Carpenters “Love Songs” sheet music features 22 songs, including hits like “Close to You”, “We’ve Only Just Begun” and “Rainy Days and Mondays”. Each song is arranged for piano, voice, and guitar, making it easy for musicians of all skill levels to play and sing along. The book also includes full lyrics and chord symbols, so you can follow along with the music and sing your heart out.
The Carpenters are one of the most iconic duos in music history, known for their soothing vocals and timeless melodies. Their music has been enjoyed by generations, and their love songs have become classics that continue to touch hearts today. The Carpenters’ “Love Songs” songbook, published by Alfred Music, brings together some of their most romantic and memorable songs in one collection.
- A Song for You
- All You Get from Love Is a Love Song
- Close to You (They Long to Be)
- For All We Know
- Goodbye to Love
- Hurting Each Other
- I Just Fall in Love Again
- I Need to Be in Love
- I Won’t Last a Day Without You
- Karen’s Theme
- Make Believe It’s Your First Time
- Only Yesterday
- Rainy Days and Mondays
- This Masquerade
- Top of the World
- We’ve Only Just Begun
- When I Fall in Love
- Where Do I Go from Here
- Yesterday Once More
- You’re the One
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One of the standout tracks in this collection is “Superstar”, a hauntingly beautiful ballad that showcases Karen Carpenter’s incredible vocal range. The song tells the story of a woman who falls in love with a famous musician, only to realize that their relationship is doomed from the start. Karen’s voice perfectly captures the pain and longing of the lyrics, making “Superstar” one of the most emotional tracks on the album.
Highlight of this collection is “For All We Know”, a romantic ballad that was originally written for the 1970 film Lovers and Other Strangers. The Carpenters’ version of the song became a hit in 1971, and it remains one of their most beloved tracks to this day. The song’s simple yet powerful melody and heartfelt lyrics make it a perfect choice for weddings and other special occasions.