Symphony West Orchestra

June 5, 2015 program cover

American Showtime

June 5, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Victoria Marra, Conductor

Curtain Up! - arr. Bob Krogstad
There’s No Business Like Show Business, Phantom of the Opera, Don’t Rain on My Parade, If He Walked into My Life, Everything’s Coming Up Roses

You’re a Grand Old Flag/Yankee Doodle Dandy - George M. Cohan

Americana Rhapsody - Lennie Niehaus

Stormy Weather - Ted Koehler and Harold Arlen

Cole Porter Classics - arr. Douglas Wagner
Begin the Beguine, Love for Sale, Anything Goes

No, No Nanette - Vincent Youmans arr. Robert Russell Bennett
Take a Little One-Step; I Want to Be Happy; Too Many Rings Around Rosie; No, No, Nanette; Tea for Two; Peach on the Beach


Carousel - Richard Rodgers, transcribed by Rosario Bourdon
June is Bustin’ Out All Over, The Carousel Waltz, If I Loved You, Mister Snow, You’ll Never Walk Alone

Jessie and Rich Rowe

Rich and Jessie Rowe

Jump Swing Fever - arr. John Wasson
Jump, Jive, and Wail; Zoot Suit Riot; You & Me; It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)

Duke Ellington Medley - Ellington, Russell, Mills, Parish arr. Custer
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore, Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me, Sophisticated Lady, It Don’t Mean a Thing, Dixieland

Jessie and Rich Rowe, Swing Dancers

The Army Air Corps - Robert Crawford

St. Louis Blues - W. C. Handy

An American in Paris Suite - George Gershwin arr. John Whitney

This evening’s concert is made possible by the generosity of Jeff & Courtney Smith and our Donors. Thank you!