A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, March 22, 1997

Music performed on A Praire Home Companion, March 22, 1997
Fitzgerald Theater, St. Paul, Minnesota

Performers:

Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith The Guys All-Star Shoe Band: Richard Dworsky, piano; Andy Stein, fiddle, tenor sax; Pat Donohue, guitar; Greg Hippen, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion.

Guests:

Kate MacKenzie, vocals, guitar Peter Rowan, vocals, guitar The Nashville Bluegrass Band: Roland White, mandolin; Pat Enright, guitar; Alan O'Bryant, banjo; Stuart Duncan, fiddle, mandolin; Gene Libbea, bass

See below for Albums by Guest Artists.

TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)
Garrison Keillor, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
©1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989 Garrison Keillor KENTUCKY WALTZ
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK, Stuart Duncan
w/m: Bill Monroe
© 1935 APRS (BMI)

HELLO, YOUNG LOVERS
Garrison Keillor, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w: Oscar Hammerstein II; m: Richard Rodgers
© 1951 Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II

LUTHERANS / ST. PATRICK'S DAY (Script)

DANNY BOY
Richard Dworsky (underscore)
w/m: Traditional

"DON'T PICK ON LUTHERANS" POLKA (BEER BARREL POLKA)
Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w/m: Lew Brown, Wladimir A. Timm, Jaromir Vejvoda, and Vasek Zeman ("Skoda Lasky")
new words: Garrison Keillor
"Skoda Lasky"
© 1934 Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.; © 1997 Garrison Keillor

"GUY NOIR" THEME
Garrison Keillor, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w: Garrison Keillor/Richard Dworsky, m: Richard Dworsky
© 1995 Keillor/Dworsky
album: "Guy Noir, Radio Private Eye," High Bridge 39261

BILL MONROE SEGMENT

BLUE MOON OF KENTUCKY
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Bill Monroe
© APRS (BMI)

RAWHIDE
The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

UNCLE PEN
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

new RIVER TRAIN
The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Charlie Monroe
© Berwick Music Corp. (BMI)

SITTIN' ALONE IN THE MOONLIGHT
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

MOLLY AND TENBROOKS (The Race Horse Song)
The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Bill Monroe
© APRS (BMI)

WHEEL HOSS
The Nashville Bluegrass Band, Andy Stein
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

MULE SKINNER BLUES
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Jimmie Rodgers, George Vaughn
© APRS (BMI)

THAT'S A PLENTY (Intermission)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
w: Henry S. Creamer; m: Bert A. Williams
© 1909 Edward B. Marks Music Company (BMI)

ROSETTA (under "Greetings")
Richard Dworsky, Andy Stein
w/m: Earl Hines, William Henri Woode
© Morley Music Co. (ASCAP)

LET THE HARVEST GO TO SEED
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Peter Rowan
© Sea Lion Music (BMI)
album: "Bluegrass Boy," Sugar Hill Records 3859

CHEYENNE
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band, Andy Stein
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappel Music Inc. (BMI)

MEXICAN VACATION (CIELITO LINDO)
Pat Donohue, The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, Garrison Keillor, audience
w/m: Traditional; new words: Pat Donohue
© 1997 Pat Donohue

TRAVELIN' THIS LONESOME ROAD
Peter Rowan, The Nashville Bluegrass Band
w/m: Bill Monroe
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

LONG JOURNEY HOME (Closer)
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, Peter Rown, The Nashville Bluegrass Band,
Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith, RD, AS, PD, GH, AK
w/m: Public Domain


Some other albums available by guest artists:

Kate MacKenzie
"Age of Innocence," Red House Records 91
"Let Them Talk," Red House Records 66
Stoney Lonesome, "Blue Heartache," Red House Records 51
Stoney Lonesome, "Lonesome Tonight," Red House Records 46

Peter Rowan
"All on a Rising Day," Sugar Hill Records 3791 "Awake Me in the New World," Sugar Hill Records 3807
"Bluegrass Boy," Sugar Hill Records 3859
"Dust Bowl Children," Sugar Hill Records 3781
"First Whippoorwill," Sugar Hill Records 3749
"Medicine Trail," Flying Fish Records 205
"Peter Rowan," Flying Fish Records 71
"Walls of Time," Sugar Hill Records 3722
". . . with Red Hot Pickers," Sugar Hill Records 3733
. . . and Rowan Brothers, "Tree on a Hill," Sugar Hill Records 3823
. . . with The Nashville Bluegrass Band, "New Moon Rising," Sugar Hill Records 3762

The Nashville Bluegrass Band
"The Boys Are Back in Town," Sugar Hill Records 3778
"Home of the Blues," Sugar Hill Records 3793
"Idle Time," Rounder Records 232
"My Native Home," Rounder Records 212
"To Be His Child," Rounder Records 242
"The Nashville Bluegrass Band - Unleashed," Sugar Hill Records 3843
"Waitin' for the Hard Times to Go," Sugar Hill Records 3809

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