with the Rosetones
Commemorative Air Force Bomber's Moon Ball, September 12, 2015
Hangar #3, Fleming Field, South St. Paul, Minnesota

Led by Glen Newton

Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park (+8) CD. As usual, we will take requests. 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.

Before the dance Terry and Cindy of TC Swing gave free swing dance lessons. At 7:55, Stan Turner, KLBB radio host, asked everybone to stand for a moment of silence while bulger Steve Pederson played Taps. Stan then introduced the dance and welcomed the dancers.

Set One - Part 1 (8:00-8:50):
1. Dance to the Big Band Swing (Rosetones, Glen P., Jim)
2. Little Brown Jug (Jenica, Glen P., Dan T.)
3. Glory of Love (Rosetones, Kay)
4. All of Me (Karen, GN, George, Rich)
5. Harlem Nocturne (Kay)
6. Who's Sorry Now? (Kirk, Glen P.)
7. On a Slow Boat to China (Kirk and Karen, vocal)
8. Beer Barrel Polka (Keith and Rosetones, vocals)
9. On the Sunny Side of the Street (Carubia arr.; Rosetones)
10. In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning (Glen P., Dan T., Ann)
11. It Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That Swing (Rosetones, Mark L.)
12. Grand march (for anyone in costume): Armed Forces Medley

At this point, around 8:40, while the band took a break, Stan Turner led the ceremonies to honor all veterans and active military personnel, and a CAF pilot ran up the B25 engines.

After the break, around 9:00, the Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band performed these selections with the Roseville Big Band:

BP1. The pipe band marched in to the Minnesota Fire Band on Parade (composed by piper Dave MacKinnon)
BP2. Highland Cathedral (1 bar drone, 8 bars pipe solo (A1), then band joins (A2, B, A3, A4, B, A3, Coda)
BP3. The Rose of Kelvingrove (band intro; solo piper-Lynn Ista, then all pipers once; repeat tune, and on repeat of second part go to the coda)
BP4. Amazing Grace (form: solo bagpipe-Dave MacKinnon, all pipes, pipes and band), dedicated to all military personnel, past and present
BP5. The pipe band marched out to The 10th Battalion Highland Light Infantry Crossing the Rhine by Pipe Major Donald Shaw Ramsay

Set Two (after the joint bagpipe and band selections, until around 10:30):
1. Rock Around the Clock (Rhythm & Swing Exhibition dance feature; Bill P., Bob)
2. Love is Here to Stay (high key male vocal; Kirk, Rosetones, Mark S.)
3. Prom Polka
4. Moon River (Kay and Bill, alto sax duet; Rosetones)
5. Bei Mir Bist du Schoen (Key of F minor; Rosetones, Rich, George)
6. Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Mark S., Glen P.)
7. Come Fly with Me (original version (key of C); Kirk, Glen P.)
8. Cha Cha Cha for Judy (audience guest percussionists)
9. Lady is a Tramp (female vocal; Rosetones; Keith scat))
10. In the Mood (Tyzik arr., Doc Severinson version; Glen P., Kay, Dan T., Mark S., GN, Jim)
11. Rosie the Riveter (Kirk, Bob, GN, Rich)
12. Lester Leaps In (Repeat 47-54: 1st time: George; 2nd time: Glen P./George trading 4's; 3rd time: Glen P.George trading 2's; 4th time: Glen P.)
13. Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive (Karen, GN (trumpet))
In a Mellow Tone (Rich, Bob)
15. Somebody Loves Me (Rosetones, Glen P.)
16. Two O'Clock Jump (#3 in Book I; Guitar solo at A (Jason); Mark S., Glen P.)

17. 'S Wonderful (Karen, Glen P., Dan T.)

Between sets 2 and 3, Rhythm & Swing performed to a medley of pre-recorded music and Stan Turner and Amy Lauria announced the winners of the costume contest.

Set Three (10:50-12:00):
1. Satin Doll (Ann, Dan T. (flugelhorn), Dan D., Rosetones)
2. It Had to Be You (Kirk)
3. I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo (Rosetones)
4. Feeling Good (Karen)
5. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy (RBB trumpets, Karen, Diane, Kirk)
6. Sing, Sing, Sing (Jim; Kay; Rich; Keith; GN, trumpet with plunger)
7. Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (Rosetones)
8. I Thought About You (Kirk)
9. Moonlight Serenade (Kay, clarinet)
10. L-O-V-E (Karen, Dan T.)
10a. Moon River (Kay and Bill, alto sax duet; Rosetones; waltz request)
11. Take the "A" Train (Wilfred Roberts arr.)
12. Georgia on My Mind (Wolpe arr.; Rosetones, Glen P.)
12. Oh, Lady Be Good (Bob, Kay, Jenica)
13. What a Wonderful World (Rosetones)
13. Woodchopper's Ball (GN, trumpet with plunger; Bob, George, Mark S., Rich, John, Keith, Bill F., Dan D., Jenica)

14. Last: Show Me the Way to Go Home (Ann, Glen P., Jenica)

Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Glen Peterson (tenor), Bill Frank (alto) Kay Foster (alto, soprano, and clarinet), Dan Desmonds (tenor and clarinet), and Bill Pearson (baritone and clarinet)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Dan Theobald, Mark Syman, Mark Lee and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Rich Eyman, Keith Miner, George Henly, and Kent Malcomson (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Jason Swalley (guitar), Jenica Georgeson (bass), Jim Foster (drums), and Glen Newton (vibraphone)
Vocal: The Rosetones (Karen Dunn, Diane Lindberg, Kirk Lindberg, Glen Newton) and Bob Nielsen

The Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band performers for this dance:

  Pipers: Lynn Ista (Pipe Major and soloist), Dave MacKinnon (Pipe Sergeant), Paul Anderson, Daniel Boe, and Jonathan Halberg

The Rhythm and Swing dancers for this dance: Aubrey Swenson*, Erica French, Stephanie King*, Chase Mergenthal, Loren Vanderhoff*, Nate Casteel, and Scott Sonbuchner*

*These dancers were feaured on Rock Around the Clock. All the dancers appeared in various numbers in the dance medley.

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