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Cafe Songbook

Internet Home of the
Songs, Songwriters and Performers of

The Great American Songbook

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Search Notes and Tips:

Search notes: Every page on CafeSongbook.com has two search tools located near the top of the page, just below the sitewide links and above the page title:

  • The "Find on This Page" tool, as its name suggests, searches only the Cafe Songbook page where you are currently at any given moment. Use it to find a word or term somewhere on that page.
  • The "Search Cafe Songbook" tool searches the entire CafeSongbook.com site.
  • The two search tools work well together when you use first search the site, go to a relaevant page, and then use the "Find on This Page" tool to locate an instance or instances of the term there.

    Search Tips:

    • If you are searching for the name of a songwriter, you might first want to check for him or her on the Songwriter Master List. Click his or her name there and see if you find what you need. If not, enter the songwriter's last name in the search box above and see what else you get.



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