A Couple of Swells… Sinatra & Garland’s Musical Movie Magic

A symphonic festival of music from the most popular era in musical movie history with songs immortalised by two of the most celebrated stars of the silver screen – Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland.

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With brand new recreations of the original symphonic orchestrations, the programme is full of classic music forever linked with Sinatra & Garland, including:

  • I GOT RHYTHM (Girl Crazy)
  • LUCK BE A LADY (Guys & Dolls)
  • THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN (Three Coins in the Fountain)
  • GET HAPPY (Summerstock)
  • I COULD WRITE A BOOK (Pal Joey)
  • TROLLEY SONG (Meet In St Louis)
  • WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? (High Society) 
  • YOU'RE SENSATIONAL (High Society)
  • LET’S DO IT, LET’S FALL IN LOVE (Can-Can)
  • ADAM & EVE BALLET (Can-Can)
  • SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW (The Wizard Of Oz)
  • FROM THIS MOMENT ON (Kiss Me Kate)
  • BE A CLOWN (The Pirate)
  • A COUPLE OF SWELLS (Easter Parade)
  • ...and many many more

A concert for 2 singers - 1 male & 1 female.

Orchestra Requirements

Woodwind:

  • 2 flutes (2nd doubles piccolo)
  • 2 oboes (2nd doubles cor anglais)
  • 2 clarinets (2nd doubles bass clarinet)
  • 1 saxophone (Alto and tenor)
  • 2 bassoons

Brass:

  • 4 horns
  • 3 trumpets
  • 3 trombones
  • tuba

Percussion:

  • timps plus 2

Rhythm section:

  • Kit
  • 1 guitar
  • bass guitar
  • piano

Harp

Strings:

  • normal symphonic strings (minimum 10, 8, 6, 6, 4).