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Slap That Bass

Music by George Gershwin, Lyrics by Ira Gershwin

"Slap That Bass" is a song composed by George Gershwin, with lyrics by Ira Gershwin, introduced by Fred Astaire and Dudley Dickerson in the 1937 film Shall We Dance. The song refers to the slap style of double bass playing that was popular at the time.

    Release Date: 1937

Songbooks and Arrangements


George Gershwin : 50 Gershwin Classics : Solo : 01 Songbook : 884088696641 : 1576237648 : 00694999

George Gershwin : 50 Gershwin Classics

All of the finest from this vastly talented composer. Includes: An American in Paris - But Not for Me - Embraceable You - A Foggy Day - Funny Face - I Got Rhythm - I've Got a Crush on You - Lorelei - Love Is Here to Stay - The Man I Love - Nice Work If You Can Get It - Rhapsody in Blue - Someone to Watch Over Me - Swanee - Sweet and Low-Down - 'S Wonderful - They Can't Take That Away from Me - more!

Songlist: Soon, Prelude II (Andante Con Moto E Poco Rubato), Somebody Loves Me, An American In Paris, Isn't It A Pity?, My One And Only, Maybe, Do It Again, Bidin' My Time, I'll Build A Stairway To Paradise, Concerto In F (New York Interlude), But Not For Me, By Strauss, Of Thee I Sing, Clap Yo' Hands, Do-Do-Do, I Got Rhythm, Embraceable You, Delishious, The Lorelei, Prelude I (Allegro Ben Ritmato E Deciso), Prelude III (Allegro Ben Ritmato E Deciso), Fascinating Rhythm, A Foggy Day (In London Town), In The Mandarin's Orchid Garden, My Cousin In Milwaukee, The Half Of It, Dearie, Blues, For You, For Me For Evermore, Funny Face, He Loves And She Loves, and more

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Voicing: Solo | 20401b | Songbook | $22.95 | PVG


Individual Folios

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Slap That Bass : SATB : Larry Shackley : George Gershwin : Songbook : 00-30990 : 038081337623

Larry Shackley : Slap That Bass

This fantastic novelty "music" song from the Gershwins features the men of your choir singing a "bass" part. Perform with live combo or SoundTrax CD. Fun staging possibilities, too!

Arranger: Larry Shackley | Composer: George Gershwin | Lyricist: Ira Gershwin

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Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $1.95 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-30990 | Showtrax CD Available


Slap That Bass : SAB : Larry Shackley : George Gershwin : Sheet Music : 00-30991 : 038081337630

Larry Shackley : Slap That Bass

This fantastic novelty "music" song from the Gershwins features the men of your choir singing a "bass" part. Perform with live combo or SoundTrax CD. Fun staging possibilities, too!

Arranger: Larry Shackley | Composer: George Gershwin | Lyricist: Ira Gershwin

More details
Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $1.95 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-30991 | Showtrax CD Available

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