Swing's The Thing
The 2019 Jazz Party
Sun, Jul 28, 4:00 - 7:30 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Chuck Redd hosts, as the featured musicians from both weeks of Oregon Festival of American Music 2019 convene for our traditional Sunday afternoon jazz party in Jaqua Concert Hall. The rep will be decidedly Swing offered as solos and group jams in 6 sets over 3 1/2 hours. Participants: Chuck Redd, Byron Stripling, Ted Rosenthal, Howard Alden, Matt Witek, Will Anderson, Katie Thiroux, Tom Wakeling, James Zollar, and more. The format for the evening will be the usual: top-ticketed cabaret seating down front of the main floor, and reserved seating up in the balcony, with a full bar in the Tykeson Lobby.
Event Personnel
Chuck Redd, director, vibes
Will Anderson, reeds
Byron Stripling, trumpet
James Zollar, trumpet
Charlie Doggett, drums
Jonathan Corona, reeds
Ted Rosenthal, piano
Howard Alden, guitar
Katie Thiroux, bass
Tom Wakeling, bass
Matt Witek, drums
 Just Squeeze Me
Words by Lee Gaines - Music by Duke Ellington
 Honeysuckle Rose
Words by Andy Razaf - Music by Fats Waller
 Get Happy!
(1930) Nine-Fifteen (9:15) Revue
Words by Ted Koehler - Music by Harold Arlen
(1959) Gypsy
Words by Stephen Sondheim - Music by Jule Styne
 It's Only A Paper Moon
(1933) Take A Chance
Words by Yip Harburg, Billy Rose - Music by Harold Arlen
(1945) Laura
Words by Johnny Mercer - Music by David Raksin
 How About You
Words & music by Thomas A. Dorsey
 In A Mellow Tone
Words by Milt Gabler - Music by Duke Ellington
 Oh, Lady, Be Good!
(1924) Lady, Be Good
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
Music by Django Reinhardt
 All Or Nothing At All
Words by Jack Lawrence - Music by Arthur Altman
 Star Dust
Words by Mitchell Parish - Music by Hoagy Carmichael
 Our Love Is Here To Stay
(1938) The Goldwyn Follies
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 My One And Only
(1927) Funny Face
Words by Ira Gershwin - Music by George Gershwin
 I Can't Give You Anything But Love
(1928) Lew Leslie's Blackbirds of 1928
Words by Dorothy Fields - Music by Jimmy McHugh
 On The Sunny Side of the Street
(1930) Lew Leslie's International Revue
Words by Dorothy Fields - Music by Jimmy McHugh
 I'm Beginning To See The Light
Words & music by Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges, Harry James, Don George
Words by Irving Mills - Music by Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol
 Cotton Tail
Music by Duke Ellington
 Just You, Just Me
(1929) Marianne
Words by Raymond Klages - Music by Jesse Greer
Words by Ervin Drake, Hans Lengsfelder - Music by Juan Tizol
 Taking A Chance On Love
(1940) Cabin In The Sky
Words by Ted Fetter, John La Touche - Music by Vernon Duke
 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Words by Bob Russell - Music by Duke Ellington
 It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Words by Irving Mills - Music by Duke Ellington
Featured composers, lyricists, creators
Arthur Altman, 1910-1994
Harold Arlen, 1905-1986
Hoagy Carmichael, 1899-1981
Thomas A. Dorsey, 1899-1993
Ervin Drake, 1919-
Vernon Duke, 1903-1969
Duke Ellington, 1899-1974
Ted Fetter, 1910-1996
Dorothy Fields, 1905-1975
Milt Gabler, -
Lee Gaines, -
Don George, -
George Gershwin, 1898-1937
Ira Gershwin, 1896-1983
Jesse Greer, -
Yip Harburg, 1896-1981
Johnny Hodges, 1907-1970
Harry James, -
Raymond Klages, -
Ted Koehler, 1894-1973
John La Touche, 1914-1956
Jack Lawrence, 1912-
Hans Lengsfelder, 1903-1979
Jimmy McHugh, 1895-1969
Johnny Mercer, 1909-1976
Irving Mills, 1894-1985
Mitchell Parish, 1900-1993
David Raksin, 1912-2004
Andy Razaf, 1895-1973
Django Reinhardt, 1910-1953
Billy Rose, 1899-1966
Bob Russell, 1914-1970
Stephen Sondheim, 1930-
Jule Styne, 1905-1994
Juan Tizol, 1900-1984
Fats Waller, 1904-1943
Ticket/Venue Info
Swing's The Thing Ticket Prices
Seat LvlFull PriceDiscount Prices
10%  15%  20%  Stud. 
AA45.00  40.50  38.25  36.00  33.75 
A35.00  31.50  29.75  28.00  26.25 
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  22.50 
C25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  18.75 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon

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