Roseville Big Band with the Rosetones
Commemorative Air Force Bomber's Moon Ball, September 19, 2009
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. Songs in Italics were added by audience request.

Set One - Part 1 (8:00-9:00):
1. Dance to the Big Band Swing (Rosetones, Glen P., Dave)
2. (I'm a) Yankee Doodle Dandy (arr. Bratlie; Ann, Carl) (first performance by the Roseville Big Band)
3. Glory of Love (Rosetones, Kay)
4. Ac-cent-tchuate the Positive (Karen, GN (trumpet); the vocal solo version)
5. Just in Time (Glen P., Ann)
6. Come Fly with Me (high key version; Kirk, Glen P.)
Cha Cha Cha for Judy (audience guest percussionists; priority given to people named Judy)
8. Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Keith (vocal))
9. G. I. Jive (Rosetones, Carl, Mike B.)
10. Rosie the Riveter (Kirk, Bob, GN, Rich)
11. Moon River (Kay and Bill F., alto sax duet; Rosetones)
12. Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (Rosetones)
13. Beer Barrel Polka (Keith and Rosetones, vocals)
14. Look for the Silver Lining (Bob, Ann)
15. Let's Fall in Love (Karen)

At 9:00, the Minnesota State Fire Service Memorial Pipe Band marched in, performed these selections with the Roseville Big Band and marched out again:
BP1. Highland Cathedral (form: A (bagpipe solo), A (everybody), B, A, A, B, A, ending))
BP2. Rose of Kelvin Grove (form: Band intro, A (band and solo pipe), A, B, B, A, A, B, B, ending)
BP3. Amazing Grace (form: solo bagpipe, all pipes, pipes and band)

16. In the Mood (short version - omit G and H, featuring the Swing Cats; Glen P., Kay, Dan T.)
17. Grand march (for anyone in costume) followed by swing dancing after the marchers have gone around a couple of times: Armed Forces Medley (first performance of new arr. by Mike Bratlie)

At this point (around 9:20), while the band took a break, Jerry Hahn of the CAF announced the winners of the costume contest and honored the veterans and active military personnel. This fall, ten WWII veterans came forward to be recognized. This was followed by the run-up of the engines of Miss Mitchell, the B-25 bomber.

Set Two (9:50-10:45):
1. Jumpin' at the Woodside (first performance of version 2.0), featuring the Swing Cats
2. Satin Doll (Ann, Dan T. (flugelhorn), Ira, Rosetones)
3. God Bless the Child (Karen) (first performance by the Roseville Big Band)
4. Chattanooga Choo-Choo (Wolpe; Glen P.)
5. On the Sunny Side of the Street (Rosetones)
6. The White Cliffs of Dover (George)
7. Lady is a Tramp (Rosetones; Keith scat)

8. Woodchopper's Ball (GN, trumpet with plunger; Bob, Carl, Mike B., Glen P., George, Dan T., Rich, Keith (bass trombone), Bill F., Ira, Mike W.)
9. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy (Karen, Diane, Kirk, trumpets)
10. Moonlight Serenade (Kay, clarinet)
11. I'll Never Smile Again/Dream Medley (Rosetones)
Bei Mir Bist du Schoen (Key of C minor; Karen, GN, Rich, George)
13. Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Kari, Glen P.)
14. It Had to Be You (Kirk, Ann)

Set Three (11:00-12:00):
1. I Can't Get Started (Rosetones, Kirk, GN)
2. In the Mood (new Tyzik arr., Doc Severinson version; Glen P., Kay, GN, Dave) (first performance of this arrangement by the RBB)
3. Somebody Loves Me (Rosetones)
4. Easy to Love (Karen, GN)
5. Sing, Sing, Sing (Dave; Kay, clarinet; Rich; Keith, scat vocal; GN, trumpet with plunger)
6. Star Dust (Kari, Karen)

7. I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo (Rosetones)
8. All of Me (Karen, GN, Glen P., Rich)
9. My Buddy (waltz; trombone section feature with penciled-in repeat and solos by Mike B., George, Rich, and Keith)

10. Ain't Misbehavin' (Kirk, Rosetones)
9. String of Pearls (Kay, GN (trumpet), Ann)
11. Georgia on My Mind (Rosetones, Ira)
12. Little Brown Jug (Dan T., Glen P.)
13. Opus One (Rosetones, Ira, Rich, Mike W.)
14. What a Wonderful World (Rosetones)
15. Last: Show Me the Way to Go Home (Ann, Glen P., Mike W.)


Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Kay Foster (alto, soprano, clarinet), Bill Frank (alto and flute), Glen Peterson (tenor), Ira Adelman (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone and clarinet)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Mark Lee, Kari Coad, Dan Theobald, and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Mike Bratlie, George Henly, Rich Eyman, and Keith Miner (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Carl Berger (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), and Dave Tuenge (drums); Glen Newton (vibraphone)
Vocal: The Rosetones (Karen Dunn, Diane Lindberg, Kirk Lindberg, Glen Newton), Bob Nielsen, and Keith Miner

Swing Cats: Frances Emberley, Eve Johnson, Stephanie Kellogg, Jeanine Kooman, Dave Engelhard, Steve Isvik, Noah Pinson, Tyler Williamson

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