A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, April 25, 1998

 


Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, April 25, 1998
Hosmer Hall, Potsdam College, Potsdam, New York


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, guitar, vocals
La Bottine Souriante: Yves Lambert, button accordion, harmonica, vocals;
Régent Archambault, acoustic and electric bass; Michel Bordeleau, foot-tapping, fiddle, mandolin; André Brunet, fiddle, guitar; Denis Fréchette, piano; Jean Fréchette, saxophone; Jocelyn Lapointe, trumpet; André Verreault, trombone; Robert Ellis, bass trombone
Everett Smith, boat builder
Ellen Rocco, NCPR station manager

TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
( 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989 Garrison Keillor

EVEN THE BAD TIMES ARE GOOD
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, GASB
w/m: Clyde Pitts, Jr., Carl Robert Belew
© Acuff Rose Music, Inc. (BMI)
GOLDEN RING
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, GASB
w/m: Robert Valentine Braddock, Rafe G. Van Hoy
© Sony-ATV Songs LLC (BMI)

BRIDAL CHORUS, from Lohengrin (HERE COMES THE BRIDE) (quote)
Rich Dworsky
m: Richard Wagner
BELLE OF THE BOUQUET
Pat Donohue, GASB
w/m: Christopher Shaw

"BEEBOPAREEBOP RHUBARB PIE" THEME (SHORT'NIN' BREAD)
Garrison Keillor, Tim Russell, GASB
w/m: Traditional; new words: Garrison Keillor
© Garrison Keillor

CHESS WAR (opens and closes "Chess" script)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
m: Rich Dworsky
© 1998 Rich Dworsky

JOIN US (underscore - battle scene)
m: Richard Dworsky
© Richard Dworsky
"POWDERMILK BISCUITS" THEME
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, GASB
w/m: Garrison Keillor
© Garrison Keillor

FOGGY MOUNTAIN TOP
w/m: A. P. Carter
© APRS (BMI)
"GUY NOIR" THEME
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w: Garrison Keillor/Richard Dworsky; m: Richard Dworsky
© 1995 Keillor/Dworsky
album: "Guy Noir, Radio Private Eye," HighBridge 39261
WHAT'LL I DO? / I THINK OF YOU
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, GASB

WHAT'LL I DO?
w/m: Irving Berlin
© 1924 Irving Berlin, Inc.

I THINK OF YOU
w/m: Bruce "Utah" Phillips
© 1973 Bruce Phillips
AU BEAU CLAIRE DE LA LUNE
La Bottine Souriante
w/m: Traditional
arr: La Bottine Souriante
rec: upcoming release, Mille-Pattes
LA REEL DU FORGERON
La Bottine Souriante
w/m: Traditional
arr: La Bottine Souriante
rec: upcoming release, Mille-Pattes
CIEL D'AUTOMNE
La Bottine Souriante
w/m: André Brunet
© Edition Mille-Pattes (SOCAN) - pending
arr: La Bottine Souriante
THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR THE SUNRISE (Intermission)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
w: Eugene Lockhart; m: Ernest Seitz
© 1919 Chappell & Co., Ltd.
WHININ' BOY BLUES (under "Greetings")
Andy Stein, Pat Donohue
w/m: unknown
(I Wonder Why?) YOU'RE JUST IN LOVE
Garrison Keillor, Kate MacKenzie, GASB
w/m: Irving Berlin
© 1950 Irving Berlin
A-TISKET A-TASKET
Kate MacKenzie, GASB
w/m: Ella Fitzgerald, Van Alexander
© 1920 (renewed 1948) Miller Music Corporation
SUNSHINE
Andy Stein, Pat Donohue
m: Eddie Lang, Joe Venuti
SUITE MÉTIS (medley)
La Bottine Souriante
w/m: Traditional / Michel Bordeleau
arr: La Bottine Souriante
© Edition Mille-Pattes (SOCAN)
rec: upcoming release, Mille-Pattes
JENNY'S CHICKENS (REEL DE LA SOUCOUPE VOLANTE) (closer)
La Bottine Souriante
w/m: Traditional
arr: La Bottine Souriante
rec: "La Mistrine," Mille-Pattes, MP 2038
Some material available by guest artists:

Kate MacKenzie
"Age of Innocence," Red House Records, RHR 91
"Let Them Talk," Red House Records, RHR 66
Stoney Lonesome, "Blue Heartache," Red House Records, RHR 51
Stoney Lonesome, "Lonesome Tonight," Red House Records, RHR 46
La Bottine Souriante:
"Y'a ben du changement," Mille-Pattes, MP 265
"Les èpousailles," Gamma, GS 256
"Chic & Swell," Mille-Pattes, MP 2033
"La traversée de l'Atlantique," Mille-Pattes, MP 2034
"Tout comme au jour d l'an," Mille-Pattes, MP 2035
"Je voudrais changer d'chapeau," Mille-Pattes, MP 2036
"Jusqu'aux p'tites heures," Mille-Pattes, MP 2037
"La Mistrine," Mille-Pattes, MP 2038
"En Spectacle," Mille-Pattes, MP 2039

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