Roseville Big Band
Song List for the Minnesota Transportation Museum Dance
Railroads on Active Duty: Celebrating Transportation During WWII
7:00-10:00 p.m., April 18, 2009
Jackson Street Roundhouse, 193 Pennsylvania Ave. E., St. Paul 55130
Led by Glen Newton

The band posed for a picture before the dance began.

Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park (+8) CD and cassette tape.

Set 1: 7:00-7:50

Dance to the Big Band Swing
My Buddy
You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
Flying Home
Bei Mir Bist du Schoen (in C minor)

On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe
Come Fly with Me (medium key version)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
Night Train
Beer Barrel Polka
In the Mood

Dance to the Big Band Swing

  Set 2: 8:05-8:55  

Chattanooga Choo-Choo (Hest arr.)
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
Glory of Love
Latin Fantasy (w. guest percussionists)
Take the "A" Train
Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive
Fly Me to the Moon
(It's Only a) Paper Moon
Prom Polka
Blue Skirt Waltz
Route 66
Set 3: 9:10-10:00

Chattanooga Choo-Choo (Wolpe arr.)
Easy to Love
Look for the Silver Lining
The Lady is a Tramp
They Didn't Believe Me
All of Me
String of Pearls
Rosie the Riveter
Beyond the Sea
I Get a Kick Out of You (vocal version)
Show Me the Way to Go Home

Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Glen Peterson (tenor), Bill Frank (alto/flute), Kay Foster (alto/soprano), Dan Desmonds (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Dan Theobald, Hank Wadsworth, Dan Odegaard, and Pat Gefre
Trombones: Rich Eyman, Mike Bratlie, George Henly, and Carol Jensen (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Carl Berger (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), Dave Tuenge (drums), Glen Newton (vibraphone), and Karen Dunn (Latin percussion)
Vocal: Karen Dunn and Glen Newton (and Carol Jensen on "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and "Beer Barrel Polka")

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