Roseville Big Band Central Park 40th Anniversary Celebration Dance, July 2, 2004, 8:05 - 9:45 p.m.
Tentative song list; Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park (+8) CD.
Songs crossed out were skipped because we ended early due to mosquitos and dwindling audience size.

Directed by Glen Newton

All of Me (Karen, Jim, Glen N.)
Central Park Rock (Karen and Glen); premiere performance of this song; the tune is "Roseville Rock", first performed in 1998, but the lyrics are new
Tequila (1958; Bill F., Bob)
Dance to the Big Band Swing (Kenne, Karen, Glen N., Glen P.)
YMCA (Bill P., Karen, Bob leading the dancing)
String of Pearls (Kay, Glen N.)
1952: Kansas City (Kenne, Mark O., Jim, Kari, George, Mike W.)
Fever (Karen, Rich)
Polka Medley
It Had to Be You (Glen N.)
1952: Kiss of Fire (Cha Cha; Mark, Ann)
I Can't Stop Loving You (Mike B.)
Don't Know Why (Karen)

Brief Intermission

In the Mood (Kay, Glen P., Kari)
Minnie the Moocher (Glen N.)
Sleepy Time Gal (Glen N, Mike B.)

PA 6-5000 (Kari, Glen P.)
Second Time Around (Karen)
For Once in My Life (Glen N.)
Little Brown Jug (Kari, Glen P.)
Blue Skirt Waltz (Glen)
1958: La Bamba (Bill F.)
You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Loves You (Karen, Ann)
Liechtensteiner Polka (Glen N.)
The Nearness of You (Karen)

Show Me the Way to Go Home (Glen P., Ann)

The Roseville Big Band performers for this performance were

Saxes: Kay Foster (alto), Bill Frank (alto), Glen Peterson (tenor), Dan Desmonds (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Mark Lee, Kari Coad (trumpet only), Harvey Skow and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Mike Bratlie, George Henly, Rich Eyman, and Mark Olson (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Jim Foss (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), and Jim Foster (drums)
Vocal: Karen Dunn and Glen Newton; Glen also played trumpet

During the first set of the performance, there were about 500 audience members.

We sold four CDs at the special Central Park Anniversary price of $10 (vs. $15 regular price and $12 for purchasing at other performances).

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