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Shaking The Blues Away / Fisher, Keillor, Coffee Club Orchestra


Release Date: 12/10/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 67508  
Composer:  Irving BerlinSpencer WilliamsFred RoseIsham Jones,   ... 
Performer:  Garrison Keillor
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Personnel: Rob Fisher (piano, celeste); Garrison Keillor (vocals).

The Coffee Club Orchestra includes: Seymour Red Press, Al Regni (soprano & alto saxophones, clarinet); Dennis Anderson (soprano & tenor saxophones, clarinet); Phil Bodner (tenor saxophone, clarinet); John Campo (baritone & bass saxophones, clarinet, bass clarinet); John Frosk, Joe Wilder, Dave Gale (trumpet); Dave Bargeron (trombone, tuba); Jack Gale (trombone); Barry Finclair (violin, viola); Ruth Anna Waterman, Andy Stein, Suzanne Ornstein (violin); Melissa Meell (cello); Jay Berliner (guitar, banjo); John Beal (bass); Arnie Kinsella (drums, percussion). Recorded at BMG Studios, New York, New York from November 25-27 and on December 23, 1991.
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Works on This Recording

1. Puttin' on the Ritz: Puttin' on the Ritz by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
2. Tishomingo Blues by Spencer Williams
Performer:  Garrison Keillor (Voice)
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
3. Deep Henderson by Fred Rose
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
4. How About Me? by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
5. Lady of the Nile by Isham Jones
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
6. Stampede by Fletcher Henderson
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
7. Confessin' That I Love You by Al J. Neiburg
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
8. Three Little Words by Bert Kalmar
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
9. East Saint Louis Toodle-oo by Edward "Duke" Ellington
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
10. Present Arms: You took advantage of me by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
11. Wah-hoo by Cliff Friend
Performer:  Garrison Keillor (Voice)
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
12. Shaking the Blues Away by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
13. Glad Rag Doll by Jack Yellen
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
14. Doo Wacka Doo by Will Donaldson
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
15. I'll Never Have to Dream Again by Isham Jones
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
16. Lamour by Garrison Keillor
Performer:  Garrison Keillor (Voice)
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; USA 
17. Steamboat Stomp by Boyd Senter
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
18. Doin' the Frog by James Francis McHugh
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
19. Copenhagen by Charlie Davis
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
20. Betsy: Blue Skies by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
21. Beyond the Blue Horizon by Richard A. Whiting
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
22. Betsy: Blue Skies by Irving Berlin
Conductor:  Rob Fisher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Coffee Club Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 

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