An American Songbook

Sunday, July 30, 2023 – 3:00 PM
St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, Palm Desert
Doug Nagel, director Kurt Jordan, principal pianist


It’s A Grand Night for Singing – State Fair – Rodgers and Hammerstein

You’re Just in Love – Call Me Madam – Berlin
Barbara Kerr, Patrick Wallace

Orlock’s Aria – Nosferatu – Henderson
Doug Nagel

Doors – Closer Than Ever – Maltby Jr. and Shire
Wayne Bryan, Matthew Bishop Burn, Dave Sanchez, Patrick Wallace

Stranger in Paradise – Kismet – Wright and Forrest
Candi Quaid, Andrew Bird

Mother’s Aria – The Consul – Menotti
Ivonne Ibarra

Memory – Cats – Lloyd Webber
Ashlyn Brown, Luis Salcido

I’m Not Going, Horace – The Ballad of Baby Doe – Moore
Melanie Pedro, David Bruns

Seasons of Love – Rent – Larson
Candi Quaid, Patrick Wallace


Ice Cube Aria – If I Were You – Heggie
Ashlyn Brown

Yes – 70, Girls, 70 – Kander and Ebb
Barbara Kerr, Wayne Bryan

Warm As the Autumn Light – The Ballad of Baby Doe – Moore
David Bruns

A Boy Like That – West Side Story – Bernstein and Sondheim
Melanie Pedro, Ivonne Ibarra

Hear Me, O Lord – Susannah – Floyd
Matthew Bishop Burn

Shenandoah – arranged by Althouse
Luis Salcido

Make Our Garden Grow – Candide – Bernstein
Ashlyn Brown, Andrew Bird

CVCV Soloists

Andrew Bird, Matthew Bishop Burn, Ashlyn Brown, David Bruns, Wayne Bryan, Ivonne Ibarra, Kurt Jordan, Barbara Kerr, Doug Nagel, Melanie Pedro, Candi Quaid, Luis Salcido, Dave Sanchez, Patrick Wallace

CV Singers

Steve Baker, Bryan Burch, Donald Corin, LT Cousineau, Henry Doering, Ric Durity, Travis Detwiler, Charles Gallagher, Kelly Groves, Marc Copfer, Paul Kowal, Rocky Lewis, Jason Mannino, Rebecca Rodriquez, Michael Richarson, Wilson Raiser, Tessa Walker

Kurt Jordan, principal pianist

Special thanks to this concert’s sponsors:

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church ● Mizell Senior Center
Bill Taylor ● Evan Chorney-Sanchez ● Friends of Music

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