Taylor Swift Favorites: Volume 3 Songbook

Calling all Taylor Swift enthusiasts and piano lovers! Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Taylor Swift's iconic melodies, brought to life through ten thoughtfully arranged intermediate solos by Jennifer Eklund. Includes favorites like "Hey Stephen," "Champagne Problems," "The Archer," and "Fearless."

This post is part four of the Taylor Swift Favorites Songbook Series.
Taylor Swift Favorites: Volume 3 Songbook

See & Hear the Music:

Taylor Swift Favorites: Volume 3

The following ten songs are included in Taylor Swift Favorites: Volume 3. These are all available as separate singles, but you get the most value by purchasing the whole collection. All of these arrangements are appropriate for intermediates and up!

  1. August
  2. Champagne Problems
  3. Fearless
  4. Fifteen
  5. Hey Stephen
  6. Invisible String
  7. Lover
  8. Snow on the Beach
  9. The Archer
  10. You Belong With Me

“Snow on the Beach” is a collaborative song by Taylor Swift and Lana Del Rey, featured on Taylor Swift’s tenth studio album, “Midnights,” released in 2022. The song’s enchanting blend of dream pop and introspective lyrics draws listeners into a narrative of simultaneous and reciprocated love.

In this midtempo dream pop ballad, Swift and Del Rey craft a musical tale of falling in love with each other at the same time. The song likens this rare and synchronous connection to the unlikely occurrence of “snow on the beach.” Del Rey’s presence on the track lends a special touch, as she brings her signature style to complement Swift’s emotive vocals.

Upon release, “Snow on the Beach” made a significant impact on the charts. Globally, it garnered impressive streaming numbers, setting a record for the biggest opening day for a female collaboration on Spotify. The song debuted and peaked at number three on the Billboard Global 200 chart, driven by strong streaming figures and downloads. In the United States, “Snow on the Beach” contributed to a historic moment, with tracks from “Midnights” dominating the entire top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song itself debuted at number four, marking a notable achievement for both Swift and Del Rey.

“Fifteen” is a heartfelt song by Taylor Swift from her second studio album, “Fearless,” released in 2008. Produced by Swift and Nathan Chapman, the country pop track captures the emotions and experiences of being fifteen years old, drawing inspiration from Swift’s own freshman year of high school. The song’s narrative revolves around Swift and her friend Abigail Anderson, both navigating teenage love and heartbreak at the age of fifteen.

With its tender lyrics and relatable storytelling, “Fifteen” provides a glimpse into the challenges and aspirations of adolescence. Swift uses her signature blend of country and pop influences to create a melodic backdrop for the song’s introspective reflection on the trials and tribulations of being a teenager. The bridge of the song, referencing Anderson’s heartbreak after giving everything to someone who changed his mind, sparked discussions about its alleged sex-negative undertones.

Upon its release, “Fifteen” received acclaim from critics for its songwriting and emotional resonance. The song achieved commercial success, reaching number 23 on the Billboard Hot 100 and earning double platinum certification from the RIAA. In Canada, it peaked at number 19 and achieved gold certification. The single’s impact on the charts contributed to Swift’s achievement of having multiple tracks from “Fearless” within the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100, a record-breaking feat. “Fifteen” continues to resonate with listeners as a relatable anthem for those navigating the ups and downs of their teenage years.

🤔 Looking for more Taylor Swift piano sheet music? We’ve got you covered!

👋 Do you have a favorite Taylor Swift song? We’d love to hear about it!

Jennifer Eklund
Written by Jennifer Eklund
Jennifer Eklund holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in music from California State University, Long Beach. She is an avid arranger, composer, and author of the Piano Pronto® method books series as well as a wide variety of supplemental songbooks. She is also a Signature Artist with Musicnotes.com with a large catalog of popular music titles for musicians of all levels.


User's avatar

No comments yet
Be the first to comment.

Yacht Rock Favorites: Volume 7 Songbook
Pop Music Songbooks
Yacht Rock Sheet Music
Yacht Rock Songbooks

Yacht Rock Favorites: Volume 7 Songbook

Sail away with the Yacht Rock Favorites: Volume 7 songbook featuring ten ultra-smooth soft rock hits from the 1970s and 80s like "Baby, I'm a Want You," "Summer Breeze," "Little Lies," and "You Belong to Me." These piano solo arrangements by Jennifer Eklund are appropriate for intermediates and up.

  • 11 min read
Read more
New Wave Favorites: Volume 2 Songbook
Pop Music Songbooks
New Wave Sheet Music
New Wave Songbooks

New Wave Favorites: Volume 2 Songbook

Rock out to killer selections of iconic 80s New Wave hits, all thoughtfully arranged for intermediate piano by Jennifer Eklund. From synth-pop jams to power ballads, this songbook's got it all including hits like: "Call Me," "Dancing with Myself," "Everybody Have Fun Tonight," and "People Are People."

  • 15 min read
Read more
Get Into the Groove with Madonna Piano Songbooks
Pop Music Songbooks

Get Into the Groove with Madonna Piano Songbooks

Immerse yourself in the Queen of Pop's iconic hits like never before with two new piano songbooks with arrangements for intermediates by Jennifer Eklund. Experience the thrill of playing her chart-topping classics like "Like a Prayer," "Borderline," and "Material Girl" bringing the electrifying energy of her music right to your fingertips.

  • 7 min read
Read more