Ed Palermo Big Band
'Zwas The Night Before Zmas
Falcon-Marlboro, Ny December 20, 2014
Christmas Extravaganza

Early Show
01. Viennese Musical Clock (Kodaly)
02. God That�S Good (Sondheim)
Nutrocker (Tchaikovsky)
03. Son Of Mr. Green Genes (Zappa)
04. Chat
05. Mr. Scrinch
06. Duke Of Prunes (Zappa)
What Child Is This/20 Small Cigars (Trad/Zappa)
07. God Rest Ye Medley:
God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen (Trad)
Be Bop/Things To Come (Dizzy Gillespie)
Serenade To A Cuckoo (Roland Kirk/Jethro Tull)
My Favorite Things/We Three Kings
Toads Of The Short Forest (Zappa)
08. Stolen Moments (Oliver Nelson/Zappa)
09. 21St Century Schizoid Man (King Crimson)
10. Gifts From Ed
11. Celebrity Crooner =
Mike James Walk On
Get Me To The Church On Time (Sinatra And Basie At The Sands)
Christmas Day, My Favorite Day (Ted Kooshian Original)
Mike James Walk Off
12. Marchica Medley =
Complete Control (Palermo Original)
Don�T You Ever Wash That Thing
Echidna�S Arf
13. Ride Like The Wind (Christopher Cross)
14. America/American Idiot
Russian Dance (Tchaikovsky)

Late Show
01. Band Intro
02. God, Ed�S Good (Sondheim)
03. Zappateer Medley =
Hot Plate Mashup-Includes:
Hot Plate Heaven
Latex Solar Beef
Lumpy Gravy
I Am The Slime
Bwana Big Band
G-Spot Tornado-Mash-Up:
One Word (Resolution) (Jack Bruce/John Mclaughlin)
G-Spot Tornado-Zappa
Caravan-Duke Ellington
04. Whore Talk (Palermo Original)
Little Drummer Boy
05. Back In Black (Ac/Dc)
You Are What You Is (Zappa)
G Spot Coda (Zappa)
06. Pre-Amble To 'Zwas The Night
07. 'Zwas The Night Before Zmas
The Original Poem Narrated By Ed With
Musical Accompaniment Of Zappa's "Evil Prince".
08. Pre-Amble To Walk-A-Thon
09. Celebrity Walk On-A-Thon =
Give Peace A Chance-John And Yoko's Walk On Music
Mike James Walk On
I Want You/She's So Heavy
Happy Xmas
I Am The Walrus (Beatles)
Inca Roads Finale
10. Pre-Amble To Silent Night
11. Silent Night/ Twin Peaks' "Falling"
12. Cantina Band (Star Wars)

Music by
Frank Zappa
(unless otherwise noted)
Arrangements by
Ed Palermo & Bruce McDaniel

Ed Palermo - arranger, sax, guitar & vocals

Saxophone Section (with flute, clarinet, piccolo & oboe):
Barbara Cifelli
Ben Kono
Cliff Lyons
Phil Chester
Bill Todd

Trombone Section:
mike boshen
charlie gordon
chris olness

Trumpet Section:
Ronnie Buttacavoli
kathleen doran

Keyboard Section:
Bob Quaranta
Ted Kooshian

Rhythm Section:
Paul Adamy (bass)
Bruce McDaniel (guitar & lead vocals)
Ray Marchica (drums)
Katie Jacoby (violin & vocals)

Celebrity Guest: MIKE JAMES (vocal)

Taped, and edited by

Sennheiser 441u,Zoom H6 Recorder >WAV 24/48 >Sound Forge Pro 11 >Trader's Little Helper


to Ed & the Big Band for the best Xmas show EVER.
to all the wonderful composers represented here.
to the Falcon, Tony Falco and Fern Franke - Publicity, for again presenting
my artwork on the club website.
Merry Christmas, Zappateers!
-Hugh Brennan