Roseville Big Band
Sylvie Roberge - Heikke Nielsen Wedding Reception, 6/1/2002
at the Prom Center
Led by Glen Newton

Songs in red are available on the Roseville Big Band Concert in the Park CD and cassette tape.
Songs in Italics were especially requested by the bride and groom and their parents. Songs crossed out like this were on the original list but were omitted due to lack of time. Songs marked with (request) were requested by the audience at the reception, and songs marked with an asterisk (*) were performed for the first time with the particular featured soloists or group.

Cocktail hour and reception line 5:30-6-3:0 (GN on piano)

Set One (8:00-8:45)
When I Fall in Love (bride and groom; Kirk, vocal)
What a Wonderful World
(bridal party; Rosetones, vocal)
Fly Me to the Moon
(Kirk, vocal; Bill F., alto sax)
Beer Barrel Polka (Keith & Rosetones, vocals)
Georgia on My Mind
(Rosetones, vocals; Glen, tenor sax)
In the Mood (Kay, alto sax; Glen, tenor sax; Peter, trumpet; GN, vibes; Carl, guitar)
Moon River (Kay & Bill F., alto sax duet; Rosetones, vocals)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 (Peter, trumpet; Glen, tenor; GN, telephone; audience response)
Zoot Suit Riot (Keith, vocal; Jim, drums; Glen, tenor; audience response)
Sentimental Journey
(featuring the groom's mother (Sandra Nielsen) and aunt (Linda Johnson) on vocals; Gene, trumpet)
The Boys are Back in Town*
(Gene, trumpet)

Before the break, Sylvie tossed the bouquet and Heikke removed the garter and tossed it.

Set Two (9:10-9:50):
(GN, vocal; Harvey, trumpet)
It Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That Swing
(Rosetones, vocals; Mark, trumpet)
Night Train (request; GN, trumpet fills)
Opus One (Rosetones, vocals; Glen, tenor sax; Rich, trombone; Mike W., electric bass)
All the Things You Are (Kay, alto sax; Harvey, trumpet; with Bob on 5th trumpet)
Someone to Watch Over Me
(Rosetones; skipped the verse)
Moon River (request; Kay & Bill, alto sax duet; Rosetones, vocals)
(Jim, drums; guest percussionists; Gene, trumpet)

During this break, Bob played some CDs: The Electric Slide, etc..

Set Three (10:05-10:55):
(Karen, Kirk)
Dance to the Music
(Carl, guitar)
Glory of Love
(Rosetones, vocals; Kay, alto sax)
Polka Medley
Dance to the Big Band Swing
(Rosetones, vocals; Glen, tenor sax; Jim, drums)
(Rosetones, vocals; Kay, alto sax; Harvey, trumpet)
Blue Skirt Waltz
(Kirk, vocal)
Evil Ways*
(Glen, tenor sax; Mike B., trombone; Carl, guitar; Keith, bass trombone; Gene, trumpet)
Fly Me to the Moon (request; Kirk, vocal, Bill F., alto sax)
I Won't Last a Day Without You
(Kirk, Rosetones)
On the Sunny Side of the Street (Rosetones)
Mambo #5
(Harvey, trumpet; guest percussionists)
Liechtensteiner Polka
(GN, vocal)
Sing, Sing, Sing
(Jim, drums; Kay, clarinet; Rich, trombone; Keith, scat vocal; GN, trumpet)
At Last
(Carubia, arr.; Rosetones, vocals)
The Last Waltz

Set Four (11:10-midnight):
Love Shack (Jim, drums; Glen, tenor sax; Carl, guitar)
Jump, Jive, and Wail
(Keith & Rosetones, vocals; Glen, tenor sax; Mark, trumpet; Fred, trombone)
(Gene, trumpet; Carl, guitar; audience playing guest percussion and chanting "Tequila")
Blue Moon
(Kirk, GN, Mark)
Rock Around the Clock (Bill P., baritone sax; Bob, trumpet; GN, trumpet)
Satin Doll (Ann, piano; Rosetones, vocals; Peter, flugelhorn; Dan D., tenor)
La Bamba (Bill F., alto; Jim, drums; audience participation)
Three Times a Lady
(Mark, flugelhorn)
Moon Over Naples
(Kirk & GN, vocals)
(Karen, vocal; Rich, trombone)
Prom Polka

Proud Mary (Keith, Mike, Carl)
Star Dust
(GN, Karen)
She Works Hard for the Money
(Rosetones; Carl et al)

Kansas City (Jim, drums; Glen, tenor sax; Keith, bass trombone; Mike, trombone; Peter, trumpet; Carl, guitar)
In the Mood
(request; Kay, alto sax; Glen, tenor sax; Peter, trumpet; GN, vibes; Carl, guitar)
Thanks for the Memory
(Peter, trumpet; GN, voiceover)

Additional songs on the bride and groom's families' list of favorites:
Come Fly with Me
(Kirk, vocal; Glen, tenor)
New York, New York
I've Got You Under My Skin
(Glen, Carl)
Route 66
(Ann, Mark, etc.)

Roseville Big Band performers for this dance:

Saxes: Kay Foster, Bill Frank, Glen Peterson, Dan Desmonds, and Bill Pearson
Trumpets: Mark Lee, Harvey Skow, Peter Davis, and Gene Phares (and sometimes Bob Nielsen, father of the groom)
Trombones: Mike Bratlie, Fred Christiansen, Rich Eyman, and Keith Miner
Rhythm: Ann Booth (piano), Carl Berger (guitar), Mike Wobig (bass), and Jim Foster (drums)
Vocal: Karen Dunn, Diane Lindberg, Kirk Lindberg, Glen Newton

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