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Unless otherwise specified, all music copyright © and (P) 2010 John Sawoski, published by Million Oaks Music (ASCAP). All Rights Reserved. International Copyright Secured. Any use, transmission, broadcast, synchronization, or reproduction without owner consent is prohibited. All web content copyright ©2006 John Sawoski, PO Box 7060, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. (310) 590-6000. All rights reserved.

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Updated: July 06, 2013 


John Sawoski (310) 590-6000

Classics  Slow Standard Jazz and Pop  Fast Standard Jazz and Pop

Films  Shows  Country

Slow Modern Pop and Jazz  Fast Modern Pop and Jazz

 Television  Children’s Tunes

Italian Songs  Spanish/Latin Songs   Irish Songs  French Songs  Japanese Songs  German Songs


 Bach: Preludes & Fugues, Toccatas, etc.

Bartok: Rumanian Folk Dances

Beethoven: Fur Elise, Moonlight Sonata

Bizet: from Carmen

Carnival of Venice

Chopin : Nocturne, Waltzes, Etudes

Clementi: Sonatinas

Debussy: Reflets dans L’eau, Claire de Lune

Durande: Waltz in E-flat Major

Fauré: Pavane

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Gilbert & Sullivan: H.M.S. Pinafore

Grieg: Concerto

Khachaturian: Toccata, Sabre Dance

Massenet: Meditation from Thaïs

Mendelssohn: Concerto in G minor, Songs without Words

Milhaud: Scaramouche

Mozart: Sonatas, Fantasia

Puccini: Excerpts from La Boheme & Turandot

Rachmaninoff: Polichinelle, Excerpts fr. Second Concerto

Rossini: from The Barber of Seville

Saint-Saens: The Swan

Satie: 3 Gymnopedes

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Excerpts

Slow Standard Jazz and Pop

 Aloha Oh


Around the World

Arrivaderci, Roma

Amazing Grace

April in Paris

April Love

Autumn Leaves

Because of You

Be My Love


Blue Moon

Body & Soul

Canadian Sunset

Can’t Get Out of This Mood

Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man

Carolina Moon

Chances Are

Crazy She Calls Me


Early Autumn

Ebb Tide

Gershwin (See Porgy & Bess): I’ve Got A Crush on You,

Someone to Watch Over Me, But Not For Me, A Foggy Day

Georgia on my Mind

God Bless The Child


Here’s That Rainy Day

I Can’t Get Started

I Left My Heart in SanFrancisco

I’ll Be Seeing You

I’m in the Mood for Love

In a Mist


Isn’t It Romantic?

