Performers, Music Sources and Credits
November 5, 2005 at the Fitzgerald Theater, Saint Paul, MN.

Performers
Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith
The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band: Richard Dworsky, piano, keyboard, organ; Pat Donohue, guitar; John Niemann, fiddle, guitar, and mandolin; Gary Raynor, bass; Arnie Kinsella, percussion



Guests
Butch Thompson, piano
Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Doyle Lawson, vocals and mandolin; Barry Scott, bass; Jamie Dailey, dobro; Jesse Stockman, fiddle and Terry Baucom, banjo
Vern Sutton, vocals
Janis Hardy, vocals
VocalEssence, under the direction of Philip Brunelle, accompanied by Charles Kemper. Kevin Bailey, Christopher Brunelle, Steve Burger, Deric Craig, Diane Fernald, Ryan French, Robert Griffin, Curt Hopmann, Jerry Johnson, Michael Jorgensen, Linda Kachelmeier, Barbara Kastens, Karen Kennedy, Natalia Kojanova, Mark Larsen, Thomas Larson, Lori Lewis, Marita Link, Sally Messner, Jaime Nelson, Brian Ohnsorg Krista Palmquist, Kurtis Parlin, Bill Pederson, Jim Ramlet, Jenny Rissman, Maggie Sabin Dara Scholz, Bob Smith, Angela Smucker, Ruth Spiegel, Linda Zelig

Music
TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)
—Garrison Keillor, Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
—© 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989/2004 Garrison Keillor

OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS
—Garrison Keillor and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
— w/m: traditional
— New words: Garrison Keillor © 2004 Garrison Keillor

MINNESOTA THANKSGIVING
— Garrison Keillor, VocalEssence, and Richard Dworsky
— w: John Berryman
— m: Paul Gerike © Paul Gerike

AWARD script underscore
— Richard Dworsky
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © 2004 Richard Dworsky

POWDERMILK BISCUIT THEME
—Garrison Keillor and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: Garrison Keillor
— © Garrison Keillor

GUY NOIR THEME
— Richard Dworsky, Gary Raynor, Arnie Knsella
— w: Garrison Keillor
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © 1995 Keillor/ Dworsky

GUY NOIR script underscore
— Richard Dworsky
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © 2004 Richard Dworsky

THANKSGIVING CANTATA
— Vern Sutton, Janis Hardy, VocalEssence
— m: "Now Thank We All Our God", traditional
— w: listener/audience submissions

JUANITA (Department of Folk Song)
— VocalEssence
— w/m: Caroline Norton

ON THE ROAD TO MANDALAY
— Garrison Keillor and VocalEssence
— w: Rudyard Kipling
— m: Oley Speaks
— © G. Schirmer Inc. (ASCAP)

DU, DU LIEGST MIR IM HERZEN
— VocalEssence
—w/m: traditional

CATCHUP script underscore
— Richard Dworsky
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © 2004 Richard Dworsky

CATCHUP THEME
— Richard Dworsky, with Arnie Kinsella
— w: Garrison Keillor
— m: Richard Dworsky
— © Garrison Keillor and Richard Dworsky

ON THE ROAD TO MANDALAY (reprise)
— Garrison Keillor and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
— w: Rudyard Kipling
— m: Oley Speaks
— © G. Schirmer Inc. (ASCAP)

OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS (reprise)
— Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
— w/m: traditional
OPENING script underscore
—Richard Dworsky
—m: Richard Dworsky
—© 2004 Richard Dworsky

JULIANNE
—Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver
—w/m: Leroy Drumm, Pete Goble
—©Brandykeg Publishing Co.
—rec.: "School of Bluegrass" Crossroads 547

JOHN THE REVELATOR
—Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver
—w/m: traditional
—rec.: "Hymn Time in the Country" Sugar Hill 3765

POWDERMILK BISCUIT THEME/ NONSENSE SONG
—Garrison Keillor, Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: Garrison Keillor
—© Garrison Keillor

GO TELL AUNT RHODIE - JAZZ (in "What the Bass Player Thinks About" script)
—Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: traditional

EMPEROR script underscore
—Richard Dworsky
—m: Richard Dworsky
—© 2004 Richard Dworsky

CARAVAN
—Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: Duke Ellington and Juan Tizol
—© EMI Mills Inc./ Famous Music Corp.

BLUE TRAIN (OF THE HEARTBREAK LINE)
—Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver
—w/m: John D. Loudermilk
—© Sony/ATV Acuff Rose Music
—rec.: "The Hard Game of Love" Sugar Hill 3949

SOMEBODY STOLE MY GAL (intermission)
—The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
—w/m: Leo Wood
—© 1918 Robbins Music

HARD GAME OF LOVE
—Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver
—w/m: Robert Gateley
—© Robert Gateley
—rec.: "The Hard Game of Love" Sugar Hill 3949

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