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Jesse Cloninger and company open Oregon Festival of American Music 2017 with an evening of favorites from the American Songbook, selected with a nod to this year's featured songwriters and an eye for this year's focus on the role of melody in the making of the undeniably classic, unforgettable song. Look for gems by Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, the Gershwins, Jerome Kern, Rodgers & Hart, Hoagy Carmichael, Duke Ellington and more.
Event Personnel
Jesse Cloninger, director, sax
Vocalists
Musicians
Tim Clarke, trumpet
Chuck Redd, vibes, drums
Ted Rosenthal, piano
Lynn Seaton, bass
Program
SET I
 I Love Paris
(1953) Can-Can Cole Porter (w/m)
 Change Partners
(1938) Carefree Irving Berlin (w/m)
 Bewitched
(1940) Pal Joey Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m)
 It Had To Be You
(1924) Gus Kahn (w) Isham Jones (m)
 Just Friends
(1931) Sam Lewis (w) John Klenner (m)
 Moonlight In Vermont
(1944) John Blackburn (w) Karl Suessdorf (m)
 At Long Last Love
(1938) You Never Know Cole Porter (w/m)
 Who's Sorry Now?
(1923) Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby (w) Ted Snyder (m)
 How About You?
(1941) Babes On Broadway Ralph Freed (w) Burton Lane (m)
 Don't Like Goodbyes
(1955) House Of Flowers Truman Capote (w) Harold Arlen (m)
 A Fine Romance
(1936) Swing Time Dorothy Fields (w) Jerome Kern (m)
 Oh, Lady, Be Good!
(1924) Lady, Be Good Ira Gershwin (w) George Gershwin (m)
SET II
 I Let A Song Go Out of My Heart
(1938) Irving Mills, John Redmond, Henry Nemo (w) Duke Ellington (m)
 This Can't Be Love
(1938) The Boys From Syracuse Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m)
 So In Love
(1948) Kiss Me Kate Cole Porter (w/m)
 How Deep Is The Ocean?
(1932) Irving Berlin (w/m)
 Pennies From Heaven
(1936) Pennies From Heaven Johnny Burke (w) Arthur Johnston (m)
 East Of The Sun
(1934) Stags At Bay Brooks Bowman (w/m)
 Someone To Watch Over Me
(1926) Oh, Kay! Ira Gershwin (w) George Gershwin (m)
 You Do Something To Me
(1929) Fifty Million Frenchmen Cole Porter (w/m)
 I'll See You In My Dreams
(1924) Gus Kahn (w) Isham Jones (m)
 I Won't Dance
(1935) Roberta Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh (w) Jerome Kern (m)
 Cotton Tail
(1940) Duke Ellington (m)


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I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart Ticket Prices
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