“I know I ask perfection of a quite imperfect world and fool enough to think that's what I'll find.”   ― Karen Carpenter, The  Carpenters - I Need To Be In Love Lyrics

The Carpenters were an American vocal and instrumental duo, consisting of siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter. During their career, the Carpenters recorded 11 albums. Do you remember "When I was young"?

THE CARPENTERS---Rainy Days and Mondays, Superstar, We've Only Just Begun, Only Yesterday, and many more.

THE CARPENTERS: singing siblings Karen and Richard They were my favorite!

Karen Carpenter, 1950-1983 She had the best voice. I still sing along to her music. A Mid West girl who made it big and was pressured to lose weight. (She must have been a size 6 at the most.) You're missed Karen!

Karen Carpenter wearing a "Lead Sister" tee. Can we all agree this is fantastic?

The Carpenters classic 70's music

The Carpenters: Close to You - Saw them and Steve Martin opened for them.

Christmas Music: Merry Christmas, Darling - The Carpenters  Ok admit it we have to hear this at least once per season!

Close your eyes and listen to this song--it's my favorite Christmas song this year! Christmas Music: Merry Christmas, Darling - The Carpenters Ok admit it we have to hear this at least once per season!

The Carpenters, Karen and Richard. For high school graduation prom. The theme song was "close to you"

Carpenters, Richard Carpenter and Karen Carpenter, Carpenters Music, The Carpenters

The Carpenters in London, 1972. Karen Carpenter on drums and her brother Richard on keyboards.

February Singer Karen Carpenter dies at 32 from heart failure caused by complications of anorexia nervosa. Carpenter’s death led to increased visibility and awareness of the eating.

The Carpenters - Top Of The World..LiVe..good to see Karen healthy here..see next pin

The Carpenters - Top Of The World. oh my gosh, I really love the The Carpenters were awesome in concert (I was when I saw them =D

Richard and Karen Carpenter, brother-sister singers known as The Carpenters.  Richard Carpenter, New Haven CT, (1946-       )  Karen Carpenter, New Haven CT, (1950-1983), heart failure, cachexia (low weight, body decline, weakness), and emetine cardiotoxicity due to anorexia nervosa indicating she poisoned herself with ipecac syrup used to induce vomiting.

The Carpenters free piano sheet music list. Read more about The Carpenters before you dive into the piano sheets.