Saturday we performed for Ballet West’s annual gala, last year it was at the Marriott, this year at the Grand America.

It was fun to have so many people dancing, people really got up out of their seats and moved!

We played 3 sets, first instrumental jazz, then Swing and big-band type music, then party and dance favorites.

Here was our set list:
8:45 dinner starts (instrumental) -9:45
Autumn Leaves (Gm)
I Let a Song Go out of my Heart
My One and Only Love
All The Things you Are
Night in Tunisia
In a Sentimental Mood
Take Five
My Favorite Things
Nature Boy
There will never be another you
Like Someone in Love
Take the A Train
Girl from Ipanema
Body and Soul
Prisoner of Love
Nearness of You

desert is done:

2nd set 9:45-11:00: swing music with vocals.
All of Me
Let’s Fall in Love
Mack the Knife (starts on Bb, solos over D6 section)
It had to be You
My Way
How high the Moon
Charade (AABA solos AAB)
Fever (Am)
Way You Look Tonight (the) (F)
At Last (No intro)
Don’t get Around much anymore (C)
Fly Me to the Moon
It’s only a paper moon
Almost like Being in Love

Dance set:

Summertime (funky)
Aint no sunshine
Brick House
Georgia on my Mind
Use Me
My Funny Valentine
Oye Como Va
Killing me Softly
You are the Sunshine of my Life
Lady Marmelade

Final Song:What a Wonderful World


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