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THE MIDNIGHT SPECIAL New Year's Eve celebration - live portion
December 31, 2016 - January 1, 2017

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Honor Finnegan, Reggie Harris, Small Potatoes, Don White

10:00 PM - 11:59 PM

  1. Don White: Rascal
  2. Don White: The Victory Dance
  3. Reggie Harris: Freedom Road
  4. Reggie Harris: Roll, On Woody
  5. Honor Finnegan: Little Orphan Honor (a story)
  6. Honor Finnegan: Somebody's Kid
  7. Small Potatoes (Jacquie Manning & Rich Prezioso): Simple Truths (Jacquie Manning)
  8. Small Potatoes: Time Flies (Rich Prezioso)
  9. Don White: She Sings Me to Sleep with Laughter (a story)
  10. Reggie Harris: medley - Sheep Sheep / Little David (trad)
  11. Reggie Harris: medley - Rise Up Shepherd / Go Tell It on the Mountain (trad)

  13. Honor Finnegan: Soul Food (a story)
  14. Honor Finnegan: Jesus' Birthday
  15. Small Potatoes: Waltz of the Wallflowers (Jacquie Manning)
  16. Small Potatoes: (Ours Is a) Simple Faith (David Tamulevich)
  17. Don White: Be Sixteen with Me
  18. Don White w/Joe Filisko: Great Day
  19. Reggie Harris: Better Angels
  20. Reggie Harris: Hunt the Whale
  21. Honor Finnegan: I Should Stop Sleeping with You
  22. Honor Finnegan: Snow Day

Midnight Special traditional 11:57-12MN madness and countdown

  1. Small Potatoes, with Jacquie Manning leading ensemble: Auld Lang Syne (Robt. Burns)


12:00 Midnight - 1:15 AM

  1. Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (orig.cast): If We Only Have Love (Brel, trans. Mort Shuman) Columbia 89998

  3. Small Potatoes: Christmas in the Ashram (Chris Rosser)
  4. Small Potatoes: Fare Thee Well (trad, via Nic Jones)
  5. Don White: People in Michigan
  6. Don White: More Alive
  7. Reggie Harris: It's All About Love
  8. Reggie Harris w/ensemble: Been Down Into the South
  9. Honor Finnegan: Tale of Turtle Creek (a story)
  10. Honor Finnegan: The Wishing Flower
  11. Small Potatoes w/Joe Filisko: Some Day, All This Will Be Yours (Rich Prezioso)
  12. Small Potatoes: 1,000 Candles, 1,000 Cranes (Rich Prezioso)
  13. Don White: Go Light the World on Fire
  14. Ensemble led by Reggie Harris: When I'm Gone (Phil Ochs)

All songs by performer unless otherwise noted.

Host/producer: Rich Warren
Engineer: Eric Arunas

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