Jerome Kern: They Didn’t Believe Me, Long Ago and

Far Away, The Song Is You, I’ve Told Ev’ry Little Star


La Vie en Rose


Moonlight In Vermont

Moonlight Serenade

Moon River


More Than You Know

Once Upon A Time

Cole Porter (see also showtunes): All of You


Send in the Clowns

Sentimental Journey

Shadow of Your Smile

Frank Sinatra: The Summer Wind, My Way

Since I Fell for You

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Sophisticated Lady


Stella By Starlight

Stormy Weather

Strangers in the Night

Sunday Kind of Love

Teach Me Tonight


Tennessee Waltz

Thanks for the Memory

These Foolish Things

Till There Was You

A Time for Love

Twilight Time


Vienna, My City of Dreams

Watch What Happens

Way of Love

What’ll I Do

What’s New

When Sunny Gets Blue

The Windmills of Your Mind

You’ll Never Walk Alone

Fast Standard Jazz and Pop

 A Train, String of Pearls, Leap Frog

Ain’t She Sweet

Alley Cat

All of Me

All the Things You Are

Another You, There Will Never Be

Felix Arndt: Nola

Irving Berlin: Cheek to Cheek, Puttin’ on the Ritz,

Steppin’ Out, Top Hat White Tie & Tails, Let Yourself Go

Big Band Sing Medley


Bye Bye Blackbird

C Jam Blues


Chattanooga Choo-choo


Clear Day

The Continental

Miles Davis & C.P.:Milestones, Scrapple from the Apple

Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree

Englebert Humperdink: After the Lovin’, This Moment in Time

Fly Me to the Moon

Gershwin: They Can’t Take That Away From Me, I Got Rhythm, Love Is Here to Stay

Hava Nagila

Hefti, Neal: Cute

How High the Moon

I’m Beginning to See the Light

In the Mood

Jersey Bounce


Antonio-Carlos Jobim: Girl From Impanema, Dinde, Wave, Meditation, Corcovado

Lady Bird

Lady is A Tramp, The

King of the Road

Makin’ Whoopie


Dean Martin: Everybody Loves Somebody, Welcome to my World

Shirley MacLaine: Everything Old is New Again

Night Train

On Green Dolphin Street

On The Sunny Side of The Street

Opus One

Paper Moon

Cole Porter: Night & Day, From this Moment On,

Another Openin’ Another Show, I Got You Under My Skin, Begin the Beguine

Previn: Like Young

Route 66

Satin Doll

Frank Sinatra: New York

Spanish Eyes

The Stripper

Sunny Side of the Street

Sweet Georgia Brown

Take the A-train

Take Five

Taking A Chance on Love


Tea for Two

That’s Life

Tie A Yellow Ribbon

Tuxedo Junction


Fats Waller: Anything but Love, Ain’t Misbehavin’


 The Accidental Tourist

Against All Odds

Aladdin: A Whole New World

An American Tail: Somewhere Out There

Arthur’s Theme

Beauty & the Beast: Gaston, Beauty & the Beast

Best Friends: How Do You Keep the Music Playing?

James Bond: Goldfinger, Nobody Does It Better, For Your Eyes Only,

A View to A Kill, Bond Theme, All Time High

Black Orpheus: A Day in the Life of a Fool

Brian’s Song: The Hands of Time

Casablanca: As Time Goes By

The Civil War

The Competition: People Alone

Death Wish

The Deerhunter: Cavatina

Endless Love

Fame: Out Here on My Own

Ghost: Unchained Melody

High Society: True Love

The Homecoming

The Godfather: Speak Softly Love

The Happy End: What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?

Ice Castles: Through the Eyes of Love

Irreconcilable Differences: Ballade Pour Adeline

Mahogany: Do You Know

Mancini: Pink Panther, Love Story, Breakfast At Tiffany’s, Thornbirds, Anywhere the Heart Goes,

Inspector Clouseau Theme, Charade, Crazy World,

Days of Wine and Roses, Dreamsville, Moon River, Two for the Road

The Man Who Knew Too Much: Que Sera Sera

An Officer and a Gentleman: Up Where We Belong

Out Of Africa

Pacific High: Sometimes

Pinocchio: When You Wish Upon A Star

Robin Hood: I Do It For You

Rocky: Gonna Fly Now

Romeo and Juliet: A Time For Us

The Rose

The Sandpiper: The Shadow of Your Smile

Saturday Night Fever: A Fifth of Beethoven, K-Jee,

Manhattan Skyline, Salsation

Somewhere in Time

A Star is Born: The Man That Got Away

A Star is Born II: Evergreen, I Believe in Love

Summer of 42

Superman: Can You Read My Mind?

St. Elmo’s Fire: For Just a Moment

Sweet Charity: Big Spender

Terms of Endearment

Tootsie: It Might Be You

Unchained: Unchained Melody

Where do I Begin? from Love Story

White Nights: Separate Lives

Vangelis: Chariots of Fire

John Williams: Jaws, Olympics 84, Close Encounters, Raiders, Star Wars & Cantina, Superman, JFK

The Wizard of Oz: Over the Rainbow, If I Only Had A Brain

Yentyl: The Way He Makes Me Feel, Poppa Can You Hear Me?, No Matter What Happens

Dr. Zhivago: Laura’s Theme


Annie: Tomorrow

Anything Goes: Anything Goes, Take Me Back to Manhattan, It’s Delovely, Let’s Misbehave,

All Through the Night, I Get A Kick Out of You

Aspects of Love: Love Changes Everything, Seeing is Believing

Brigadoon: Almost Like Being In Love

Cabaret: Cabaret, Money Money, Maybe This Time

La Cage aux Folles: Song on the Sand, The Best of Times, I Am What I Am

Can-Can: It’s Alright with Me, Allez-Vous En, C’est Magnifique, I Love Paris

Candide: Glitter and Be Gay, Oh Happy We!

