Song A Day (Jerry Thackray) – Piano Music (12.08.20)

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Here is a collection of the first 50 or so pieces of piano music I have uploaded to Facebook, alongside their number of views. I started this almost by accident, but now I worry over whether I am playing on people’s patience and good nature. I have included links to some of my personal favourites.

(1452/686 views) 68. Let’s Go Fly A Kite (from Mary Poppins)
(1291/841 views) 0. The Carnival Is Over (The Seekers)
(1210/869/630 views) 4. Shipbuilding (Robert Wyatt)
(1185/610 views) 58. Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana)
(1027/501 views) 52. Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black) (Neil Young)
(993/617 views) 49. Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Pink Floyd)
(937/392 views) 51. Only Love Can Break Your Heart (Neil Young)
(934/628 views) 47. Bike (Pink Floyd)
(884/500 views) 9. Into My Arms (Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds)
(882/523 views) 60. Heroes (David Bowie)
(875/517 views) 1. Invitation To The Blues (Tom Waits)
(838/422/45 views) 50. Wichita Lineman (Glen Campbell)
(826/468 views) 59. Come As You Are (Nirvana)
(818/437 views) 71. Never Tear Us Apart (INXS)
(815/553 views) 64. As Tears Go By (Marianne Faithfull)
(800/577 views) 2. The End Of The World (Skeeter Davis)
(741/298/15 views) 62. Love (John Lennon)
(659/444 views) 61. The Man Who Sold The World (David Bowie/Lulu/Nirvana)
(657/427 views) 67. The Sound Of Music (from The Sound Of Music)
(656/278 views) 54. Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd)
(647/353 views) 34. With A Little Help From My Friends (The Beatles)
(624/284 views) 65. Paint It Black (The Rolling Stones)
(606/321 views) 28. How Deep Is Your Love (The Bee Gees)
(596/400 views) 48. Part Of Your World (from The Little Mermaid)
(567/288 views) 63. Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) (Nancy Sinatra)
(536/305 views) 66. The Weeping Song (Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds)
(521/259 views) 32. Feed The Birds (from Mary Poppins)
(507/324 views) 12. Nowhere Man (The Beatles)
(502/312 views) 46. Rolling In The Deep (Adele)
(494/237 views) 53. See Emily Play (Pink Floyd)
(478/271 views) 35. There Are Worse Things I Could Do (from Grease)
(477/248 views) 72. Back To Black (Amy Winehouse)
(476/100 views) 24. Wonderwall (Oasis)
(466/318 views) 30. Hushabye Mountain (from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)
(463/248 views) 57. Fever (Peggy Lee)
(456 views) 19. The Sound Of Silence (Simon & Garfunkel)
(448/296 views) 25. Candle In The Wind (Elton John)
(442/192 views) 55. I Put A Spell On You (Nina Simone)
(435/236 views) 29. I Will Always Love You (Dolly Parton)
(428 views) 21. We’ll Meet Again (Dame Vera Lynn)
(423/233 views) 40. Everybody’s Talkin’ (Fred Neil)
(421/253 views) 38. Whistle Down The Wind (Tom Waits)
(421/246 views) 27. Try A Little Tenderness (Otis Redding/Chris Connor)
(417/173 views) 44. Baby Mine (from Dumbo)
(416/245 views) 45. Alfie (Cilla Black)
(412 views) 11. Eleanor Rigby (The Beatles)
(401/248 views) 39. You’re So Vain (Carly Simon)
(370/189 views) 70. Mickey Mouse March
(361 views) 7. The Way I Feel Inside (The Zombies)
(354/191 views) 37. Nights In White Satin (The Moody Blues)
(347/150 views) 43. Mr Bojangles (Nina Simone)
(346 views) 10. Another Day (Paul McCartney)
(324 views) 14. True Love Will Find You In The End (Daniel Johnston)
(322/191 views) 41. Bewitched (from Pal Joey)
(317 views) 8. The Old Dope Peddler (Tom Lehrer)
(303/196 views) 31. Lovely, Lonely Man (from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)
(302 views) 56. Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael)
(291 views) 20. The Girl From Ipanema (Astrid Gilberto)
(285 views) 26. I’ll Do Anything (from Oliver!)
(285 views) 3. Stay Awake (from Mary Poppins)
(280 views) 18. What A Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong)
(277 views) 5. Pills And Soap (The Imposter)
(263 views) 73. Love Is A Battlefield (Pat Benatar)
(254 views) 6. Don’t Explain (Billie Holiday)
(246 views) 13. Me And My Arrow (Harry Nilsson)
(236 views) 17. Help Me Make It Through The Night (Kris Kristofferson)
(234 views) 22. My Funny Valentine (Chet Baker)
(231 views) 16. Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis (Tom Waits)
(231 views) 69. Mickey Mouse Alma Mater (from Mickey Mouse Club)
(227 views) 33. Jax, It’s Your Birthday (abridged, from The Simpsons)
(186 views) 42. There’s A Man Going Round (trad.)
(184 views) 23. When I Fall In Love (Doris Day)
(179 views) 36. Rainy Night In Georgia (Randy Crawford)
(162 views) 15. Honey (Bobby Goldsboro)

YouTube playlist below: