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Contest Uptunes

Contest Uptunes
Aba Daba Honeymoon (CU)

A Debbie Reynolds musical dance comedy hit! And a great possibility for chorus contest staging!

Here's a clip from the musical.

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

After You've Gone (CU)

This song was recorded by ALL the jazz greats! It combines driving beat with jazzy stuff. You'll have fun competing with this one.

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Ain't We Got Fun/Sunny Side of the Street (CU)

Happy rhythm song w/jazzy syncopations.

Alexander's Ragtime Band (CU)

Showstopper!...pulsing beat!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Angry/Bill Bailey (CU)

Driving beat! Challenging and FUN - great choice!

Anything Can Happen If You Let It (CU)

From the new Mary Poppins musical!

Anything Is Nice If It Comes From Dixieland (CU)

NEW! A grand oldie with some new twists - it moves! Not too difficult - fun to sing - strong barbershop. Jazzy version you're going to LOVE!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Back In The Old Routine (CU)

EZ! Great beat! Great song! Not too difficult...

Back In The Roaring 20s (CU)

EZ! Great beat! Great song! Not too difficult...

This original song is available for $50 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Bring On The Beautiful Girls (CU)

Strong driving uptune! A Nancy B original!

Broadway Grandma's Medley (CU)

A HOOT! A "must sing" if you're zany and older!

Broadway Medley (CU)

Hit the stage with a fabulous array of Broadway songs: There's Something I Like About Broadway, You Gotta Have A Little Bit Of Broadway In Ya, Opening Night On Broadway.

Button Up Your Overcoat (CU)

EZ! Swing beat, cute lyrics. 

By The Sea/Row Row Row (CU)

EZ! Fun medley...pulsing beat.

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

California, Here I Come / Tootsie Medley (CU)

NEW! Great combination of California Here I Come, Tootsie and Somebody Stole My Gal. Wonderful nostalgic moments from the 20's and 30's!

Carolina In The Morning (CU)

EZ! FUN...soft shoe rhythm - you'll love it!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Charleston (CU)

NEW! EZ! Great barbershop!

Charley, My Boy (CU)

EZ! Tell the world about Charley! Fun to sing. Updated!

Crazy (CU)

Patsy Kline country pop written by the great Willie Nelson. A classic FUN song!

Cry Baby (CU)

OUTSTANDING! A show-off song - TOP STUFF

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Daddy (You oughta get the best for me...) (CU)

EZ! Fun swinger sung by the Andrews Sisters!
(Alternate title is Hey, Daddy (You oughta get the best from me)...same yummy arrangement!)

Dancing In The Streets of New Orleans (CU)

A driver! Exciting...it moves!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Dearie (Do You Remember?) (CU)

EZ! Great swingin' uptune with FUN lyrics - ENTERTAIN 'EM!

Dixie Sunshine (CU)

A ringer-dinger! Strong BBS all the way...and right in your good range. How can you beat that?

This Nancy B original is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Doin' The Raccoon (CU)

Clever song/20's lyrics/fairly easy and FUN!

Doin' What Comes Natur'lly (CU)

EZ! Irving Berlin's FUNNY country classic! 

Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (CU)

EZ! Made famous by the Andrews Sisters - you'll love it!

Firefly (CU)

Cute and swingy 50's song...fairly easy. Try it!

Flirty Eyes (CU)

Wonderful swingy beat with sassy message!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00 to help with website maintenance.

Floatin' Down To Cottontown (CU)

Very singable & ringable! Strong BBS!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

George M. Cohan Medley (CU)

Exciting songs by the legendary George M. Cohan tied up in package suitable for contest!

The song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Georgie, You're Mine (CU)

A NancyB original upbeat song with a happy message!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00 to help with website maintenance.

Get Me To The Church On Time (CU)

Contest winner! Grand song from My Fair Lady...make it yours!

Give My Regards To Broadway Medley(CU)

New Broadway Medley. STRONG! Give it a look!

Goodtime Strutters' Ball (CU)

EZ! Jazzy beat, fun lyrics. Upbeat version you'll like!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Hey, Daddy (You oughta get the best for me...) (CU)

EZ! Fun swinger sung by the Andrews Sisters!
(Alternate title is "Daddy" Same yummy arrangement!)|

Hey, Look Me Over (CU)

STRONG! A ringer! Contest, too!