Cats: Memory

Chess: I Know Him So Well

Maurice Chevalier: Thank Heaven for Little Girls, I’m Glad I’m not Young Anymore, One of Those Songs

A Chorus Line: At the Ballet, I Hope I Get It, Dance Ten- Looks Three, I Can Do That, What I Did for Love, Nothing, One

Company: Ladies Who Lunch, Being Alive

Evita: Don’t Cry for me, Argentina, Rainbow High

Fiddler on the Roof: Tradition, Matchmaker, Rich Man, Sabbath Prayer, L’Chaim, Sunrise Sunset

Finian’s Rainbow: How Are Things in Glocca Mora Follies: Losing My Mind

Godspell: Day by Day, Turn Back O Man

Grand Hotel: Love Can’t Happen

Guys & Dolls: I’ve Never Been in Love Before

Hello Dolly

House of Flowers: A Sleepin’ Bee

If Ever I Would Leave You

If I Loved You

Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris: Ne Me Quitte Pas, Sons of…, I Loved, If We Only Have Love

Jesus Christ Superstar: I Don’t Know How to Love Him

Mack & Mabel: Time Heals Everything


Man of La Mancha: The Impossible Dream, Don Quioti’s Theme Oliver: Where is Love, As Long As He Needs Me,

Consider Yourself

Oklahoma: People Will Say We’re in Love, Out Of My Dreams

On the Street Where You Live

Pajama Game: Hey There

Phantom of the Opera: Phantom’s Opera, Incidental Music, The Phantom of the Opera, Think of Me, Wishing You Were

Somehow Here Again, Past the Point of No Return, Angel of Music, The Music of the Night, All I Ask of You

Pippin: Magic to Do, Corner of the Sky, No Time At All

Porgy and Bess: Summertime, My Man’s Gone Now, A Woman Is A Sometime Thing

Roberta: The Touch of Your Hand, Lovely to Look At, I Won’t Dance, Yesterdays,Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

The Secret Garden: Entire Score

Showboat: Make Believe, Why Do I Love You, Can’t Help Loving That Man, Bill, Old Man River

The Sound of Music: The Sound of Music, Do-Re-Mi,

Climb Every Mountain, Maria, Edelweiss, The Lonely Goatherd, My Favorite Things

Starlight Express: There’s Me

Sweeney Todd: Pretty Women, Not While I’m Around

Swing Time: A Fine Romance, Pick Yourself Up, The Way You Look Tonight

There’s A Small Hotel

They Didn’t Believe Me

West Side Story: Maria, Tonight, America, Somewhere

The Wiz: Brand New Day, Soon As I Get Home, Ease on Down the Road, Believe In Yourself


Debby Boone: You Light Up My Life

John Denver: Annie’s Song (You Fill Up My Senses)

Willie Nelson: Always on My Mind

Kenny Rogers: She Believes in Me, Lady

James Taylor: Shower the People With Love, You’ve Got A Friend, Fire and Rain

Slow Modern Pop and Jazz

 All I Have to Do is Dream

Alone Again, Naturally

Always & Forever

Rick Astley: Cry for Help

At Seventeen

BG’s: How Deep is Your Love

Bachrach: Alfie, Close to You Nikki, One Less Bell to Answer, The April Fools

Baker, Anita: Caught Up in the Rapture, Sweet Love

Beatles: If I Fell, Yesterday, Michelle, Let It Be, Hey Jude, Fool on the Hill, Something


George Benson: This Masquerade, Greatest Love of All

Blue Bossa

Both Sides Now

Bread: If

Eric Carmen: All By Myself

Kim Carnes: Betty Davis Eyes

Carpenters: We’ve Only Just Begun, For All We Know,

Hurting Each Other, Yesterday Once More

Chicago: If You Leave Me Now, Colour My World,

Wishing You Were Here

Suzanne Ciani: The Velocity of Love

Christopher Cross: Sailing Phil Collins: One More Night

Jim Croce: Time in A Bottle

Neil Diamond: Hello, Again Hello, September Morn

Eagles: I Can’t Tell You Why

Sheena Easton: Almost Over You

Eres Tu

Michael Feinstein: Where Do You Start?

Feelings (if requested)

Fogelberg, Dan: Another Auld Lang Syne, Longer, Heart Hotels

Foreigner: I Want to Know What Love Is

Whitney Houston: Saving All My Love For You

If You Remember Me

Antonio-Carlos Jobim: Girl From Impanema, Dinde, Wave, Meditation

Billy Joel: Just the Way You Are, Honesty, New

York State of Mind

Elton John: The Last Song

Just When I Needed You Most

Just You and I

Kansas: Hold On

Chaka Khan: Through the Fire

Killing Me Softly

Klymaxx: I Miss You

Let There Be Peace on Earth

The Lettermen: Words

Ivan Lins: The Island, Love Dance

Love Is Blue

MacArthur Park

Madonna: Crazy for You

Tania Maria: Together

Melissa Manchester: Come in from the Rain

Manilow: Mandy, Even Now, I Write the Songs, Ready to Take A Chance, I Made it Through the Rain, Could it Be


Bettte Middler: The Rose, The Wind Beneath My Wings

Frank Mills: Music Box Dancer

Mr. Mellow

Ann Murray: You Needed Me

Olivia Newton-John: I Honestly Love You, Magic

Billy Ocean: Suddenly

Alan Parsons Project: Time Elvis Presley: Can’t Help Falling in Love, Are You Lonesome Tonight, Love Me Tender

Queen: We Are the Champions

Lionel Richie: Three Times A Lady, Hello

Righteous Brothers: Special Angel, That Lovin’ Feelin’

Sax Pop

Simon & Garfunkel: Bridge over Troubled Water, Scarborough Fair, The Sound of Silence

Boz Skaggs: All Alone

Spandau Ballet: True

Streisand: The Way We Were, People, Evergreen, Starting Here, Starting Now, You Don’t Bring Me


Styx: Babe

Survivor: The Search is Over

Time In A Bottle

To All the Girls We’ve Loved Before

Valley, Frankie: My Eyes Adored You

Randy Van Warmer: You Left Me

Dionne Warwick: Deja Vu, I Know I’ll Never Love This Way Again,That’s What Friends Are For

Wham: Careless Whisper

What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?

When I Need You

Where Have All the Flowers Gone

Vanessa Williams: Better Off Now,Save the Best for Last

The Whippenpoof Song

George Winston: Palchabel’sCanon, Carol of the Bells, Autumn, Sea, Thanksgiving

With You I’m Born Again

Woman in Love

Wonder, Stevie: Ribbon in the Sky

Words Get in the Way

You Are So Beautiful

You Make Me Feel Brand New

Led Zepplin: Stairway to Heaven

Fast Modern Pop and Jazz

Herb Alpert: Rise

America: Tin Man

Bachrach: All Kinds of People, Always Something There to Remind Me, Do You Know the Way to San Jose?, I’ll

Never Fall in Love Again, I Say A Little Prayer for You, The Look of Love,

Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head, This Guy’s in Love, What the World Needs Now, Wives and Lovers (Hey Little


Beatles: 8 days/wk, Eleanor Rigby, Help From My Friends, Lucy in the Sky, Got to Get You into my Life


