A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, January 9, 1999


Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, January 9, 1999
Fitzgerald Theater, Saint 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:
Greg Brown, guitar, vocals; with Karen Savoca, percussion, vocals, and Peter Heitzman, guitar, vocals
Janet Sorenson, yodeling, vocals
Jim and Susie Miller, winners - Saint Paul winter trip giveaway, vocals
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
DON'T PUT YOURSELF DOWN
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w/m: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1999 Garrison Keillor
WAITING FOR A PLANE (WAITING FOR A TRAIN)
Pat Donohue, GASB
w/m: Jimmie Rodgers; new words: Pat Donohue
(c) 1929 Peer International; (c) 1998 Pat Donohue
LITTLE RED ROOSTER (LONG GONE)
Pat Donohue, GASB
w/m: Traditional
THE TEXAS COWBOY
Janet Sorenson, GASB
w/m: Public Domain
rec: "Favorite Songs, Vol. 1," Sugarbowl Records 1078
"GUY NOIR" THEME
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
w: Garrison Keillor/Richard Dworsky; m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 1995 Keillor/Dworsky
album: "Guy Noir, Radio Private Eye," HighBridge 39261
LULLABY
Greg Brown, KS, PH
w/m: Greg Brown
(c) 1999 Hacklebarney Music (ASCAP)
TURNING OF THE YEAR
Greg Brown, KS, PH
w/m: Greg Brown
(c) 1999 Hacklebarney Music (ASCAP)
AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
w: Katharine Lee Bates; m: Samuel Ward
YOU JUST DON'T GET IT
Karen Savoca, Peter Heitzman
w/m: Karen Savoca
(c) 1997 Alcove Music (BMI)
rec: "Sunday in Nandua," Alcove Music 31597
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

NORWEGIAN FIDDLE TUNE
Andy Stein
m: Andy Stein (improv)
(c) 1999 Andy Stein

TOP HAT, WHITE TIE AND TAILS
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w/m: Irving Berlin; new words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1935 Irving Berlin; (c) 1999 Garrison Keillor

LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING (reprise)
Garrison Keillor, GASB
w: Bud De Sylva; m: Jerome Kern
(c) 1920 T.B. Harms Company
ROYAL GARDEN BLUES (Intermission)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Clarence Williams, Spencer Williams
(c) 1919 (Renewed) Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
I AIN'T GOT NOBODY (under "Greetings")
Andy Stein, Pat Donohue
w: Roger Graham; m: Spencer Williams
(c) 1915, 1916 (Renewed) Edwin H. Morris & Company
WOODMAN! SPARE THAT TREE!
Garrison Keillor, RD, AS, GH
w: George Pope Morris; m: Henry Russell; additional words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1837 Firth & Hall; (c) 1999 Garrison Keillor
LOVE DIVINE
Jim Miller, Susie Miller, RD
w: Charles Wesley; m: Bendetto Marcello
(c) 1961 R. D. Row Music Company
YOU REALLY GOT A HOLD ON ME
Greg Brown, KS, PH
w/m: William "Smokey" Robinson
(c) 1962 Jobete Music Co., Inc.
GRANDPA SAM RAG
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
m: Rich Dworsky
(c) 1994 Rich Dworsky
KETCHUP (THE GOOD YEARS) (in "Ketchup" script)
Rich Dworsky
w: Garrison Keillor; m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 1998 Garrison Keillor, Richard Dworsky
MY DAD TAUGHT ME TO YODEL (closer)
Janet Sorenson, GASB
w/m: Janet Sorenson
(c) Janet Sorenson
rec: "Favorite Songs, Vol. II," Sugarbowl Records 1080
Some other material available by guest artists:

Greg Brown
"Slant 6 Mind," Red House Records 98
"Further In," Red House Records 88
"Live One," Red House Records 78
"Poet Game," Red House Records 68
"Dream Cafe," Red House Records 47
"Bath Tub Blues," Red House Records 42
"Down in There," Red House Records 35
"One Big Town," Red House Records 28
"One More Goodnight Kiss," Red House Records 23
"Songs of Innocence and of Experience," Red House Records 14
"In the Dark With You," Red House Records 8
"44 & 66," Red House Records 2
"Iowa Waltz," Red House Records 1
Pat Donohue
"Life Stories," Bluesky Records 915
"Two Hand Band," Bluesky Records 916
"Big Blind Bluesy," Bluesky Records 925
"Backroads," Bluesky Records 926
(to order, write to: Bluesky Records, P. O. Box 40012, Saint Paul, MN 55104)
Karen Savoca with Peter Heitzman

"Sunday in Nandua," Alcove Music 31597
"On the River Road," Alcove Music
"The Mind's Eye," Alcove Music
(to order, see home page: www.karensavoca.com or call: 1-800-BUY-MYCD)
Janet Sorenson
"Favorite Songs, Vol. I," Sugarbowl Records 1078
"Favorite Songs, Vol. II," Sugarbowl Records 1080
"Champion Yodeler," Sugarbowl Records 1091
(to order, write to: Rt. 2, Box 16, Fisher, MN 56723)

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