Roseville Big Band Concert in Central Park, July 4, 2001, 7:00 - 8:10 p.m.
Directed by Glen Newton

Dance to the Big Band Swing by Glen Newton (1999), arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rosetones vocal quartet, with solos by drummer Jim Foster and tenor saxophonist Glen Peterson)

American Patrol by F. W. Meacham (1891), arr. by Jerry Gray
(featuring the Rhythm & Swing Dancers, with a solo by trumpeter Mark Lee)

All of Me by Seymour Simons and Gerald Marks (1931), arr. by Lennie Niehaus
(featuring vocalist Sarah Morris, with a cornet solo by Glen Newton; and Rich Eyman on trombone trading fours with Glen Peterson on tenor sax)

Come Fly with Me by Jimmy Van Heusen and Sammy Cahn (1957), arr. by Jason Lingle
(featuring vocalist Kirk Lindberg, with a tenor sax solo by Glen Peterson)

I Can't Give You Anything But Love by Dorothy Fields and Jimmy McHugh (1928), arr. by Sammy Nestico
(featuring vocalist Karen Dunn)

Red House by Jimi Hendrix (1967), arr. by John Berry
(featuring Carl Berger, guitar; Rich Eyman and Mike Bratlie, trombones in the audience, Keith Miner, bass trombone, Bill Johnson, piano, and Dan Kuch, trumpet)

Y.M.C.A. by Jacques Morali, Henri Belolo and Victor Willis (1978), arr. by John Berry, vocal arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rosetones and solos by alto saxophonist Kay Foster and trumpeter Harvey Skow, with an audience full of singers and spellers)

And the Angels Sing by Johnny Mercer and Ziggy Elman (1939), arr. by Dave Wolpe
(featuring vocalist Karen Dunn and trumpeter Glen Newton)

Hard-Hearted Hannah by Jack Yellen, Milton Ager, Bob Bieglow and Charles Bates (1924), arr. by Sammy Nestico
(featuring pianist Bill Johnson, with a trumpet solo by Harvey Skow)

Crazy, by Willie Nelson (1961), arr. by Allyn Erickson
(featuring Sarah Morris, vocalist)

La Cumparsita by Gerardo Matos Rodriguez (1917)
(featuring guest percussionists from the audience, with a trumpet solo by Bob Nielsen)

The Lady is a Tramp by Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers (1937), arr. by Dave Wolpe, vocal arr. by Glen Newton
(featuring the Rosetones vocal quartet, with a scat vocal solo by Keith Miner)

In the Mood by Joe Garland (1939), arr. by Glenn Miller
(featuring the Rhythm & Swing Dancers, with solos by Glen Peterson on tenor sax, Kay Foster on alto sax, Dan Odegaard on trumpet, Glen Newton on vibes, and Carl Berger on guitar)

In addition to the soloists listed above, the Roseville Big Band performers for this concert included Mark Olson, trombone; Bill Frank, alto sax; Dan Desmonds, tenor sax; Bill Pearson, baritone sax; and Mike Wobig, electric bass.

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

Concerts in Central Park (including this one, produced by John Rusterholz) are broadcast live on Channel 15, CTV North Suburbs!

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