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That's Entertainment!

arr. Warren Barker

That's Entertainment! is a medley arranged by Warren Barker contains five popular Broadway songs from a generation ago: “Another Op’nin’, Another Show” from Kiss Me Kate , Cole Porter, 1949; ”Let Me Entertain You”, lyrics Stephen Sondheim, music Jule Styne 1959; “Send In The Clowns” from A Little Night Music , Stephen Sondheim, 1973; “Be a Clown” by Cole Porter, 1946; and “That’s Entertainment” from The Band Wagon , words Howard Dietz, music Arthur Schwartz.

Warren Barker (1923-2006) was an American composer for film, radio, television and Las Vegas clubs. Educated at UCLA, he composed the incidental music for the hit 1960s TV series Bewitched and he composed and arranged numerous pieces for concert band.

Last updated on May 8, 2019 by Palatine Concert Band