A Prairie Home Companion
SATURDAY, May 26, 2001

Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, May 26, 2001
Fitzgerald Theater, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Performers:

Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith
The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
: Richard Dworsky, piano, keyboard, organ, harmonica; Randy Sabien, fiddle, mandolin, mandocello; Pat Donohue, guitars; Gary Raynor, electric bass, acoustic bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion

Guests:

Dave Alvin, guitar, vocals; and Greg Leisz, dobro, vocals
The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series, under the direction of Philip Brunelle: Soprano- Kathleen Hanson, Dara Kirchofner, Becky Lowe, Margaret Lanning Sabin, Andrea Schussler, Linda Zelig;Alto- Kathleen Grammer, Nina Heebink, Cybil M.Jones, Linda Kachelmeier, Barbara Kastens, Karen Lovgren Kennedy; Tenor- Kevin L. Bailey, Dan Dressen, Robert Griffin, John Hazucha, Thomas Larson; Bass- Steve Burger, Ryan French, Adam Gedde, Jerry Johnson, Michael Jorgensen, Robert C. Smith; Accompanists: Charles Kemper and Sonja Thompson

TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)

Garrison Keillor, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
© 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989 Garrison Keillor

STATE OF MINNESOTA

Garrison Keillor, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
original w/m: "Big Rock Candy Mountain", traditional
new words: Garrison Keillor © 2001 Garrison Keillor

CHANGING TIMES (THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN')

Rich Dworsky, vocal, with The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
original w/m: Bob Dylan, © 1963 M. Witmark & Sons
new words: Garrison Keillor, © 2001 Garrison Keillor

SWEET TEMPTATION

Pat Donohue, vocal, with Greg Leisz and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Merle Travis and Cliffie Stone
© Unichappell Music Inc. (BMI)

GUY NOIR THEME

Rich Dworsky, Gary Raynor, Arnie Kinsella
w: Garrison Keillor/ Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 1995 Keillor/Dworsky


"GUY NOIR" script underscore

Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Dworsky

POWDERMILK BISCUIT THEME

Garrison Keillor, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Garrison Keillor
© Garrison Keillor

TWO, FOUR, SIX, EIGHT

Garrison Keillor, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: traditional, new words: Garrison Keillor © Garrison Keillor

CAMP SONG VARIATIONS

The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series
all arranged by Paul Gerike, © 2001 Paul Gerike

MARCHING CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists, assisted by Arnie Kinsella
contains: "Kum Ba Yah", traditional
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

CUBIST CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists
contains: "Kum Ba Yah", traditional
"The Rite of Spring", Igor Stravinsky
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

FRENCH CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists, assisted by Arnie Kinsella
contains: "Kum Ba Yah", traditional
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

RODEO CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists
contains: "Rodeo" and "The Tender Land", Aaron Copland
"Jacob's Ladder", traditional
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

COOL CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists, assisted by Arnie Kinsella and Gary Raynor
contains: "Jacob's Ladder", traditional
"West Side Story", Leonard Bernstein
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

MINIMALIST CAMP SONGS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists, assisted by Richard Dworsky, Arnie Kinsella, and Gary Raynor
contains: "Kum Ba Yah", traditional
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

CAMP SONGS IN THE STARS

Ensemble Singers and Accompanists, assisted by Richard Dworsky, Arnie Kinsella, and
Gary Raynor
contains: "Kum Ba Yah", traditional
"Star Wars Main Theme", John Williams
other w/m: Paul Gerike
© 2001 Paul Gerike

WALK RIGHT IN

Dave Alvin and Greg Leisz with The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, Pat Donohue, backing vocals
w/m: traditional
rec.: "Public Domain" Hightone, 8122

WHAT DID THE DEEP SEA SAY?

Dave Alvin and Greg Leisz with The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: traditional
rec.: "Public Domain" Hightone, 8122

BERTHA'S KITTY BOUTIQUE theme and underscore

Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Richard Dworsky

GOLDEN AGE OF RADIO theme and underscore

Richard Dworsky, Arnie Kinsella
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Richard Dworsky

AFTER YOU'VE GONE (intermission)

The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Henry Creamer, Turner Layton
© 1918 Edwin H. Morris & Co., renewed 1946 Morley Music Co.

DON'T THINK TWICE, IT'S ALL RIGHT

The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, audience members
w/m: Bob Dylan
© 1963, renewed 1991 Special Rider Music

AND THE BAND PLAYED WALTZING MATILDA

Garrison Keillor and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Eric Bogle
© Music Sales Corp. (ASCAP)

selections from MASS IN A-FLAT (MISSA SOLEMNIS) D. 678

The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series
w/m: Franz Schubert

WE SHALL WALK

The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series
w/m: traditional

GENTLE ON MY MIND

Pat Donohue and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: John Hartford
© Ensign Music Corp. (BMI)

DRY RIVER

Dave Alvin and Greg Leisz
w/m: Dave Alvin
© Blue Horn Toad Music (BMI)
rec.: "Blue Boulevard" Hightone 8029

WALK RIGHT IN reprise

Dave Alvin, Greg Leisz, and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: traditional
rec.: "Public Domain" Hightone, 8122


Some additional material available from our guest artists:

Dave Alvin:
www.davealvin.com

"Romeo's Escape" Epic 40921
"Blue Boulevard" Hightone 8029
"Museum of Heart" Hightone 8049
"King of California" Higtone 8059
"Interstate City" Hightone, 8074
"Blackjack David" Hightone, 8091
"Public Domain" Hightone, 8122


The Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series:
www.plymouthmusic.org

"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

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