March 17, 2012

St. Patrick's Day Compilation

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Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion,
March 17, 2012 (REBROADCAST)
St. Patrick's Day Compilation

Performers:
Garrison Keillor, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Tom Keith, Fred Newman, Erica Rhodes
The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band: Richard Dworsky, piano Director, piano, melodica, keyboard, organ; Pat Donohue, guitar; Joe Savage, steel guitar; Dave Bargeron, trombone and tuba; John Niemann, fiddle and mandolin; Peter Ostroushko, fiddle, mandolin; John Niemann, fiddle, mandolin, guitar; Greg Hippen, bass; Gary Raynor, bass; Peter Johnson, percussion; Arnie Kinsella, percussion.

Guests:
Karan Casey, vocals, with Niall Vallely, concertina
Billy Collins, U.S. poet laureate
Cathal McConnell, vocals, whistle, flute; with Big John McManus, vocals, and Valerie McManus, vocals
Niamh Parsons, vocals; with Graham Dunne, guitar
Vern Sutton, vocals
Sean O'Driscoll, guitar, button accordion, vocals
Laurence Nugent, flute, tin whistle
Martin Sheen, actor
Frank McCourt, author
Heather Masse, vocals
Altan: Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, fiddle, vocals; Ciaran Tourish, fiddle; Ciaran Curran, bouzouki; Dermot Byrne, accordion; Dáithí Sproule, guitar
Dervish: Cathy Jordan, vocals; Brian McDonagh, mandola; Liam Kelly, flute; Shane Mitchell, accordion; Michael Holmes, bouzouki; Seamus O'Dowd, fiddle, harmonica; Tom Morrow, fiddle
Kantorei, under the direction of Axel Theimer: Tenor I: Bret Bannon, Perry Collier, Patrick Geiger; Tenor II: Peter Bartholome, Kenneth Jenson, Lee Nelson; Bass I: Joe Kestel, Tony Meysenburg, Joseph Polta; Bass II: Matt Culloton, Brian Fulford, John Kelly
The St. Olaf Choir, Conducted by Anton Armstrong; Soprano I: Tasha Athman, Miriam Ehrlichmann, Allison Gatzke, Sarah Hoffman, Karen Miller, Leslie Ruth, Natalia Theimer, Katherine Tripoli, Laura White, Ashley Witte; Soprano II: Rachel Howe, Sarah James, Thea Kadavy, Andrea Luhrs, Sarah Nagell, Ivana Sabanosova, Nicolle Shaffer, Sarah Souder, Gillian Teoh, Laura Wegmeyer; Alto I: Laura Berg, Amy Bonhag, Jessica Cavis, Laura Frank, Melissa Johnson, Stephanie Kirkman, Kristen Kuipers, Kira Lace, Kelsay Ludwig, Jamie Nelson; Alto II: Kristin Benschine, Kari Bottin, Katherine Crawford, Rebecca Garbarino, Lynn Hofstad, Emily Janssen, Tegan Madson, Elizabeth Swanson, Maret Wilson; Tenor I: Jacob Barclay, Andrew Johnson, Brock Metzger, Jeffrey O'Donnell, Michael Schmitz, Kevin Stocks, Jonathan Von Stroh, Gregory Wright; Tenor II: Jack Cox, Nathan Lawrence, Thomas Moore, Christian Novak, Kurtis Parlin, Matthew Smith, Søren Strøm-Jensen; Bass I: Nathan DeWall, Glenn Hernandez, Dan Lackland, Michael Loretto, Adam Luebke, Matthew McDonald, Peter Olsen, Stefan Theimer, Paul Tlucek, Bass II: Aaron Banman, Ryan Dalton, Alex Falconer, Daniel Grossman, Andrew Klein, Peter Kuhlman, Matthew Kuhn, Kevin Seal, Bill Vosseler, Ian Walker, Charles Ziegler.

