In The Mood
A 20th Anniversary Swing!
In The Mood
In the Swing, 1939-42
Thu Feb 4, 7:30-9:30 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
  • Description
  • Personnel
  • Program
For our second installment of Swing Era classics we will examine the great songs of 1939 thru '42. You will hear more from Jimmy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, and the Andrews Sisters, as well as great songs from Glenn Miller, Harry James, Artie Shaw, Vera Lynn, Helen Forrest, and Bing Crosby. Expect great songs like: "Brazil"," I Don't Want to Walk Without You", "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree", "Jersey Bounce", "A String of Pearls", "Beat Me Daddy Eight To The Bar", The Breeze & I", "In the Mood", "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy", "We'll Meet Again"," Hold Tight, Hold Tight", "Take the 'A' Train", and "You Made Me Love You".
Chamber Music America/Doris Duke Charitable Trust This concert is eligible for The Shedd's Free Shedd Jazz Student Ticket program, which makes a limited number of free tickets to 2015-16 Shedd jazz concerts available to students elementary through college. The program is made possible by a grant from Chamber Music America and Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. Contact The Shedd Ticket Office for information.
Event Personnel
Jesse Cloninger, music director, reeds
Shirley Andress, vocals
Marisa Frantz, vocals
Siri Vik, vocals
Matthew Leach, vocals
Vicki Brabham, piano
Merlin Showalter, drums
Kyle Smith, guitar
Cody Simmons, trumpet
Glenn Bonney, trombone
Joe Freuen, trombone
Kellyn Haley, trombone
Jesse Cloninger, alto/bass saxophone
Josh Hettwer, tenor saxophone
Program
 A String Of Pearls
(1941) Eddie DeLange (w) Jerry Gray (m)
 Amapola
(1920) Albert Gamse (en), Joseph M. LaCalle (sp) (w) Joseph M. LaCalle (m)
 Beat Me Daddy, Eight to the Bar
(1940) Don Raye, Hughie Prince (w/m)
 Blue Skies
(1927) Betsy Irving Berlin (w/m)
 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
(1941) Buck Privates Don Raye, Hughie Prince (w/m)
 Bounce Me Brother, With A Solid Four
(1941) Buck Privates Don Raye, Hughie Prince (w/m)
 Brazil
(1942) Bob Russell (en), S. K. Russell (en) (w) Ary Barroso (m) [translation of Aquarela do Brasil]
 Contrasts
(1939) Jimmy Dorsey (m)
 Cotton Tail
(1940) Duke Ellington (m)
 Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree
(1942) interpolated into Private Buckaroo Charles Tobias, Lew Brown (w) Sam Stept (m)
 Drum Boogie
(1941) interpolated into Ball Of Fire Gene Krupa, Roy Eldridge (m)
 Green Eyes
(1929/31) Adolfo Utrera (sp), Eddie Rivera (en), Eddie Woods (en) (w) Nilo Menéndez (m)
 Hold Tight, Hold Tight (Want Some Seafood Mama)
(1939) Follow The Boys Jerry Brandow, Lenny Kent, Edward Robinson, Willie Spotswood, Leonard Ware (w/m)
 I Don't Want To Walk Without You
(1941) Sweater Girl Frank Loesser (w) Jule Styne (m)
 In The Mood
(1939) Andy Razaf (w) Joe Garland (m) [uses melody of Tar Paper Stomp]
 Jersey Bounce
(1941) Buddy Feyne (w) Bobby Plater, Tiny Bradshaw, Edward Johnson (m)
 Perdido
(1942) Ervin Drake, Hans Lengsfelder (w) Juan Tizol (m)
 Take The 'A' Train
(1939) interpolated into Reveille with Beverly Joya Sherrill (w) Billy Strayhorn (m)
 The Breeze And I
(1940) Al Stillman (en) (w) Ernesto Lecuona (m) [uses melody of Andalucía]
 We'll Meet Again
(1939) Ross Parker, Hughie Charles (w/m)
 White Christmas
(1942) Holiday Inn Irving Berlin (w/m)
 You Made Me Love You
(1913) The Honeymoon Express Joseph McCarthy (w) James V. Monaco (m)


Ticket/Venue Info
In The Mood Ticket Prices
Seat
Level
Full
Price
Discount Prices
10%15%20%  
A29.00  26.25  24.75  23.25  -  
B25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  -  
C21.00  19.00  18.00  17.00  -  
O17.00  15.50  14.50  13.75  -  
Youth Free0.00  0.00  0.00  0.00  -  
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
Collis Wealth Management
Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor