Alfred Publishing Releases Guitar TAB Songbook: The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar

Los Angeles, CA - In celebration of the 70th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922 and the exclusive print publisher of thousands of popular artists, is excited to announce the release of The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar

Meticulously transcribed from the film’s original soundtrack by Grammy award-winning guitarist Mark Hanson,  features all of the classic songs by E.Y. Harburg and Harold Arlen. Each song is presented in authentic guitar TAB and standard music notation, with lyrics and guitar chord frames, and fully demonstrated on the included CD. The songbook also contains dozens of rare original production stills and publicity photographs, biographies of the composers, and a historical essay on the story behind the songs and score.

The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Edition for Fingerstyle Solo Guitar is now available for $19.99. Pick up your copy today at a local music retail store, or buy it online at

Titles: As Coroner, I Must Aver * Come Out, Come Out . . . * Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead * If I Only Had a Brain * If I Were King of the Forest * It Really Was No Miracle * Optimistic Voices * Over the Rainbow * The Merry Old Land of Oz * The Lollipop Guild * The Lullaby League * We’re Off to See the Wizard * We Welcome You to Munchkinland.


Alfred Music Publishing is the world’s largest educational music publisher. Alfred produces educational, reference, pop & performance materials for teachers, students, professionals & hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style & difficulty level. Alfred’s home office is located in Los Angeles with domestic offices in Miami & New York as well as offices around the world including Australia, Germany, Singapore & the United Kingdom. 


Since 1922, Alfred Music Publishing has been dedicated to helping people learn, teach & play music. Alfred currently has over 90,000 active titles. Alfred represents a wide range of well-known publications—from methods like, Alfred’s Basic Guitar, Alfred’s Basic Piano Library, Premier Piano Course, Sound Innovations & Suzuki, to artists like Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Van Halen, Green Day, Michael Jackson, Sheryl Crow, Eagles, Cole Porter & George and Ira Gershwin, to brands like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of The Rings, Rolling Stone Magazine & Billboard.


In addition to its own titles, Alfred distributes products from over 50 companies, including Belwin, Daisy Rock Girl Guitars, Dover Publications, DW Drums, Faber Music, Highland/Etling, Kalmus, National Guitar Workshop, Penguin, TASCAM, Ultimate Support & WEA.


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