Roseville Big Band
Joint Concert with the River City Jazz Orchestra, 7:20-10:15 p.m.
At the Gallagher-Hansen Post 295 VFW hall at 111 S. Concord Exchange in South St. Paul
March 20, 2007

Led by Glen Newton

The RCJO played the first half (around 7:20-8:40) ... ... and the RBB played the second half (around 8:50-10:15).
The River City Jazz Orchestra The Roseville Big Band horns

The planned 7:00 p.m. start was delayed by a meeting that didn't finish on time; the RCJO couldn't start warming up until the meeting ended.

Glen plays his tenor sax with his eyes closed.

As Long As I’m Singing (GN vocal, Dan)
Sleigh Ride (La Barbara arr.) (Glen, Harvey)
Pick Yourself Up (Glen, Pat)
El Sol Tambien Se Pone (Bob, Bill F., GN (trpt), Nick, Keith)
It Had to Be You (Keith vocal, Ann)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Pat, Glen)
Straighten Up and Fly Right (Keith vocal, Ann, Nick)
Sweet Georgia Brown (Ann, Dan, Harvey, Nick, Rich)
Liechtensteiner Polka (GN vocal)
Brown Wore Black (Rich, Nick, George, GN (trpt))
Kansas City (Keith, Glen, Pat, Craig)
Winter Wonderland (Keith, Bill F. (flute))
Waltz for Debby (Glen, Bill F., Ann)
Fly Me to the Moon (Bill F.)
Satin Doll (Ann, Harvey, Dan)
I’ve Got You Under My Skin (Art Wiggins arr.; Glen)
Show Me the Way to Go Home (Glen, Ann, Mike)
Glen Peterson soloed on "Pick Yourself Up."
The following songs were on the list of potential songs for the performance, but we didn't have time to play them:
  Falling in Love with Love
Latin Fantasy
Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries
Slow Dance for Lynn

Roseville Big Band performers for this concert:

Saxes: Kay Foster (alto), Bill Frank (alto/flute), Glen Peterson (tenor), Dan Desmonds (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone)
Trumpets and Flugelhorns: Mark Lee, Pat Gefre, Harvey Skow, and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Scott Swenson, George Henly, Rich Eyman, Keith Miner (bass trombone), and Glen Newton (bass trombone on Keith's vocals)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Nick Johnson (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), Craig Villars (drums), and Glen Newton (vibraphone)
Vocalists: Keith Miner and Glen Newton

Glen also played vibes on two of the River City Jazz Orchestra's selections.

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