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

THE BROWN AND YELLOW ALE
Karan Casey and Niall Vallely
w/m: traditional, arranged by Karan Casey

IRISH HISTORY script underscore
Rich Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2000 Richard Dworsky

IRISH BLUES
Pat Donohue and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Pat Donohue
© 2007 Salspot Music (BMI)

RHUBARB script underscore
Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2007 Richard Dworsky

BEBOPAREBOP RHUBARB PIE JINGLE
Garrison Keillor, Vern Sutton, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, Fred Newman, Richard Dworsky, Gary Raynor, Arnie Kinsella
w: Garrison Keillor © 1993 Garrison Keillor
m: public domain ("Shortnin Bread")

FAREWELL TO BALLYSHANNY
Sean O'Driscoll, Laurence Nugent, Richard Dworsky, Greg Hippen, Arnie Kinsella
w: William Allingham; word changes: Bill Watkins
m: Sean O'Driscoll
© 1996 Sean O'Driscoll

POWDERMILK BISCUIT THEME
Garrison Keillor and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
w/m: Garrison Keillor
© Maia Maia Music (BMI)

THE LIVES OF THE COWBOYS THEME (WESTERN THEME)
The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
m: Pat Donohue and Richard Dworsky
© 1994 Salspot Music (BMI)
© 1994 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

COWBOYS song (in "Cowboys" script)
Garrison Keillor and Pat Donohue
m: traditional
w: Garrison Keillor
© 2008 Maia Maia Music (BMI)

TOO-RA-LOO-RA-LOO-RAL (THAT'S AN IRISH LULLABY) (in "Cowboys" script)
Garrison Keillor, Martin Sheen and Pat Donohue
m: James Royce Shannon
New words: Garrison Keillor
© Maia Maia Music (BMI)

COWBOYS script underscore
Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2008 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

THE VALLEY OF KNOCKANURE ("Paddy Clohessy has no shoes" underscore)
Richard Dworsky
w/m: Brian McMahon

UNTITLED ("Paddy Clohessy has no shoes" underscore)
Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 1997 Richard Dworsky

THERE'S THE DAY (NÍL SÉ 'NA LÁ)
Cathal McConnell, Big John McManus, Valerie McManus, Niamh Parsons, Richard Dworsky
w/m: Traditional

DIARY script underscore
Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2011 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

VOCALS (in "Diary" script)
Heather Masse
m: Heather Masse
© 2011 Heather Masse

MOODY JINGLE (in "Diary" script)
Heather Masse
w: Garrison Keillor
m: Heather Masse and Richard Dworsky
© Maia Maia Music/ Heather Masse/ Richard Dworsky

I WISH MY LOVE WAS A RED RED ROSE
Altan
m: Traditional; arr: Altan

THE HURRICANE OF REELS
Cathal McConnell, Big John McManus, Valerie McManus, Richard Dworsky
w/m: Paddy Tunney

"BOB" THEME (in "The Story of Bob" script)
Richard Dworsky, Peter Ostroushko
m: Andy Stein and Richard Dworsky
© 1997 Andy Stein Music (ASCAP)
© 1997 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

THE STORY OF BOB script underscore
Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2005 Richard Dworsky (BMI)

ÉRIN GRÁ MO CHROÍ (Ireland of My Heart)
Dervish
w/m: Traditional; arr. Dervish
© Acorn Music

DANNY BOY (in "Lutherans on St. Patrick's Day" script)
Richard Dworsky
w/m: Traditional

THAT'S AN IRISH LULLABY (TOO-RA-LOO-RA-LOO-RAL)
Kantorei, Garrison Keillor, Richard Dworsky and live audience
w/m: James Royce Shannon
(c) 1913 Warner Brothers, Inc.
TTBB arr: Axel Theimer (based on arr. by Greg Theisen)

DANNY BOY
St. Olaf Choir
m: traditional Irish
w: Fred E. Weatherly
arranged by: Joseph Flimmerfelt
© 1991 Hinden Publishing

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