Hair: The Musical (Easy Piano)
Thirteen of the most famous and popular songs from one of the most unique stage musicals ever produced are arranged here for Easy Piano. If you're just starting out on the Piano, but you still want to learn these great songs, thisbook is for you. Rejecting all tropes and traditions of Broadway musicals, Hair, which premiered in 1967, offered both an antidote and something new, surprising and shocking.
Hair: TheAmerican Tribal Love-Rock Musical took the counter-culture of the late 1960s and transformed it into the musical medium, featuring profanity, nudity, drug use and songs that would become anti-Vietnam War protesttunes. The musical was never just a product of its time though, as its enduring appeal has proven. Thirteen of its most popular songs, many of which remain well-loved today, are included in this songbook arranged for Easy Piano.The simplified arrangements feature some guidance on fingering, as well as full lyrics and chord symbols.
Songs like the show-opener Aquarius, with its inspiring message, and Ain't GotNo, with its rejection of materialism, are included here, their fun lyrics and fantastic music making them sure-fire hits with any audience. Other popular songs like I Got Life, Where Do I Go?, Let The Sunshine Inand Good Morning Starshine tell the story not just of the characters in the musical, but of universal themes of life that are common to us all. The 'Tribe' that are featured in the story are a group ofcounter-culture hippies whose story invoked laughter and sadness along with an empathy that has ensured the show's success even today.
Featuring fantastic lyrics and story by James Rado and Gerome Ragni,as well as music by Galt MacDermot, each song in this Hair sheet music songbook is a joy to perform. You will love learning each note of the inspiring and uplifting tunes as well as every
Publisher: Wise Publications
First published: 2015
7) Good Morning Starshine
10) Iím Black/Ainít Got No
12) The Flesh Failures/Let The Sunshine In