Festival Musical(s)
  • Description
  • Personnel
  • Program
Jesse Cloninger & The Emerald City Jazz Kings present the hits of the Dorsey brothers across their careers in all of their various combinations with an emphasis on the period from 1935-45: Dorsey Brothers Orchestra, Dorsey Brothers small group recording/studio unit, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra,
Chasing Shadows is one of 6 OFAM 2019 concerts presented twice:
    Matinee: Thu, July 25 - 1:00 pm
    Evening: Thu, August 1 - 8:00 pm
and the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra. All of the well-known vocalists that they worked with will be represented: Jack Leonard, Edith Wright, Bob Eberly, Frank Sinatra, Helen O’Connell, and even with a featured number that was recorded with Louis Armstrong and Bing Crosby. Of course the show will feature some of the band’s great instrumental hits as well.
Event Personnel
Jesse Cloninger, director
Vocalists
Program
SET I
 Dolores
(1941) Las Vegas Nights - Frank Loesser (w) Louis Alter (m)
 On Treasure Island
(1935) - Edgar Leslie (w) Joe Burke (m)
 Indian Summer
(1919) - Al Dubin (w) Victor Herbert (m)
 Our Love
(1939) - Buddy Bernier, Bob Emmerich (w) Larry Clinton (m)
 Bésame Mucho
(1940) - Consuelo Velázquez (sp), Sunny Skylar (en) (w) Consuelo Velázquez (m)
 Satan Takes A Holiday
(1937) - Larry Clinton (m)
 Chicago
(1922) - Fred Fisher (w/m)
 Once In A While
(1937) - Bud Green (w) Michael Edwards (m)
 Song Of India
(1937) interpolated into Las Vegas Nights - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (m)
 Tangerine
(1941) The Fleet's In - Johnny Mercer (w) Victor Schertzinger (m)
SET II
 Pennies From Heaven
(1936) Pennies From Heaven - Johnny Burke (w) Arthur Johnston (m)
 Change Partners
(1938) Carefree - Irving Berlin (w/m)
 The Breeze And I
(1940) - Al Stillman (en) (w) Ernesto Lecuona (m) [ uses melody of Andalucía ]
 Chasing Shadows
(1935) - Benny Davis (w) Abner Silver (m)
 I'll Never Smile Again
(1940) - Ruth Lowe (w/m)
 On The Sunny Side of the Street
(1930) Lew Leslie's International Revue - Dorothy Fields (w) Jimmy McHugh (m)
 I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You
(1933) - Ned Washington (w) George Bassman (m)
 The Dipsy Doodle
(1937) - Larry Clinton (w/m)
 The Music Goes 'Round And Around
(1935) - Red Hogson (w) Mike Riley, Edward Farley (m)
 Opus One
(1943) - Sid Garris (w) Sy Oliver (m)
 Amapola
(1920) - Albert Gamse (en), Joseph M. LaCalle (sp) (w) Joseph M. LaCalle (m)
Ticket/Venue Info
Chasing Shadows Ticket Prices
Seat
Level
Full
Price
Discount Prices
10%15%20%Stud.
AA39.00  35.25  33.25  31.25  19.50 
A35.00  31.50  29.75  28.00  17.50 
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  15.00 
C25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  12.50 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
QSL Print Communications
Title Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor