The Mississippians Jazz Ensemble

The University of Mississippi

Repertoire

April 10, 2014  Nutt Auditorium
The Swizzle by Benny Carter
La Suerte De Los Tontos by Johnny Richards, arr. Niehaus
I’m Beginning To See The Light by Duke Ellington, arr. Jones
Ladybird by Tadd Dameron, arr. Schneider
Tribute by Bob Mintzer
Back Bone by Thad Jones, arr. Carubia
Every Day I Have The Blues by Peter Chatman, arr. Holmes
Things Aint’ What They Used To Be by Mercer Ellington and Ted Persons, arr. Lalama

Feb. 21, 2014  Ford Center with Jim Snidero
The Swizzle by Benny Carter
A Child Is Born by Thad Jones
Tribute by Bob Mintzer
Back Bone by Thad Jones

Nov. 7, 2013  Nutt Auditorium
Fruitcake by Jeff Coffin
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John, arr. Mark Taylor
Bone Talk by Mark Taylor
The Jive Samba by Nat Adderly, arr. Mark Taylor
Greasin’ The Skids by Jamey Simmons
Back Bone by Thad Jones

Oct. 8, 2013  Ford Center with Jeff Coffin
The Swizzle by Benny Carter
Fruitcake by Jeff Coffin
Sweet Magnolias by Jeff Coffin
Wobble by Jeff Coffin
Tall & Lanky by Jeff Coffin

April 9, 2013  Nutt Auditorium
Squatty Roo by Johnny Hodges, arr. John Clayton
15 Minutes Late by John Clayton
Second Line by Duke Ellington
Moon Over Cuba by Juan Tizol, arr. Duke Ellington
Movin’ Uptown by Benny Carter
Absolution by Jim McNeely
Scrapple From The Apple by Charlie Parker, arr. Dick Lieb
Cruisin’ For A Bluesin’ by Andy Weiner, arr. Peter Blair

Feb. 15, 2013  Ford Center
Scrapple From The Apple by Charlie Parker, arr. Dick Lieb
Squatty Roo by Johnny Hodges, arr. John Clayton
15 Minutes Late by John Clayton
Cruisin’ For A Bluesin’ by Andy Weiner, arr. Peter Blair

Nov. 8, 2012  Ford Center
Air Mail Special by Goodman, Mundy & Christian, arr. Al Cohn
Robot Portrait by Quincy Jones
Quintessence by Quincy Jones
I Won’t Dance by Kern, Hammerstein & Harbach, arr. Nelson Riddle
Ain’t Misbehavin’ by Waller, Brooks & Razaf, arr. Quincy Jones
Count ‘Em by Count Basie, arr. Quincy Jones
Pussywiggle Stomp by Don Ellis
Israel by John Carisi
Senor Blues by Horace Silver, arr. Gary McFarland
Howdiz Songo? by Gordon Goodwin

April 19, 2012  Nutt Auditorium
Seven Come Eleven by Benny Goodman & Charles Christian, arr. Mantooth
Corner Pocket by Freddie Green, arr. Wilkins
We’re All Doomed by Tyler Kuntz
Fables of Faubus by Charles Mingus, arr. Slagle
Max by Jeff Hamilton, arr. Clayton
Central Park West by John Coltrane, arr. Fedchock
Race to the Bridge by Gordon Goodwin
The Blues Walk by Clifford Brown, arr. Mossman

Feb. 17, 2012    Ford Center
Corner Pocket by Freddie Green
Fables of Faubus by Charlie Mingus, arr. Steve Slagel
The Blues Walk by Clifford Brown, arr. Michael Phillip Mossman
Night Train by Duke Ellington, arr. John Clayton

Nov. 3, 2011    Band Hall
Fiesta In Brass arr. Nat Pierce
Shiny Stockings by Frank Foster, trans. Myles Collins
Raincheck by Billy Strayhorn, arr. John Clayton
Another One Of Those Things by John Mahoney
The Gypsy arr. Melba Liston
Extra Credit by Jim McNeely
Night Train by Duke Ellington, arr. John Clayton

April 14, 2011    Nutt Auditorium
Intermission Riff by Ray Wetzel, arr. Frank Comstock
Opus 4 by Charles Mingus, arr. Boris Kozlov
Magic Flea by Sammy Nestico
Just Kidding by Eliane Elias, arr. Bob Brookmeyer
The Jody Grind by Horace Silver, arr. John Clayton
Pools by Don Grolnick, arr. John Fedchock
Everything In Its Right Place by Radiohead, arr. James Miley
Cool by Leondard Bernstein, arr. Mark Taylor
Mambo by Leonard Bernstein, arr. Michael Phillip Mossman

April 8, 2011 Ford Center
Cool by Leonard Bernstein, arr. Mark Taylor
Mambo by Leonard Bernstein, arr. Michael Phillip Mossman
Prelude, Fugue and Riffs by Leonard Bernstein

Feb. 18, 2011    Ford Center
Intermission Riff by Ray Wetzel, arr. Frank Comstock
Magic Flea by Sammy Nestico
Everything In Its Right Place by Radiohead, arr. James Miley
Mambo by Leonard Bernstein, arr. Michael Phillip Mossman

Nov. 11, 2010    Ford Center
In The Mood by Joe Garland, arr. Jeff Tyzik
Moten Swing by Buster & Benny Moten, arr. Ernie Wilkins
Night Flight by Sammy Nestico
Everything In Its Right Place by Radiohead, arr. James Miley
Among The Pyramids by Fred Stride
Home Journey by Gene Roland
Little Old Lady by Hoagy Carmichael & Stanley Adams, arr. John Clayton
Jackhammer by Bob Curnow

April 15, 2010    Nutt Auditorium
I Got Rhythm by George & Ira Gershwin, arr. Rob McConnell
Slide’s Derangement by Slide Hampton
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat by Charles Mingus, arr. Sy Johnson
Road Time Shuffle by Toshiko Akiyoshi
Ancestors by Bob Mintzer
The Blues by Don Ellis
Straight, No Chaser by Thelonious Monk, arr. Quincy Jones
Jona Jam by Victor Lopez
Tank! by Yoko Kanno, arr. Eric Dannewitz

Nov. 11, 2009    Ford Center
Get Up And Go by Sammy Nestico
Down For Double by Freddie Green
Told You So by Bill Holman
My Romance by Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart, arr. Taylor
Groovin’ Hard by Don Menza
Filthy McNasty by Horace Silver, arr. LaBarbera
Under The Wire by Gordon Goodwin
Scorpion Dance by Bob Curnow
Ran Kan Kan by Tito Puente, arr. Mossman

April 16, 2009    Nutt Auditorium
The Eternal Triangle by Sonny Stitt, arr. John Clayton
The Rise and Fall of a Short Fugue by Bob Curnow
Us by Thad Jones
To You by Thad Jones
Big Dipper by Thad Jones
Cherry Juice by Thad Jones
T.S.T.S. by Tom Garvin

Nov. 20, 2008    Ford Center
The Red Snapper by Bobby Shew, arr. Menza
Over Easy by Lennie Niehaus
Li’l Darlin’ by Neal Hefti
Nostalgia in Times Square by Charles Mingus, arr. Cuber
Boogie Stop Shuffle by Charles Mingus, arr. Johnson
Prelude, Fugue & Riffs by Leonard Bernstein
Caravan by Duke Ellington & Juan Tizol, arr. Barduhn
Manteca by Dizzy Gillespie, Walter Gil Fuller & Luciano Pozo
Hot it Up by Shelton Berg

April 17, 2008 Nutt Auditorium
23 N x 82 W by Bill Russo
‘Deed I Do arr. by John Clayton
Work Song by Nat Adderly, arr. Keezer
Purple Gazelle by Duke Ellington
Count Bubba by Gordon Goodwin
Moanin’ by Charles Mingus, arr. Johnson
Duet by Neil Hefti
Please… by Kevin Frey
Mambo Diablo by Tito Puente
Emancipation Blues by Oliver Nelson

Feb. 22, 2008    Ford Center
Moanin’ by Charles Mingus, arr. Johnson
Work Song by Nat Adderly, arr. Keezer
Mambo Diablo by Tito Puente
Count Bubba by Gordon Goodwin

Nov. 15, 2007    Nutt Auditorium
Tuning Up by Toshiko Akiyoshi
Inner Crisis by Bob Curnow
Sweet Georgia Brown by Bernie, Pinkard & Casey, arr. Sammy Nestico
Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me by Duke Ellington, arr. Ted Heath
Milestones by Miles Davis, arr. Gerald Wilson
In A Mellow Tone by Duke Ellington, arr. Frank Foster
Take The “A” Train by Billy Strayhorn, arr. Don Sebesky
Things Ain’t What They Used To Be by Duke Ellington, arr. Dave Lalama

April 19, 2007    Nutt Auditorium
Hot Seats by Dave Wolpe
Baile de los Changos Pelones by Jeff Jarvis
Blues and the Abstract Truth by Oliver Nelson, arr. Butch Nordal
Passado by Dave Hanson

Feb. 16, 2007    Ford Center
Ya Gotta Try Harder, Sammy Nestico
Tanga by Dizzy Gillespie
Blues and the Abscessed Tooth by Matt Cutingub
There’s the Rub, Gordon Goodwin

Nov 16, 2006    Band Hall
Kingfish by Bill Holman
Don’t Let the Sun Go Down On Me by Elton John, arr. Jay Chattaway
Donna Lee by Charlie Parker, arr. Rick Lawn
Daahoud by Clifford Brown, arr. Mark Taylor
‘Round Midnight by Cootie Williams and Thelonius Monk, arr. Neil Slatter
Hunting Wabbits by Gordon Goodwin

April 19, 2006    Band Hall
Fast Forward by Les Hooper
Back to Basie by Mike Pendowski
The Best is Yet to Come by Cy Coleman, arr. Quincy Jones
Birks Works by Dizzy Gillespie, arr. Mike Tomaro
Chelsea Bridge by Billy Strayhorn, arr. Phil Wilson
Cruisin’ For A Bluesin’ by Andy Weiner, arr. Peter Blair
Critical Mass by Jeff Jarvis
Way Out Basie by Ernie Wilkins
Red Rocks, Tall Cactus by Shelton Berg
Ain’t That A Kick In The Head by Sammy Cahn & Jimmy Van Heusen
The Jazz Calling by John Clayton
Sister Sadie by Horace Silver, arr. Mike Pendowski

November 17, 2005    Meek Auditorium
Time Check by Don Menza
Blues for Red by John Fedchock
Mood Indigo by Duke Ellington
Insider by Neil Slatter
Anthropology by Dizzy Gillespie, arr. Mark Taylor
Mamma Llama Samba by Gordon Goodwin