Roseville Big Band
Sara Newman - Andy Gall wedding 4:30 -8 p.m. at the National Guard Armory in Anoka, 408 E. Main Street
Parking: there should be 5 or 6 spots blocked off for the band behind the armory on the LEFT side of the utility door (the ones on the right are for the wedding party); also, the Lyric Arts MainStreet Stage theater next to the armory has agreed to let the wedding use their parking lot; wear black and white
Led by Glen Newton

Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park (+8) CD. Songs crossed out like this were on the original list but were skipped due to lack of time.

Laura sings while the trombones play backgrounds. Set One - Dinner Music (4:30-5:30 (During this set the trumpet section used flugelhorns except for Mark's solo on Summertime.)):
1. Misty (Bill F., Dan T., Rich)
2. Skylark (Laura)
3. Girl Talk (Dan D.)
4. Sentimental Journey (instrumental)
5. Someone to Watch Over Me (Laura; skip from the intro to the chorus)

Laura Woodley sang "Skylark" in her first performance with the band.

6. Moonlight Serenade (Dan D., clarinet)
7. I Can't Give You Anything But Love (instrumental)
8. You Made Me Love You (Dan T.)
9. White Cliffs of Dover (George)
Len, Glen, and Dan play saxes, with Dave, Mike, Rich, Jeff, and Mike in the background.
Despite the record high 87 degree temperature, the band started out the afternoon wearing suit coats and tuxes.
Jeff plays a gold brass flugelhorn. 10. Bye Bye Blackbird (Jeff)
11. Summertime (Laura, Mark)
12. Nearness of You (GN, trumpet)
13. Li'l Darlin' (Dan T.)
15. Laura
Jeff Olsen played a flugelhorn solo on "Bye Bye Blackbird."

Set Two (5:45-6:50):
0. Autumn Leaves (left over from the first set)
1. Moon River (bride and groom dance; Dan D. and Bill F., alto sax duet; Laura and GN, vocal duet)
2.  Little Brown Jug (Kari, Glen P.)
3. Beer Barrel Polka (Laura, Keith, GN)
4. I've Got You Under My Skin (Art Wiggins arr.; Glen P.)
When I Fall in Love (Laura, Dan D.)
6. Waltzing Matilda (Dan D., Mark)
7. Paper Moon (Laura, GN)

8. Cha Cha Cha for Judy (audience play-along)
9. They Can't Take That Away from Me (Laura)
10. In the Mood (original version; Dan D. , Glen P., Kari) 
11. As Long As I'm Singing (GN, Bill P.)
12. Glory of Love (Laura and GN; Dan D.)
13. Waltz for Debby (instrumental; Bill F., Ann)
TambourineVibra-slap, etc.Congas
Wedding guests became guest percussionists with the Roseville Big Band on "Cha Cha Cha for Judy".
Mary holds the telephone toward the camera. 14. Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Jeff, Glen P.)
Prior to the last selection in this set, we honored Andy's maternal grandparents, who recently celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary.
15. Dance to the Big Band Swing (GN, Laura, Glen P., Dave)
Andy's mother helped us on "Pennsylvania 6-5000" by holding the telephone.

Set Three (7:05-7:30 (We originally planned to play until 8:00, but the wedding guests had left by 7:25 and the bride and groom thanked us and okayed ending early)):

1. String of Pearls (Dan D., GN, Ann)
2. All of Me (Laura, GN, Rich, Glen P.)
3. Liechtensteiner Polka (GN)
5. Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Keith)
6. La Bamba (Bill F.)
7. Blue Skirt Waltz (GN)
9. Opus One (instrumental; Glen P., Rich, Mike W.)

10. Blue Skies (Ann, Laura, GN, Keith)
11. Since I Fell For You (Dan D., Mark, Glen P.)
12. Route 66 (Ann, George, Bill F., Mike)
13.What a Wonderful World (Laura, GN)
14. Woodchopper's Ball (various, Len, Mike W.)
15. Last: Thanks for the Memory
Sara smiles as she twirls back to Andy
Sara and Andy enjoyed swing dancing to the music of the Roseville Big Band.

Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Dan Desmonds (alto, clarinet), Bill Frank (alto and clarinet), Glen Peterson (tenor), Len Yaeger (tenor and clarinet), and Bill Pearson (baritone and clarinet)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Mark Lee, Kari Coad, Jeff Olsen, and Dan Theobald
Trombones: Mike Bratlie, George Henly, Rich Eyman, and Keith Miner (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Mike Wobig (bass), and Dave Tuenge (drums); Glen Newton (vibraphone)
Vocal: Laura Woodley, Glen Newton and Keith Miner

We gave away one cassette tape, to Andy's grandparents.

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Friday, February 07, 2020.

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