Performers, Music Sources and Credits
August 6, 2005.

Performers
Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Fred Newman, Tom Keith
• The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band: Richard Dworsky, piano, keyboard; Peter Ostroushko, mandolin; Andy Stein, fiddle, tenor sax, bari sax; Pat Donohue, guitar; Gary Raynor, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion

Guests
• Marni Nixon
• Greg Brown
• Butch Thompson
• Dave Van Ronk
• Prudence Johnson
• Renée Fleming
• Stevie Beck
• Katey Bellville
• Mark O'Connor
• Vince Giordano
• Emmylou Harris
• Maria Jette


Music
TISHOMINGO BLUES
—Richard Dworsky, piano
—w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
—© 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989-2005 Garrison Keillor

HELLO YOUNG LOVERS
—Marni Nixon, vocal; Richard Dworsky, piano; Andy Stein, violin; Gary Raynor, bass; and Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—w/m: Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
—© 1945 Williamson Music Inc. (ASCAP)

SUMMERTIME
—Garrison Keillor, vocal; Mari and Håken Samuelsen, violin and cello; Peter Ostroushko, mandolin; Pat Donohue, guitar; and Gary Raynor, bass
—w/m: Dubose, Heyward; George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
—© WB Music Corp.

RALPH'S PRETTY GOOD GROCERY JINGLE
— Country Gazette
—w/m: Garrison Keillor
— © 1983 Garrison Keillor

RAW BITS
— Garrison Keillor, vocal; Greg Brown, vocal and guitar; Butch Thompson, vocal
—w/m: Garrison Keillor
— © 1983 Garrison Keillor

THE WHIPPETS RAG
— Garrison Keillor, vocal; Peter Ostroushko, mandolin; Greg Brown, guitar
— w/m: Garrison Keillor
— © 1982 Garrison Keillor
— rec.: "The Family Radio," Highbridge

AJUA (HOT STUFF)
— Vern Sutton, vocal; Peter Ostroushko, guitar; Bill Evans, bass; Red Maddock, percussion
— w/m: Garrison Keillor
— © 1982 Garrison Keillor
— rec.: "The Family Radio," Highbridge

GREEN GREEN ROCKY ROAD
— Dave Van Ronk
— w/m: Len Chandler and Robert Kaufman
— © 1961 Chandler/ Kaufman (BMI)

GUY NOIR underscore (excerpts)
— Richard Dworsky, piano; and Andy Stein, saxophone
—m: Richard Dworsky/ Andy Stein
—© Dworsky/ Stein

GUY NOIR THEME
—Prudence Johnson, vocal; Richard Dworsky, piano; Pat Donohue, guitar; and Gary Raynor, bass; and Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—w: Garrison Keillor/ Richard Dworsky
—m: Richard Dworsky
—© 1995 Keillor/Dworsky
—rec.: "The Adventures of Guy Noir: Radio Private Eye" Highbridge

NESSUN DORMA (in "Guy Noir" script)
— Renée Fleming, vocal; and Richard Dworsky, piano
— m: Giacomo Puccini
— w: Garrison Keillor © 2003 Garrison Keillor

CHE GELIDA MANINA (in "Guy Noir" script)
— Renée Fleming, vocal; and Richard Dworsky, piano
— m: Giacomo Puccini
— w: Garrison Keillor © 2003 Garrison Keillor

LA DONNA E MOBILE (in "Guy Noir" script)
— Renée Fleming, vocal; and Richard Dworsky, piano
— m: Giuseppe Verdi
— w: Garrison Keillor © 2003 Garrison Keillor

OVER THE WATERFALL
— Stevie Beck, autoharp
— w/m: traditional

DON'T CHA KNOW? (underscore for Chet Atkins tribute)
—Richard Dworsky, piano; Cindy Cashdollar, steel guitar; Pat Donohue, guitar; Gary Raynor, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—m: Pat Donohue
—© 2002 Salspot Music (BMI)

WESTERN THEME ("LIVES OF THE COWBOYS" THEME)
—Richard Dworsky, piano; Andy Stein, fiddle; Pat Donohue, guitar; Greg Hippen, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—m: Pat Donohue and Richard Dworsky
—© 1994 Salspot Music (BMI)
—© 1994 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

FOAM ON THE RANGE (HOME ON THE RANGE) (in "Cowboys" script)
—Garrison Keillor, vocal; and Pat Donohue, guitar
—w/m: traditional; new words: Garrison Keillor
—© 1997 Garrison Keillor

I WANT TO BE A COWBOY'S SWEETHEART
—Katey Bellville, vocals; Richard Dworsky, piano; Peter Ostroushko, fiddle; Andy Dee, steel guitar; Randy Sabien, guitar; Gary Raynor, bass; Peter Johnson, percussion
—w/m: Patsy Montana
—© 1935 Leeds Music Corporation

AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
—Mark O'Connor, violin
—w: Katherine Lee Bates
—m: Francis Scott Key
—Arranged by: Mark O'Connor © Mark O'Connor Musik International

I AIN'T GOT NOBODY
— Vince Giordano, bass saxophone; Lou Green, trumpet; and the Butch Thompson Trio
— w/m: Roger Graham and Spencer Williams
— © Famous Music Corp.

THERE SHALL BE SHOWERS OF BLESSING
—Garrison Keillor and Lynn Peterson, vocals; Richard Dworsky, piano; Andy Stein, saxophone; Pat Donohue, guitar; Greg Hippen, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion; and Butch Thompson, clarinet
—w: Daniel Whittle (based on Ezekiel 34:26); m: James McGranahan

ABRAHAM, MARTIN, AND JOHN
—Emmylou Harris, guitar and vocals; Buddy Miller, guitar and vocals; Julie Miller, percussion and vocals, Greg Hippen, bass
—w/m: Dick Holler
—© 1968 Regent Music Corp.

I KNOW WHERE I'M GOING
—Prudence Johnson and Garrison Keillor, vocals; Pat Donohue, guitar
—w/m: traditional

IN THE CLUSTER BLUES (under Karyn Aubertot talk)
—Mark O'Connor, fiddle; Richard Dworsky, piano; Pat Donohue, guitar; Gary Raynor, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—m: Mark O'Connor
—© Mark O'Connor Musik International

BRUNO, THE FISHING DOG underscore
— Chet Atkins, guitar
— m: Chet Atkins
— © 1985 Chet Atkins
— rec.: "Gospel Birds: And Other Stories of Lake Wobegon", Highbridge audio

TEELIN BAY WALTZ
—Peter Ostroushko, fiddle; Cindy Cashdollar, dobro; Richard Dworsky, piano
—m: Peter Ostroushko
—© Sluz-Duz Publishing Co. (BMI)

NORMAN OLSON
—Maria Jette, soprano; Andy Stein, violin I; Timothy Baker, violin II; Ruth Wicker Schaaf, viola; David Teie, cello; Gary Raynor, bass; and Richard Dworsky, piano
—originally: "Nessun Dorma" from TURANDOT, w/m: Giacomo Puccini
—new lyrics: Garrison Keillor, © 2001 Garrison Keillor
—arranged by Andy Stein

MACBETH script underscore
— Richard Dworsky, piano
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © 1996 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

TWEEDLE DEE
—Richard Dworsky, piano; Pat Donohue, guitar; Gary Raynor, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion
—w/m: Winfield Scott
—© Unichappell Music (BMI)

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