Hoop Dee Doo! (CU)

Strong, Basses love it! Make it yours!

How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em/Johnny's In Town (CU)

Great song combination. Driving rhythm...exciting! Classic!

I Can't Give You Anything But Love (CU)

EZ! An uncomplicated version of this fun swinger for those seeking something "short and sweet!"

I Can't Give You Anything But Love / L-O-V-E (CU)

Fun combination of two LOVE songs. Exciting!

I Can't Give You Anything But Love/Steppin' Out With My Baby (CU)

Exciting rhythm! Develop your stamina!

I Don't Care If The Sun Don't Shine (CU)

Exciting, happy uptune!

I Don't Care If The Sun Don't Shine / Steppin' Out With My Baby (CU)

Combination of two fun songs. It moves!

I Don't Know Enough About You (CU)

EZ! Swingy FUN...fairly easy...try it!

I Feel A Song Comin' On (CU)

Exciting driver! It moves, it rings, it SCORES!

I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate (CU)

Great beat! Fun lyrics. Try it...you'll love it!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

I'm Gonna Follow The Boys Over There (CU)

This popular world war medley is Top Stuff! Contest, too! Contains I'm Gonna Follow the Boys / Goodbye Broadway, Hello France / Over There! (Alternate title is World War Medley. Same fabulous arrangement!)

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

I'm Sittin' On Top Of The World - EZ (CU)

EZ! Exciting!...and ringy dingy! A more challenging version is also available.

I'm Sitting On Top Of The World (CU)

Exciting and fun! A more challenging version of this 1920's Classic. 

If I Only Had A Brain (CU)

One of the most wonderful songs from The Wizard Of Oz! This one was sung by the Scare Crow. You will have such fun with this song!

If You Knew Susie (CU)

Driving beat...exciting! Check out the TAG...

It Gets You Right Here (CU)

You'll love this raggy tune with a syncopated beat!

It's A Great Day For The Irish (CU)

Fast and lively...STRONG! Not too difficult.

It's A Great Day For The Irish / MacNamara's Band (CU)

EZ! The best of two goodies. FUN!

It's A Pity To Say Goodnight (CU)

NEW! Swingin' uptune to love! Ella Fitzgerald sang it...why not you? FUN contest, too!

Ja-Da / Everybody's Doing It (CU)

Great upbeat contest tune. One of Nancy's favorites!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Jazz Came Up The River (CU)

EZ! Swing beat...fun...a classic!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Johnny Medley (CU)

A classic exciting driver! Combines Johnny's In Town and Oh, Johnny!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Joint Is Jumpin', The (CU)

Rip-roarin' contest uptune, requires stamina! Great!

LaWanda Darlene, The Rodeo Queen (CU)

EZ! LaWanda has moved to the contest stage! FUN!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00 to help with website maintenance.

Let Me Sing And I'm Happy (CU)

Irving Berlin swing tune...great message!

Let's Gather Round The Parlor Piano (CU)

Strong barbershop, great beat!

Let's Talk About MY Sweetie / Yes Sir, That's My Baby (CU)

NEW! EZ! Refreshing new contest uptune. Fun lyrics, driving rhythm, a Nancy B favorite!

LOVE (L-O-V-E) (CU)

EZ! Nat King Cole's favorite swinger.

Lucky Day/Sittin' On Top Of The World (CU)

EZ! Great medley - popular and FUN!

Lulu's Back In Town (CU)

Great contest vehicle, fun lyrics - not too hard - try it!

Mame (CU)

This arrangement is waiting for the right performers to make it famous!

Mardi Gras March (CU)

Fast, ya gotta go go GO!

Me And My Shadow (CU)

EZ! Super easy swinger - you'll love it!

MISSISSIPPI (M-I-Crooked Letter) (CU)

EZ! This SWINGER teaches a new way to spell MISSISSIPPI...and you'll love every swingin' beat along the way! Strong BBS and EASY!

Mississippi Mud (CU)

EZ! Familiar and FUN! Re-do of old favorite...

Mr. Touchdown U.S.A (CU)

Strong, rah rah rah! Wear your tennies! Cheer for your favorite team! A WINNER!