Blondie: Call Me

Brubeck: Take Five, Unsquare Dance

California Dreaming

Irene Cara: Fame, Why Me?, Flashdance

Kim Carnes: Betty Davis Eyes

Carpenters: Top of the World, Sing a Song Christopher Cross: Ride Like The Wind

Classical Gas

Cole, Natalie: La Costa

Chick Corea: La Fiesta, Spain, No Mystery

Diamond, Neil: Sweet Caroline

Doobie Brothers: What a Fool Believes

Doors: Light My Fire, Riders on the Storm, People Are Strange

Claire Fischer: Gaviota

Gaynor, Gloria: I Will Survive

Heat Is On

Herbie Hancock: Chameleon

I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing

If I Can’t Have You

Bob James: Tappanzee

Horst Jankowski: So What’s New

Billy Joel: Piano Man, I’m Moving Out, Leave a Tender Moment Alone, Don’t Ask Me Why,

My Life

Kansas: Carry On Wayward Son

La Bamba

Chuck Mangione: Feels So Good

Barry Manilow: Can’t Smile Without You, Jump Shout Boogie, Bandstand Boogie, Copacabana

Moody Blues: The Voice

More Than A Woman

Nero, Peter: Scratch My Bach

Peter, Paul & Mary: Leaving on A Jet Plane

Pointer Sisters: I’m So Excited

The Police: King of Pain

Shack Attack: Taking Off

Frank Sinatra: New York New York

Paul Smith: Monsieur Oscaire, Garnering the Blues, For Art’s Sake

Smooth Operator

Spinning Wheel

Steely Dan: Peg, Time Out of Mind

Styx: Come Sail Away

Cat Stevens: Morning Has Broken, Moonshadow

Streisand: The Main Event

Donna Summer: Last Dance

Supertramp: The Logical Song

Village People: Macho Man, YMCA

Those Were the Days

The Way It Is

When Will I Be Loved

Wonder, Stevie: Sir Duke, You Are the Sunshine of My Life, I Just Called to Say I Love You

Taste of Honey: Boogie Oogie Oogie

Toto: 99, Hold The Line

Van Halen: You Really Got Me

Walking in Rhythm

Where is the Love

You’re Gonna Miss My Lovin’


Adams Family

All in the Family

Beverly Hillbillies


Brady Bunch

Charlie Brown Special: Linus & Lucy

Fantasy Island


Gilligan’s Island

Hill Street Blues

Johnny Carson

Love Boat Mickey Mouse Club


Speed Racer

The Young and the Restless (Nadia’s Theme)

What’s Happening?

Children’s Tunes

It’s a Small World

The Rainbow Connection

Disney Film Song Medley

Somewhere Out There

Italian Songs

 Anema E Core

 Ciao Ciao Bambina

 Come Back to Sorrento


O Sole Mio


Spanish/Latin Songs

 Cuando Caliente El Sol

 Eres Tu

 Antonio-Carlos Jobim: Girl From Impanema, Dinde,     Wave,  Meditation, Corcovado

 Ivan Lins: The Island, Love Dance

 Tania Maria: Together

Irish Songs

 Danny Boy

 Galway Bay

 How Are Things in Glocca Mora?

 Molly Malone

 Mother Machree

 My Wild Irish Rose

 When Irish Eyes Are Smiling

French Songs

 Charles Aznavour: Yesterday When I Was Young, She,    The Old- Fashioned Way

 Jacques Brel: Ne Me Quitte Pas,  Sons of…, I Loved,  If    We Only Have Love

 Maurice Chevalier: Thank Heaven for  Little Girls, I’m     Glad I’m not Young Anymore, One of Those    Songs

 Jeanne Manson: Comme un enfant, Comme un bateau  ivre

 Edith Piaf: La Vie En Rose, Hymne à L’Amour

Japanese Songs

 Blue Chateau

 Blue Light Yokohama

 Cyclamen No Kaori

 Omoide No Nagisa

 Sotto Oyasumi

 Wakare No Asa


 Yume No Naka E

German Songs

 Du, Du Liegst Mir Im Herzen


 Viennese Waltzes

 Vienna, My City of Dreams

 Various Robert Stoltz songs

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