A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, June 3, 2000

Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, June 3, 2000 The Fitzgerald Theater, Saint Paul, MN

Performers:
Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith The Guys All-Star Shoe Band: Richard Dworsky, piano; Andy Stein, fiddle, tenor sax, baritone sax; Pat Donohue, guitar; Greg Hippen, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion
Peter Ostroushko, mandolin, violin
Guests:
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, under the direction of Philip Brunelle: soprano: Kathleen Hanson, Margaret Lanning, Barbara Nelson, Andrea Schussler, Ruth Spiegel, Linda Zelig; alto: Anna M. Dick, Kathleen Grammer, Nina Heebink, Cybil M. Jones, Barbara Kastens, Karen Lovgren Kennedy; tenor: Brian Arreola, Robert Griffin, Thomas Larson, Jordan Sramek, Lawrence Wiliford; bass: Steve Burger, Adam Gedde, Jerry Johnson, Michael Jorgensen, Michael P. Schmidt
Maria Jette, soprano
Paul Gerike, conductor ("Prom Night" script)
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
I AM THE ROSE OF SHARON
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series
w: The Song of Solomon 2:1-5, 7-8, 10-11; m: William Billings; ed: Lawrence Bennett
(c) 1975 Broude Brothers Limited
MADISON
Peter Ostroushko, Andy Stein, The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
m: Peter Ostroushko
(c) 2000 Sluz-Duz Publishing Company (BMI)
rec: "Sacred Heart," Red House Records 140
"WESTERN" THEME ("The Lives of the Cowboys" theme)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
m: Pat Donohue, Richard Dworsky, The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
(c) 1994

 

MY FAVORITE THINGS (line of lyrics in script)
Tim Russell
w: Oscar Hammerstein II; m: Richard Rodgers
(c) 1959 Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein

 

DE CAMPTOWN RACES
Rich Dworsky (underscore)
w/m: Stephen Foster
(c) 1850 F. D. Benteen

 

WHOO-PEE TI YI YO (Minnesota version)
Garrison Keillor, PD
w/m: Traditional; new words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 2000 Garrison Keillor
"POWDERMILK BISCUITS" THEME
Garrison Keillor, The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, Peter Ostroushko
w/m: Garrison Keillor
(c) Garrison Keillor

 

TWO, FOUR, SIX, EIGHT
Garrison Keillor, GASB, PO
w/m: Traditional; new words: Garrison Keillor
(c) 1999 Garrison Keillor
SACRED HEART
Peter Ostroushko, Rich Dworsky
m: Peter Ostroushko
(c) 2000 Sluz-Duz Publishing Company (BMI)
rec: "Sacred Heart," Red House Records 140
DOVE SONO (from The Marriage of Figaro)
Maria Jette, PB
w/m: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
"Roy's Rent-A-Dog" script
Rich Dworsky (underscore)
m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 2000 Richard Dworsky
"Prom Night" script:
Rich Dworsky (underscore)
m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 2000 Richard Dworsky

 

MR. BLUE
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB
w/m: DeWayne Blackwell
(c) 1959 Unart Music
arr: Paul Gerike

 

PUT YOUR HEAD ON MY SHOULDER
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB
w/m: Paul Anka
(c) 1958, 1986 Spanka Music Corporation/Management Agency and Music Publishing, Inc.
arr: Paul Gerike

 

CAN'T HELP FALLING IN LOVE
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB
w/m: George David Weiss, Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore
(c) 1961 (Renewed) Gladys Music, Inc.
arr: Paul Gerike

 

BLUE MOON
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB (soloists: Michael Jorgensen, Thomas Larson)
w: Lorenz Hart; m: Richard Rodgers
(c) 1934 (Renewed 1961) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corporation
arr: Paul Gerike

 

I'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB
w: Gus Kahn; m: Isham Jones
(c) 1924 (Renewed 1952) Leo Feist, Inc.
arr: Paul Gerike

 

GOODNIGHT, SWEETHEART, GOODNIGHT
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, GASB (soloist: Thomas Larson)
w/m: Calvin Carter, James Hudson
(c) 1953, 1954 (Renewed) Arc Music Corp.
arr: Paul Gerike
AFTER YOU'VE GONE (intermission)
The Guys All-Star Shoe Band, Peter Ostroushko
w/m: Henry Creamer, Turner Layton
(c) 1918 Edwin H. Morris & Co.; (c) Renewed 1946 Morley Music Co.
AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' (under "Greetings")
Rich Dworsky
w: Andy Razaf; m: Fats Waller, Harry Brooks
(c) 1929 (Renewed) Mills Music, Inc.
LOVE YOU LIKE I DO
Pat Donohue, PO, RD, GH, AK
w/m: Pat Donohue
(c) 2000 Pat Donohue
AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' (under "Greetings")
Pat Donohue
w: Andy Razaf; m: Fats Waller, Harry Brooks
(c) 1929 (Renewed) Mills Music, Inc.
"How to Write a Letter to Your Mother" script
Rich Dworsky (underscore)
m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 2000 Richard Dworsky
MEDICINE BOW
Peter Ostroushko, Rich Dworsky
m: Peter Ostroushko
(c) 2000 Sluz-Duz Publishing Company (BMI)
rec: "Sacred Heart," Red House Records 140
SUMMERTIME
Maria Jette, GH, PO
w: DuBose Heyward; m: George Gershwin
(c) 1935 (Renewed) Gershwin Publishing Corp.
ALLELUIA (from Regina Coeli, K127)
Maria Jette, The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, PB w/m: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

"Fearmongers" script
Rich Dworsky (underscore)
m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 2000 Richard Dworsky
KETCHUP (THE GOOD YEARS) (in "Ketchup" script)
Rich Dworsky
w: Garrison Keillor; m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 1998 Garrison Keillor, Richard Dworsky

 

UNDERSCORE
Rich Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
(c) 2000 Richard Dworsky
SOMMARPSALM (Swedish Graduation Song)
Maria Jette, The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, RD
w/m: Waldemar Åhlén
(c) 1934 A. B. Nordiska Musikförlaget
GOODNIGHT, SWEETHEART, GOODNIGHT (reprise/closer)
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, Garrison Keillor, Maria Jette, GASB
w/m: Calvin Carter, James Hudson
(c) 1953, 1954 (Renewed) Arc Music Corp.
arr: Paul Gerike
MADISON (reprise/playoff)
Peter Ostroushko, Andy Stein, The Guys All-Star Shoe Band
m: Peter Ostroushko
(c) 2000 Sluz-Duz Publishing Company (BMI)
rec: "Sacred Heart," Red House Records 140

Some other material available by guest artists:

The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, under the direction of Philip Brunelle
"Welcome Christmas," BMG 68015
"Witness, Volume I - Spirituals and Gospels," Collins Classics 1449
"Witness, Volume II - The Music of William Grant Still," Collins Classics 1454
"Witness, Volume III - Towards the Future," Collins Classics 1476
"An American Romantic," Collins Classics 1523
Peter Ostroushko
"Pilgrims on the Heart Road," Red House Records 90
"Heart of the Heartland," Red House Records 70
"Duo" (with Dean Magraw), Red House Records 40
"Blue Mesa," Red House Records 30
"Buddies of Swing," Red House Records 17
"The Mando Boys," Red House Records 10
"Sacred Heart," Red House Records 140

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