My Baby Just Cares For Me (CU)

Swingin' UPBEAT with special fun lyrics!

On The Sunny Side Of The Street (CU)

NEW! Fun contest uptune to LOVE!

Opening Night On Broadway (CU)

Classic! Good beat, interesting story...fairly easy. Strong BBS!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00.

Paddlin' Madelin' Home (Row, Row, Row) (CU)

NEW! Two fun songs deftly entwined. A Winner! Take a look!

Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone (CU)

Jazzy, not too rangy...EXCITING!

Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey (CU)

A driver with lots of key changes...EXCITING!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Put Your Arms Around Me/Side By Side (CU)

New twist on 2 great Oldies! Fun!

Ragtime Cowgirl Jo (CU)

EZ! Cute and catchy contest uptune. Old chestnut...

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Red Hot! (CU)

Cute, a little vampy, FUN to perform!

This Nancy B original is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Rockabye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody (CU)

CLASSIC - great singing, pulsing beat! Judy Garland made it famous...so can you!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Roll Out The Barrel (women) (CU)

EZ! Good beat, fun to sing, strong barbershop!

Rosie / Must've Been A Beautiful Baby Medley (CU)

Johnny Mercer and Harry Warren wrote two goodies decades apart that belong together! Not only that...this medley is an ideal contest uptune. The harmonies just fall into place...you'll enjoy singing this one! This one is also available in the lower key of F for the asking.

Runnin' Wild (CU)

TOP STUFF! Not for the faint of heart...

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Seventy-Six Trombones (CU)

NEW! Music Man's rousing band song.

Side By Side (CU)

EZ! Relaxed pace...strong ringing chords!

So Long, Dearie (CU)

NEW! Fun upbeat tune from "Hello, Dolly." Medium difficulty with a driving beat!

Sugar Medley (CU)

EZ! Easy swing beat...FUN! When My Sugar and Ain't He Sweet in a contestable Medley.

Take Your Girlie To The Movies (CU)

EZ! FUN for contest...great for SHOW!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

There I've Said It Again (CU)

Great swing beat...40's hit parade! Really fun!

There'll Be Some Changes Made (CU)

EZ! You "women's lib" advocates will really enjoy the second chorus lyrics! FUN!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

There'll Be Some Changes Made / So Long, Dearie (CU)

NEW! Great mixture of songs, and a whole new take on CHANGES. You'll love it!

Thoroughly Modern Millie / Charleston (CU)

NEW! Tops! Wonderful showoff vehicle!...a Sleeper!

Toot, Toot, Tootsie (CU)

EZ! GREAT uptune...easy to sing...great to ring!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Toot, Toot, Tootsie / Look Me Up When You're In Dixie (CU)

NEW! Exciting new contest uptune! Top Drawer!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Vaudeville (Two Shows A Day...) (CU)

Strong contest uptune (see TWO A DAY for companion ballad)

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00.

When I Take My Sugar To Tea (CU)

EZ! Designed for slow jazz beat...good!

Why Don't You Fall In Love With Me? (CU)

EZ! Swing uptune. Definitely easy!

With Plenty Of Money And You (CU)

Great uptune. It moves!

World Here I Am! (CU)

Exciting beat, FUN lyrics, fairly easy. CLASSIC!

This original song is available for $50.00 plus a per copy fee of only $1.00.

World War Medley (CU)

Popular WW medley. Top Stuff! Contest, too! Contest, too! Contains I'm Gonna Follow the Boys / Goodbye Broadway, Hello France / Over There! (Alternate title can be found under I'm Gonna Follow The Boys Over There. Same fabulous arrangement!)

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

Ya Gotta Know / I Can't Give You Anything But Love (CU)

It's still sassy...with a bit of challenge that makes it FUN!

Ya Gotta Know How To Love (CU)

EZ! Sassy uptune. FUN!

This song is available for $50.00 plus per copy fee of $1.00.

You Better Keep Babyin' Baby (CU)

Dynamic swing beat...a goodie! FUN!

You Can't Get A Man With A Gun (CU)

EZ! FUN! Good for theme material.

You Turned The Tables On Me (CU)

As sung by The Buzz! Challenging, GREAT!

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (CU)

Exciting! Fast pace...great RINGERS!

 

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