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Jesse Cloninger and company close Oregon Festival of American Music 2017 with an evening of our absolute favorites from the classic American Songbook. Of course there is no way we can do all of them, but we offer tonight's selection as a token of our appreciation for all of you who have joined us on this year's journey through the best of historic American popular music…and as a confession of our deep affection for these absolutely wonderful songs and their exquisite melodies!
Event Personnel
Jesse Cloninger, director, reeds
Vocalists
Musicians
Tony Glausi, trumpet
Jesse Cloninger, sax
Graham Dechter, guitar
Larry Fuller, piano
Chuck Redd, vibes/drums
Lynn Seaton, bass
Program
SET I
 My Funny Valentine
(1937) Babes In Arms - Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m)
 All Of Me
(1931) - Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons (w/m)
 Georgia On My Mind
(1930) - Stuart Gorell (w) Hoagy Carmichael (m)
 Stormy Weather
(1933) Cotton Club Parade, 22nd Edition - Ted Koehler (w) Harold Arlen (m)
 Night And Day
(1932) Gay Divorce - Cole Porter (w/m)
 Blue Moon
(1934) - Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m)
 Caravan
(1937) - Irving Mills (w) Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol (m)
 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
(1933) Roberta - Otto Harbach (w) Jerome Kern (m)
 Tea For Two
(1925) No No Nanette - Irving Caesar, Otto Harbach (w) Vincent Youmans (m)
 Star Dust
 Time After Time
(1947) It Happened In Brooklyn - Sammy Cahn (w) Jule Styne (m)
 Sophisticated Lady
(1933) - Mitchell Parish (w) Duke Ellington (m)
SET II
 Take The 'A' Train
(1939) interpolated into Reveille with Beverly - Joya Sherrill (w) Billy Strayhorn (m)
 The Nearness Of You
(1938) Romance In the Dark - Ned Washington (w) Hoagy Carmichael (m)
 Honeysuckle Rose
(1929) - Andy Razaf (w) Fats Waller (m)
 Summertime
(1935) Porgy And Bess - Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward (w) George Gershwin (m)
 The Way You Look Tonight
(1936) Swing Time - Dorothy Fields (w) Jerome Kern (m)
 The Man I Love
(1924) Strike Up The Band - Ira Gershwin (w) George Gershwin (m)
 I'll Be Seeing You
(1938) Right This Way - Irving Kahal (w) Sammy Fain (m)
 Body And Soul
(1930) Three's a Crowd - Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton (w) Johnny Green (m)
 Thou Swell
(1927) A Connecticut Yankee - Lorenz Hart (w) Richard Rodgers (m)
 Over The Rainbow
(1939) The Wizard Of Oz - Yip Harburg (w) Harold Arlen (m)
 As Time Goes By
(1931) Everybody's Welcome - Herman Hupfeld (w/m)
Ticket/Venue Info
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A37.00  33.50  31.50  29.75  -  
B33.00  29.75  28.25  26.50  -  
C27.00  24.50  23.00  21.75  -  
O19.00  17.25  16.25  15.25  -  
Youth Free0.00  0.00  0.00  0.00  -  
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The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
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