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Welcome to Moonlight on the Poconos
Big Band's website!

 

Here comes our Autumn Season!!!



12/9/14 - Annual Christmas Gig at The Greeley Inn
12/11/14 - Dinner-Dance Gig at The Hideout
12/18/14 - Holiday Concert at Wallenpaupack HS with "the kids"

Check out our gig and rehearsal schedule on the "Gigs & Rehearsals" page!  Come on out to our rehearsals, and enjoy the rehearsal fun, dance, and chow down with some fine food at The Greeley Inn!


Once again, our primary concern is the safety of our band members and all our "Groupie" friends!  So, watch the "Gigs and Rehearsals" page on this web site for last minute changes in our schedule or bad-weather-caused cancellation !!!

 


 

 

 See "Gigs & Rehearsals" page for our 2012 Gig & Rehearsal schedule - - -



The Moonlight on the Poconos Big Band TM is a non-profit organization of outstanding area musicians who are dedicated to the preservation and performance of the "Swing Era" big band sound

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LISTEN to US...  Here's a few recordings of the Moonlight On The Poconos Big Band taken with a hand-held digital recorder at recent gigs... complete with audience noise, applause (!), and the occasional "ooooops" (remember, these are live gig  performaces, and "stuff happens")... ENJOY!

    "Georgia On My Mind"        

    "Embraceable You"        

    "Joshua!"                        

    "Moonglow"                    
      
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CD AVAILABLE:
   

We've just released a new CD of the Moonlight On The Poconos Big Band's "Live Performances" - 15 songs selected from our extensive files of live performance recordings...
    
    
Bride and Groom Polka - - - Embraceable You - - - Flying Home - - - Georgia On My Mind - - - How High The Moon - - -
    I've Got you Under My Skin - - - Joshua - - - Li'l Darlin' - - - Makin' Whoopie - - - Moonglow - - - New York, NY - - - 
    Queen Bee - - - Quincy And The Count - - - Sing, Sing, Sing - - - Summwerwind


Contact Hank Grilk (See CONTACT page) for ordering info.


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Available Repertoire (Partial listing - there are over 2,000 Big Band Charts in our Library):

The Moonlight On The Poconos Big Band is a non-profit organization of outstanding area musicians who are dedicated to the preservation and performance of the "Swing Era" big band sound.This website is still under development. (Partial listing - there are over 2,000 Big Band Charts in our Library):

 

A Foggy Day Love Is Here To Stay
A Tisket, A Tasket Luck Be A Lady
After The Lovin' Lullaby Of Birdland
All Of Me Mambo No. 5
Almost Like Being In Love Maple Leaf Rag
American Patrol Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
Angles We Have Heard On High Milestones
April In Paris Misty
At Last Moon Glow
Autumn Leaves Moon River
Back Bay Shuffle Moonlight Serenade
Back Home Moten Swing
Bari Bari Good My Funny Valentine
Basie, Straight Ahead Night Train to Kansas City
Beer Barrell Polka Nightingale Sang in Barkeley Sq.
Bei Mir Bist Du Schön Nuv's Song
Beyond the Sea O Christmas Tree
B-Gin Da Beguine Ol' Man River
Big Momma Old Rockin' Chair
Blue In Green Opus One
Blue Moon Orange Colored Sky
Blue Skies Orilla Del Mar
Blues For Buster Pennsylvania 6-5000
Blues For Kapp Pennsylvania Polka
Blues on Parade Pink Panther
Body and Soul Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Polka Medeley
Brown Baggin' It Prime Time
Brown Eyes Blue Quincy & The Count
Bugle Call Rag Reachin' Out
But Not For Me Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree
By Myself & When Your Lover Has Gone Route 66
C Jam Blues Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Cabaret Send In The Clowns
Cajun Cookin' Sentimental Journey
Caravan Shiny Stockings
Cha Cha Cha No. 5 Silver Bells
Chattanooga Choo Choo Since I Fell For You
Cherokee Sing, Sing, Sing
Chicago Smooth
Christmas Medley Sofa
Closely Dancing Someone to watch over me
Coconut Champagne Song Of The Volga Boatmen
Cruisin' For A Bluesin' Souled Out
Cry Me A River Step Easy
Cute Stolen Moments
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me Stormy Weather
Don't Be That Way String Of Pearls  
Don't Get Around Much Any More String Of Pearls (A)
Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree Summer Wind
Donut King Summertime
Eager Beaver Sunny
Fallout Swanee River
Feliz Navidad Swingin' The Blues
Fireshaker Take The "A" Train
Fly Me To The Moon Taking a Chance on Love
For Once In My Life Tangerine
Forever Is A While Tennessee Waltz
Four Five Six TFB Blues
Four O'Clock Jump The Boy (Girl) From Ipanema
From A Distance The Christmas Song
Frosty The Snow Man The Count Is In
Fun Time The Creeper
Green Eyes The Glory of Love
Green Onions The Lunceford Special
Groove Merchant The Man That Got Away
Groovin Hard The Nearness Of You
Happy Birthday The Pajama Game
Hard Hearted Hanna The Preacher
Hava Nice Day The Queen Bee
Have Yourself A Merry Little Xmas The Way I Feel About You
Here's That Rainy Day The Way We Were
How High The Moon Theme From New York, NY
I'll Never Smile Again Three's A Crowd
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter Tribute To The Duke
In A Mellow Tone Tuxedo Junction
In a Minor Mood Two O'Clock Jump
In a Mist Unforgettable
In The Mood Watermelon Man
In The Wee Small Hours What's New
In The XMAS Mood When I Fall In Love
It Could Happen To You White Christmas
It's Only A Paper Moon Why Don't You Do Right
I've Got You Under My Skin Winter Wonderland
James Bond Theme Witchcraft
Jingle Bells Woodchoppers' Ball
Johnson Rag Work Song
Joshua World On A String
Josie Yo Hark!  Those Angels Swing
Jump For Joe You Made Me Love You
Just One Of Those Things You"ll Never Know - 2
Keep The Customer Satisfied You'd Be So Nice
Killer Joe You'll Never Know
Lazy River You've Changed
Lean Baby Zoot Suit Riot
Like Someone in Love
Li'l Darlin'
Little Brown Jug
Lonely Street
Look For The Silver Lining
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