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Compaq Big Band at Boston College

Recorded live on March 23, 2024.
Cabernet Room at Vanderslice Hall of Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.

The event was the Spring Social swing dance presented by our longtime client, BC Full Swing - always GREAT swing dancers and TERRIFIC hosts! The chart is "Things Ain't What They Used To Be" from the Woody Herman Orchestra (arr. Dave LaLama).

Video courtesy of bassist's Eric Pantalone mobile phone, operated by Vocalist Cara Campanelli. Personnel in the video are as follows (horns left to right):
Michelle Hirsch - Drums; Eric Pantalone - Bass; John Kramer - Keyboard; Dave King - Guitar
Chris Hildebrand - 1st Tenor/clarinet; Tom Nutile - 2nd Alto; Ken Gable - 1st Alto; Scott Tringali - 2nd Tenor; Jerry Griep - Bari
Kurt Thaller - 2nd Trombone; David Bresnahan -1st Trombone; Russell Bogartz - 3rd Trombone; Ofer Cohen - Bass Trombone
Bruce D. McLeod - 2nd Trumpet; Dan Fleury - 5th Trumpet (Split Lead); Bryan Hilliard - 1st Trumpet; Kyle Emmie - 4th Trumpet; Daniel LePage - 3rd Trumpet
Al Saloky - Director
Not in video: Cara Campanelli - Vocalist; Jeff Hagan - Sound Engineer

Compaq Big Band at Newburyport Yankee Homecoming

Vocalist Marina Evans
2018 Newburyport Yankee Homecoming
Recorded live on August 4, 2018.
Waterfront Park Stage, Newburyport, Massachusetts.
Videos courtesy of a Compaq Big Band fan, recorded on iPhone.

Almost Like Being In Love
Hey Good Looking
I Love Being Here With You
Lost In The Memory
Sir Duke

Compaq Big Band at the Rex Theatre

Vocalist Vocalist Renee Dupuis
Audio recording of "Fever", arranged by John Clayton.
Recorded live at the Rex Theatre, Manchester, New Hampshire, on February 15, 2020.
Mix by Sound Engineer Jeff Hagan.


Compaq Big Band at the Vermont Burlesque Festival

Vocalist Alexandra Grace
2020 Vermont Burlesque Festival
Recorded live on January 18, 2020.
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Burlington, Vermont.
Videos courtesy of BlueHair Media, recorded professionally.

Gonna Fly Now
I've Got A Lot Of Livin' To Do
Lost In The Memory
Rhapsody In Blue
Sir Duke


Wayne Bergeron performing MacArthur Park with the Compaq Big Band. (Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band concert June 3, 2007 at the Palace Theatre, Manchester, NH.)
Compaq Big Band

2021 Antonio F. Gentile Summer Concert Series at Stage Fort Park (Gloucester, MA - August 15, 2021)

2019 City Winery Boston Holiday Concert (Boston, MA - December 23, 2019)

2008 Concert with Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band (Manchester, NH - May 31, 2008)

2007 Concert with Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band (Manchester, NH - June 3, 2007)

17th Annual CMHA Holiday Concert at Tuckerman Hall (Worcester, MA - December 1, 2006)

16th Annual CMHA Holiday Concert at Tuckerman Hall (Worcester, MA - December 2, 2005)

Big Band Matinee at the Palace Theatre (Manchester, NH - April 18, 2004)

Valentine's Day Swing Dance at Martha's Exchange (Nashua, NH - February 14, 2003)

Swing Dance at the Muddy River Smokehouse (Portsmouth, NH - January 11, 2003)

Swing City Dance Club (Cambridge, MA - December 6, 2002)

Evening of Stars Gala Fundraiser (Manchester, NH - November 16, 2002)

Swing Dance at Redhook Ale Brewery (Portsmouth, NH - March 23, 2002)

Wedding Reception at Nashua Country Club (Nashua, NH - October 20, 2001)

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