Vegas East Big Band
Bits & Pieces....

There's New Stuff In Here...See below...

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An Added Attraction:

Here is a wonderful track of the WNEW NY Radio Station theme....
We recorded this and sent it to the radio station and they played it for months!

Thanks, Jon Plante

WNEW Theme
Arranged by Lee Harris

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Vegas East Big Band @ Whippany Pk. H.S.
July 14, 1982

Saxes:    Warren Fioretti, 
George Roberts, Don Giantomasi, Dave Windish, Herb Schreiber
Tpts:     Bob Livingood, John Iatesta, Abe Cooper, Ed Scrape, Jon Plante
Tmbs:     Frank Salvetti, Gary King, Carl Della Peruti,  Ross Meeker
Rhy:      Bob Balough, Gt – Brage Golding, Kbd - Vince Guardino, Bass –
          Jerry Barrett, Perc  - Ronnie Bennett, Drums
Vocals:   Diane Anzovino
          Lee Harris – Conductor/Arranger

          Audio Monitor: Bob D'Biase
                First Set
Superstar*               arr. Lee Harris
Love Me or Leave Me*     arr. Pete Korey
Theme From Mash          arr. Pete Korey
Flying Monkeys           John Plante
Mothers Pluckin'         Lee Harris
Send in the Clowns       arr. Lee Harris  - Featuring Bob Livingood
Watch What Happens       arr. Pete Korey  - Featuring Diane Anzovino
Gershwin Medley          arr. Pete Korey
  - Featuring Diane Anzovino
The Shaker Song          arr. Lee Harris  - Featuring Diane Anzovino
Ticker                   Bill Holman

                Second Set
Groovin' Hard            arr. Don Menza
Samba Caliente           arr. Pete Korey
Michelle                 arr. Lee Harris  - Featuring Don Giantomasi
Just For Kicks           John Plante
God Bless the Child      arr. Lee Harris  - Featuring Ross Meeker
Fire                     Lee Harris
Can't Take That Away     arr. Pete Korey 
- Featuring Diane Anzovino
MacArchur Park           arr. Lee Harris

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Vegas East Big Band @ Whippany Park High School
July 14, 1982
Here's The First 12 Minutes
(Superstar & Love Me or Leave Me)
Arr. Lee Harris / Pete Korey

Featuring Don Giantomassi
Arr. Lee Harris

Flying Monkeys
Composed & Arranged by Jon Plante

Watch What Happens
Featuring Diane Anzovino
Arr. Pete Korey

The Shaker Song
Featuring Diane Anzovino
Arr. by Lee Harris

Send In The Clowns
Featuring Bob Livingood
Arr. by Lee Harris

MacArthur Park
George Roberts, Alto - Don Giantomassi, Tenor - Bob Balough, Guitar
Arr. by Lee Harris

The Ticker
by Bill Holman
Abe Cooper Trumpet Solo

God Bless the Child
Ross Meeker on Bass Trombone
arr. Lee Harris

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New Stuff From an Unknown Concert...

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No Longer Unknown:
The gig on November 21, 1981 was at the
Monmouth County Library.

Thanx, Warren Fioretti...

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I found an old tape of a show by the Vegas East big band from
November 21, 1981 that was partially salvageable; there was no indication
on the tape box as to where the gig was; only the date...but the band
was 'smokin' on that gig...

Here's a taste...From November 21, 1981

Groovin' Hard - Arranged by Don Menza

Rainbows - Composed & Arranged by Lee Harris*

- Composed & Arranged by Lee Harris*

Willow Weep for Me - Arranged by Lee Harris
Update: Bone solo possibly played by Alex Watkins...Thanx George!
Update2: Bone solo probably played by Frank Salvetti - Thanx Jon Plante!

Love Me or Leave Me - Arranged by Pete Korey

Gershwin Medley - Featuring Diane Anzovino
Arr. by Pete Korey

*(C) 1973 by Lee Harris Music, Inc. - All Rights Reserved

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