Jazz for the Holidays
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The concert date was Saturday, December 20, 2014.
The venue was Nightingale Concert Hall, University of Nevada, Reno.

The concert began at 7:30 PM.

THE PROGRAM

Reno Youth Jazz Orchestra

Once in Royal David’s City
Arrangement: Ted Blumenthal

Fly Me To The Moon
Featuring: Harry Fosbinder-Elkins
Arrangement: Sammy Nestico
Composer: Henry J. Gauntlett

Vine Street Rumble
Soloists: Shawn Wang, Delanie Ruf
Arrangement: Benny Carter
Composer: Benny Carter

Reno Jazz Orchestra

White Christmas
Arrangement: Tom Kubis
Composer: Irving Berlin

Christmas Song
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Bill Hecht
Composer: Mel Torme

You Are My Sunshine
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Paul Potyen
Composer: Jimmie Davis/Charles Mitchell

Bouncin The Blues
Featuring: Sam Weber, Ananda Bena-Weber
Arrangement: Jim Garaventa
Composer: Harry Warren

Jingle Bells
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Ernie Wilkins
Composer: James Lord Pierpont

~ Intermission ~

We Three Kings
Soloist: Jim Garaventa
Arrangement: Greg Yasinitsky

Sly
Soloists: Joey Berger, Doug Coomler, Bill Hecht
Arrangement: Greg Yasinitsky
Composer: Herbie Hancock

Make Someone Happy
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Randy Porter
Composer: Jule Styne

I Thought About You
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Michelle Weir
Composer: Van Heusen/Mercer

Cute
Featuring: Sam Weber
Soloist: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Neal Hefti
Composer: Neal Hefti

My Heart Stood Still
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: David Springfield
Composer: Rogers/Hart

Still of the Night
Featuring: Ananda Bena-Weber
Arrangement: Pat Williams
Composer: Cole Porter

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Featuring: Madeline Eastman
Arrangement: Paul Potyen
Composer: Martin/Blane

This Christmas
Featuring: BMTF Singers
Soloist: Trey Stone
Arrangement: Chuck Reider
Composer: Donny Hathaway

We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Featuring: the entire ensemble
Arrangement: Tom Kubis

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