Roseville Big Band
Commemorative Air Force Big Band Hangar Dance, May 31, 2003
Led by Glen Newton

Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park CD and cassette tape. 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; audience members also requested several of the songs that were already on the play list, indicated by an asterisk(*).

Set One (8:00-9:05):
1. Dance to the Big Band Swing (Rosetones; Glen)
2. All of Me (Lauren, Jim Foss, Rich, Glen)
3. Come Fly with Me (Kirk, Glen)
4. Liechtensteiner Polka (GN, vocal)
5. Little Brown Jug (Harvey, Glen)
6. When I Fall in Love (Lauren; GN, flugelhorn)
7. Latin Fantasy (Bob, Jim Foster, band vocal; audience play-along and sing-along led by GN)
8. Glory of Love (Rosetones, Kay)
9. Teaser (world premiere of this composition by Mike Bratlie)
10. Rosie the Riveter (Kirk, Bob, GN; Rich)
11. April in Paris (Mike B., Harvey)
12. In the Mood (Rhythm & Swing, Glen, Kay, Tim)
13. Minnie the Moocher (GN, vocal and trumpet)
14. And the Angels Sing (Karen; GN)
15. Back in Your Own Back Yard (Harvey; first performance of this song by the Roseville Big Band)
15. Blue Skies (Ann; Keith, scat; Rosetones)
16. Blue Tango
16. Somebody Loves Me (Rosetones, Glen)

First intermission

Set Two (9:25-10:30):
1. Rock Around the Clock (Rhythm & Swing, Bob, Bill P.)
2. Jump, Jive, and Wail (Keith, vocal; Rosetones, Mark, George, Glen, Jim Foss)
3. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (George, Mark)
4. Lady is a Tramp (Rosetones; Keith, scat)
5. Happy Birthday
6. Sing, Sing, Sing (Jim Foster; Kay, clarinet; Rich; Keith, vocal; GN, sung announcement about the silent auction closing; moved from set 3 by request)*
6. Waltzing Matilda (Kay, Mark)
7. I Can't Get Started (Rosetones intro; Kirk; GN, trumpet)*
8. You Make Me Feel So Young (Tim)
9. Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Tim, Glen)*
10. What a Wonderful World (Rosetones)
11. In the Mood (Glen, Kay, Tim)
12. Blue Skirt Waltz (Kirk)
13. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy (Karen, Diane, Kirkina, trumpet section)*
9. Angel Eyes (moved to set 3 to accommodate requests in set 2)
10. Cha Cha Cha for Judy (audience play-along)
11. As Long As I'm Singing (GN, vocal; Dan)
12. Georgia on My Mind (Rosetones, Glen)
13. Polka Medley
14. Begin the Beguine (Kay, clarinet)
15. Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree
(moved to set 3 to accommodate requests in set 2)
14. Woodchopper's Ball (Bob; Mike B.; Keith, bass trombone; Bill F.; George; Rich; Jim Foss; Dan; Mike W.; GN, trumpet)

Second intermission: Armed Forces Medley: Semper Paratus, Anchors Aweigh, The Caisson Song, The Marines' Hymn, and The Air Force Song. Grand march for those in costume, and awarding prizes for best World War II civilian costume (man and woman), best World War II military costume (man and woman), and best World War II military uniform (man or woman). Running the engines of Miss Mitchell, the B-25 bomber.

Set Three (11:00-12:05):
1. On the Atchison, Topeka, and the Santa Fe
2. It Had to Be You (Kirk; Ann)
3. Satin Doll (Rosetones, Ann, Harvey, Dan)
4. Angel Eyes (Keith, vocal; Glen)
5. Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree with Anyone Else But Me (Rosetones)
6. Beer Barrel Polka (Rosetones, Keith)
7. Stompiní at the Savoy (Book II; Glen, Kay, Ann)
8. I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter (Karen; Kay, soprano sax)
9. El Sol Tambien Se Pone (audience play-along; George; Bill F., flute; Keith, bass trombone; Mike B., trombone; Tim)
10. Chattanooga Choo Choo (Rosetones, Glen)
11. Big Spender (GN, trumpet)
10. Moon River (Bill F., Kay, Rosetones)
11. Sing, Sing, Sing - Pt. I (moved to set 2 by request)
12. As Time Goes By (Keith, vocal; GN, flugelhorn))
12. 251 Swing Street
(Keith, bass trombone; Jim Foss; Mike W.; Bill F.)
13. Thanks for the Memory (dedicated to Bob Hope, who recently celebrated his 100th birthday)
14. It Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That Swing (Rosetones, Mark)
15. Moonlight Serenade (Kay, clarinet)
15. Last: Show Me the Way to Go Home (Glen, Mike W.)
17. Encore: In the Mood (Kay, Glen, Tim)

Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Kay Foster (alto, soprano, clarinet), Bill Frank (alto, flute), Glen Peterson (tenor), Dan Desmonds (tenor), and Bill Pearson (baritone)
Trumpets/Flugelhorns: Tim Altmann, Mark Lee, Harvey Skow, and Bob Nielsen
Trombones: Mike Bratlie, George Henly, Rich Eyman, and Keith Miner (bass trombone)
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Jim Foss (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), and Jim Foster (drums)
Vocal: Karen Dunn, Kirk Lindberg, Diane Dolinar, Glen Newton, Keith Miner, and Lauren Redpath

Rhythm & Swing dancers for this performance:

Collin Claypool, Jackie Duffus, Heath Johnson, Alice Ribbens, Will Ribbens, and Jackie Siemers

Paid attendance was over 800 people. For this dance, most attendees parked on the ramp behind the hangar. The Spring 2004 Strutter's Quarterly included pictures from the dance.

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