  Level I
The heartfelt cry by Olivia Newton John from the musical ‘Grease’
12.   I Can Help gif  
  Billy Swan pdf  
  SATB with piano or SSATB a cappella or SATTB a cappella or SSAB with piano midi  
  Level II
A catchy uncomplicated song from the seventies
13.   I’m a Train gif  
  Albert Hammond pdf  
  SSATB or SATTB midi  
  Level V
The famous arrangement of The King’s Singers, rewritten for SSATB
14.   I’ve Just Seen a Face gif  
  The Beatles pdf  
  SATB or SSA with piano or SSAB midi  
  Level I
An uncomplicated Beatle tune to sing along with
15.   Just the Way You Are H gif  
  Billy Joel pdf  
  SSATTB or AATTBB or SSATB with piano or SATTB with piano midi  
  Level III
One of the biggest hit from Billy Joel
16.   Let the Sunshine In gif  
  Hair pdf  
  SSAA with guitar or SSATB with guitar or SATTB with guitar
  Level II mp3  
An indictment of the Vietnam War from the musical ‘Hair’
17.   Little by Little gif  
  Dusty Springfield pdf  
  SSAA midi  
  Level III mp3  
Girl pop with a Motown sound
18.   Lollipop gif  
  Sixties pdf  
  SSATB or SSAA or SATTB or SSAB midi  
  Level I
Uncomplicated pop from the sixties
19.   Love is All M gif  
  Roger Glover pdf  
  SSATB or SSAA or SATB with solo or SATTB midi  
  Level III mp3  
The song with the happy cartoon frog
20.   Man in the Mirror gif  
  Michael Jackson pdf  
  SSAA with piano midi  
  Level II
“I’m gonna make a change, for once in my life”
21.   Moon over Bourbon Street gif  
  Sting pdf  
  SATB with baritone solo or SATB with alto solo or SSATB or SATTB or SSAB with solo midi  
  Level IV mp3  
The wonderful ballad about the tragedy of a vampire
22.   Mr. Big Stuff gif  
  Jean Knight pdf  
  SSAA with solo and guitar or SSAA with solo and accompaniment midi  
  Level III
A nice assertive soul number from the 70s
23.   Never Seem to Be Able To Say Goodbye gif  
  Fay Lovsky pdf  
  SSATB a cappella or SSAA with piano or SATTB a cappella midi  
  Level II
...We’re no longer best of friends...
24.   Nobody Does it Better gif  
  James Bond pdf  
  ATTBB with solo midi  
  Level III
Carly Simon sings about old fashioned love
25.   Oh Lori gif  
  Alessi Brothers pdf  
  SSATB or SSAA with piano or SSAAB or SATTB or SSAB with female solo midi  
  Level III mp3  
The catchy tune by the one hit wonder The Alessi Brothers
26.   Operator gif  
  Manhattan Transfer pdf  
  SATB with solo or SSAB with solo midi  
  Level II
Gospel with a twist
27.   Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone gif  
  The Temptations pdf  
  SSATB with solos or SATTB with solos midi  
  Level IV
The Motown hit from 1973
28.   Pipes of Peace gif  
  Paul McCartney pdf  
  SATB with solo or SSAB with piano or SATB with piano or SAB with piano midi  
  Level II
McCartney’s song, with the fascinating video about Christmas in the foxholes
29.   Rock the Boat M gif  
  W. Holmes pdf  
  SSATB or SATTB or ATTB or SATB with solo or SATTB midi  
  Level IV mp3  
One of the very first disco hits, dating from 1976
30.   She’s Always a Woman gif  
  Billy Joel pdf  
  AATTBB or SSATTB or SSAATTB midi  
  Level IV
One of the most beautiful Billy Joel songs, with lovely long lines
31.   Slipping Through my Fingers gif  
  Abba pdf  
  SSAA or SSSAA or SSAAB midi  
  Level II
“Sleep in her eyes, her and me at the breakfast table, barely awake I let precious time go by”
32.   Smooth Operator gif  
  Sade pdf  
  SSA with accompaniment midi  
  Level I
The biggest hit by Sade, from the eighties
33.   Straight to my Heart gif  
  Sting pdf  
  SSAATB or SSATTB or SSAA with double bass midi  
  Level IV mp3  
A fascinating piece in the unusual seven-quarter time
34.   There are Worse Things I Could Do gif  
  Grease pdf  
  SSAA or SSSAA or SSATB or SSAAB midi  
  Level III
The sad slutty girl from the musical ‘Grease’
35.   Wall Street Shuffle H gif  
  10cc pdf  
  SSATB or SATTB or SSAA with piano or SSAAB midi  
  Level III
A parody on the fast life on Wall Street
36.   We All Stand Together gif  
  Paul McCartney pdf  
  SATB with children's choir or SSAB with children's choir midi  
  Level II
The cheerful frog song, well-known from the cartoon
37.   Woman in Chains gif  
  Tears for Fears pdf  
  SSATTB or SATB with solos or SSAB with solos midi  
  Level III
A symphonic song against women suppression
 
M These arrangements are published by Music Shop Europa  
H These arrangements are published by Humm A Cappella