A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, June 20, 1998

 


Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, June 20, 1998
Merrill Auditorium, Portland, Maine

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; John Sheppard, Bb trumpet, piccolo trumpet
Guests:
David Mallett, guitar, vocals; with Mike Burd, bass
Gordon Bok & Cindy Kallet: both guitar and vocals
Robby Schuetz, 12-year-old phone-in caller; with his dog, Keillor
TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
( 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; (c) 1989 Garrison Keillor
TO BE ALONE WITH YOU
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w/m: Bob Dylan
(c) 1969 Dwarf Music
PANAMA
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Edward J. Lambert, Gerald Dolin
(c) 1934 Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (Script)

 

LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING
Garrison Keillor, RD
w: Bud De Sylva; m: Jerome Kern; additional words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1920 T. B. Harms Company; (c) 1997 Garrison Keillor
IN THE MOOD
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
w/m: Joe Garland
(c) 1934 (Renewed 1960) Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc.
LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (reprise)
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w: Bud De Sylva; m: Jerome Kern
(c) 1920 T. B. Harms Company
SPRINGTIME IN THE COUNTRY (GREENIN' UP REAL GOOD)
Dave Mallet, MB
w/m: David Mallett
(c) 1998 Cherry Lane Music Pub. Co, Inc. (ASCAP)
SUMMER OF MY DREAMS
Dave Mallet, MB
w/m: David Mallett
(c) 1988 Forerunner Music (ASCAP)
rec: "Parallel Lives," Flying Fish 670
KETCHUP (THE GOOD YEARS) (in "Ketchup" script)
Rich Dworsky
w: Garrison Keillor; m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 1998 Garrison Keillor, Richard Dworsky
THE FIRE OF DRIFT-WOOD (underscore to poem of same name)
Garrison Keillor (read poem); RD, PD, GH (underscore)
poem: Hendry Wadsworth Longfellow
underscore: Richard Dworsky; (c) 1998 Richard Dworsky
RANTIN' LADDIE
Gordon Bok, Cindy Kallet
w/m: Traditional
rec: "Neighbors," Timberhead
RECRUITED COLLIER
Gordon Bok, Cindy Kallet
w/m: Traditional
"Habañera" script:
HABAÑERA (from Carmen)
Rich Dworsky
m: Georges Bizet

TOREADOR opening theme ("Day of the Bullfight") (from Carmen)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Georges Bizet

TOREADOR opening theme ("Day of the Bullfight") (from Carmen)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Georges Bizet

TOREADOR opening theme ("Day of the Bullfight") (from Carmen)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Georges Bizet

TOREADOR SONG (from Carmen)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Georges Bizet

THE RITE OF SPRING (excerpt)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Igor Stravinsky
arr: Russell Warner
THE RITE OF SPRING (excerpt)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Igor Stravinsky
arr: Russell Warner

TOREADOR opening theme ("Day of the Bullfight") (from Carmen)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Georges Bizet

THE RITE OF SPRING (excerpt)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Igor Stravinsky
arr: Russell Warner

ALLEGRO MODERATO (GALOP) ("CAN-CAN") (from Orpheus)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Jacques Offenbach

violin cadenza
Andy Stein
m: Andy Stein (improv)

HABAÑERA (from Carmen)
Garrison Keillor, GASB, JS
w/m: Georges Bizet; new words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1998 Garrison Keillor

ALLEGRO MODERATO (GALOP) ("CAN-CAN") (from Orpheus)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
m: Jacques Offenbach
HIGH SOCIETY (Intermission)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
w/m: Frank Trumbauer, Joseph A. Livingston, Benny Goodman, Walter Melrose, Louis Armstrong, Porter Steele
(c) Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc.
arr: Andy Stein
I'VE GOT THE WORLD ON A STRING (under "Greetings")
Andy Stein, Pat Donohue
w: Ted Koehler; m: Harold Arlen
(c) Fred Ahlert Music Corporation (ASCAP) and S. A. Music Co. (ASCAP)
AUDIENCE SING-ALONG
IT'S ONLY A PAPER MOON
Garrison Keillor, audience, GASB
w: Billy Rose, E.Y. Harburg; Harold Arlen
(c) 1933 Harms/Chappell/WB


THERE'S A LONG, LONG TRAIL
Garrison Keillor, audience, GASB
w: Stoddard King; m: Zo Elliott
(c) 1914 Warner Brothers, Inc.

SOMEWHERE
Garrison Keillor, audience, RD
w: Stephen Sondheim; m: Leonard Bernstein
(c) 1957 Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim

THERE'S A BOAT THAT'S LEAVIN' SOON FOR new YORK
Garrison Keillor, audience, RD
w: DuBose Heyward; m: George Gershwin
(c) 1935 Gershwin Pub.

MICHAEL, ROW THE BOAT ASHORE
Garrison Keillor, audience, GASB
w/m: Traditional

SLOOP JOHN B.
Garrison Keillor, audience, GASB
w/m: Brian Williams
(c) 1966 Sandy Beach
WILD GOOSE SHANTY
Gordon Bok, Cindy Kallet
w/m: Traditional
LA GITANA
Andy Stein, John Sheppard, GASB
m: Fritz Kreisler
(c) 1948 Charles Foley
arr: Andy Stein
I PICTURE YOU
Dave Mallett, MB
w/m: David Mallett
(c) 1997 Cherry Lane Music Pub. Co., Inc. (ASCAP)
rec: "Parallel Lives," Flying Fish 670
PRECIOUS MEMORIES
Garrison Keillor, Pat Donohue, GASB
w/m: J. B. F. Wright; adapt: Ken Harding
arr. (c) 1978 First Monday Music
BEER BARREL POLKA (playoff)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, John Sheppard
w/m: Lew Brown, Wladimir A. Timm, Jaromir Vejvoda, Vasek Zeman
(c) 1934, 1939 (Renewed) Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
Some other material available by guest artists:

 

David Mallett
"For A Lifetime," Flying Fish 497
"Inches & Miles (1977-1980)," Flying Fish 110
"Open Doors & Windows," Flying Fish 291
"Parallel Lives," Flying Fish 670
"Vital Signs," Flying Fish 373
Gordon Bok & Cindy Kallet
"Neighbors," Timberhead
Gordon Bok
"Bay of Fundy," Folk Legacy Records 54
"Clear Away in the Morning," Folk Legacy Records 1001
"Ensemble," Folk Legacy Records 112
"Songs of North Wind's Clearing," Folk Legacy Records 1005
"Return to the Land," Folk Legacy Records 118
"Rogue's Gallery of Songs for 1," Folk Legacy Records 94
"Gatherings," Timberhead (Folk Legacy Records)
Cindy Kallet
"Working on Wings to Fly," Folk Legacy Records 83
"Dreaming Down a Quiet Line," Stone Throw Music (Folk Legacy Records)
"Only Human" (with Ellen Epstein and Michael Cicone), Overall Music OVP

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