Roseville Big Band Concert in Central Park,
July 30, 1998, 7:30 - 8:45 p.m.

Directed by Glen Newton

Lullaby of Broadway by Harry Warren and Al Dubin (1935), arr. by Dave Wolpe; from the musical "42nd Street"
(featuring an alto sax solo by Bill Frank)

I Can't Get Started by Ira Gershwin and Vernon Duke (1935), arr. by Johnny Warrington; #9 on Billboard Magazine's 1955 all-time popular music standards list
(featuring vocalist Kirk Lindberg and trumpeter Glen Newton)

Pennsylvania 6-5000 by Carl Sigman and Jerry Gray (1940), arr. by Jerry Gray, as played by Glenn Miller and his orchestra; help us by shouting out this famous telephone number!
(featuring the Rhythm & Swing dancers, with solos by Dan Odegaard on trumpet and Glen Peterson on tenor sax, with Glen Newton on the telephone)

Georgia on My Mind by Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell (1930), band arr. by Dave Wolpe, vocal arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rosetones vocal quartet, with a tenor sax solo by Glen Peterson)

Introduction of the Rosetones to the audience

When the Saints Go Marching In arr. by Dean Sorenson (1995)
(featuring Jim Foster, drum set, with an alto horn solo by Glen Newton, playing from out in the audience)

Star Dust by Hoagy Carmichael and Mitchell Parish (1929), arr. by Dave Wolpe; #1 on KLBB's All-Time Hits list; #1 (Artie Shaw), #3 (Glenn Miller), #17 (Paul Weston), and #25 (Bing Crosby) on Billboard Magazine's 1955 list
(featuring solos by Dan Odegaard, trumpet, and vocalist Karen Dunn)

Introduction of the trombone section to the audience

Woodchopper's Ball by Joe Bishop and Woody Herman (1939), arr. by Glenn Osser; Woody Herman's theme song
(featuring solos by Glen Newton and Bob Nielsen, trumpets; Keith Miner, bass trombone, dueling with Mike Bratlie, tenor trombone; Kay Foster, alto sax; Harvey Skow, trumpet; Carl Berger, guitar; Bill Frank, alto sax; Rich Eyman, trombone; Dan Desmonds, tenor sax; and Mike Wobig, electric bass)

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Joe Young and Fred E. Ahlert (1935), arr. by Dave Wolpe
(featuring vocalist Tammy McCormack, with a soprano sax solo by Kay Foster)

Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be?) by Jimmy Davis, Roger "Ram" Ramirez, and Jimmy Sherman (1941), arr. by Sammy Nestico
(featuring Kay Foster on the alto sax)

Introduction of the trumpet section to the audience

I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo by Mack Gordon and Harry Warren (1942), arr. by Mike Carubia
(featuring the Rosetones vocal quartet)

New Orleans Jazz Portrait "When the Saints Go Marching In" and "Just a Closer Walk with Thee", arr. by Mike Vax and Bob Secor (1981)
(featuring a Dixieland trio of clarinetist Dan Desmonds, trombonist Pat Flahaven, and trumpeter Harvey Skow; with additional solos by Keith Miner on bass trombone, Glen Newton on trumpet, Bill Frank on alto sax, and Glen Peterson on tenor sax)

Second Hand Rose by Grant Clarke and James F. Hanley (1921), arr. by Glen Newton, sung by Fanny Brice in Ziegfield Follies of 1921
(featuring vocalist Tammy McCormack)

Introduction of the sax section to the audience

Rock Around the Clock by Jimmy DeKnight and Max Freedman (1952), arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rhythm & Swing dancers, with solos by Bill Pearson on baritone sax, Bob Nielsen on trumpet, and Glen Newton on trombone)

Blue Skies by Irving Berlin (1927), arr. by Paul Jennings, vocal arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rosetones, with solos by pianist Ann Booth and scat vocalist Keith Miner)

Introduction of the rhythm section to the audience

Love is a Many-Splendored Thing by Sammy Fain and Paul Francis Webster (1955), arr. by Jim Baker

Central Park Rock by Jack and Linda Brewer (1998), arr. by Glen Newton; celebrating the 50th anniversary of the City of Roseville; join us singing "Happy Birthday, Roseville" on the choruses
(featuring vocal soloist Karen Dunn, with the Rosetones vocal quartet and Tammy McCormack)

In addition to the soloists listed above, the Roseville Big Band performers for this concert included Mark Lee, trumpet. Glen Newton also played the vibraphone.

The Rosetones are Karen Dunn, soprano; Diane Lindberg, alto; Kirk Lindberg, tenor; and Glen Newton, bass.

This concert was broadcast live on public access Channel 15, CTV North Suburbs, and recorded for later rebroadcast. John Rusterholz was the video producer.

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