Roseville Big Band Concert in Edinborough Park, April 3, 2007, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Directed by Glen Newton

The Lady is a Tramp by Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers (1937), arr. by Dave Wolpe
(featuring vocalists Karen Dunn and Glen Newton, with a guitar solo by Nick Johnson and a scat vocal solo by Keith Miner)

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 solos by Kari Coad on trumpet and Al Burns on tenor sax, with Glen Newton on the telephone)

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 Karen Dunn, with soprano sax soloist Kay Foster)

Slow Dance for Lynn by Len Yaeger (2006)
(featuring a trumpet solo by Mark Lee and a baritone sax solo by Bill Pearson)

Straighten Up and Fly Right by Nat King Cole and Irving Mills (1944), arr. by Stephen Bulla
(featuring vocalist Keith Miner, with a band vocal and instrumental solos by Ann Booth on piano and Nick Johnson on guitar)

Skylark by Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael (1941), arr. by Jerry Nowak
(featuring vocalist Karen Dunn)

Liechtensteiner Polka by Ed Kotscher and Rudi Lindt (1957), arr. by Johnny Warrington
(featuring vocalist Glen Newton)

Waltz for Debby by Bill Evans (1964), arr. by Keith Foley
(featuring vocalist Karen Dunn, with a vibraphone solo by Glen Newton, an alto sax solo by Bill Frank, and a piano solo by Ann Booth)

El Sol Tambien se Pone by Ludar Felsenstein (1991), arr. by Roger Holmes
(featuring guest percussionists from the audience, with solos by Bob Nielsen, trumpet, George Henly, trombone, Bill Frank, flute, and Rich Eyman, trombone)

Don't Know Why by Jesse Harris (2002), arr. by Paul Murtha; recorded by Norah Jones
(featuring vocalist Karen Dunn)

Satin Doll by Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, and Johnny Mercer (1958), arr. by Sammy Nestico; one of the Duke Ellington classics, played often by Count Basie's band.
(featuring solos by Ann Booth, piano; Harvey Skow, flugelhorn; and Dan Desmonds, tenor sax; with vocalists Karen Dunn and Glen Newton)

How About You? by Ralph Freed and Burton Lane (1941), arr. by Dave Wolpe
(featuring vocalists Karen Dunn and Glen Newton, with instrumental solos by Al Burns, tenor sax, and Glen Newton, bass trombone)

Show Me the Way to Go Home by Irving King (1952), arr. by Sammy Nestico; one of the Roseville Big Band's closing theme songs
(featuring solos by Al Burns on clarinet, Ann Booth on piano, and Mike Wobig on electric bass)

Roseville Big Band performers for this concert:

Saxes: Kay Foster (alto), Bill Frank (alto and flute), Al Burns (tenor and clarinet), Dan Desmonds (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone)
Trumpets and Flugelhorns: Kari Coad, Mark Lee, Harvey Skow, and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Greg Michnay, George Henly, Rich Eyman, and Keith Miner (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Nick Johnson (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), Dave Tuenge (drum set), and Glen Newton (vibraphone)
Vocalists: Glen Newton, Karen Dunn, and Keith Miner

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