WaterFire Providence presents a full lighting of WaterFire in our Summer of Science Series – Apollo 11 50th-Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, July 20, 2019. The lighting is scheduled to start at 8:16 pm and is set to run through 12:30 am.

Sponsored by NASA/RI Space Grant Program as our Co-Lead sponsor along with Brown University, Providence College, University of Rhode Island, the NASA/RI EPSCoR Program, and the generous support of Textron Charitable Trust.

All of the music is the work of the original artists listed below and they retain the copyright. The music is used here by permission of the artist or the recording company and/or licensed for public performance through ASCAP, SESAC, and/or BMI (including their affiliated foreign performance right societies). We urge you to further explore and support the work of these artists through the purchase of their recordings. WaterFire Providence® and Barnaby Evans wish to thank the artists for creating such wonderful music and the recording companies for their enthusiastic cooperation and support.

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July 20, 2019 – Music Program

8:16     “Being in Rhythm”
composed by Layne Redmond
performed by Layne Redmond & Tommy Brunjes
from Being in Rhythm

8:22     “Finney Makes a Point”
composed by Mike Figgis
performed by Mike Figgis
from Stormy Monday Soundtrack

8:25     “Nessun dorma
composed by Giacomo Puccini
performed by Luciano Pavarotti
from Turandot

8:28     “Nocturnes, Op. 9: No. 2 in E-Flat Major”
composed by Frédéric Chopin
performed by Arthur Rubinstein
from Chopin: Nocturnes

8:33     “Starman”
composed by David Bowie
performed by David Bowie
from The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars 

8:37     “Nine Sili Nebesniye”
composed by Alexander Sheremetiev
performed by Alexander Sedov & Chorovaya Akademia
from Ancient Echoes 

8:41     “Moments”
composed by Ara Dinkjian
performed by Night Ark
from Moments

8:50     “Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going to Be a Long Long Time)”
composed by Elton John & Bernie Taupin
performed by Elton John
from Honky Château

8:55     “Fly Me to the Moon”
composed by Bart Howard
performed by Willie Nelson
from My Way

8:58     “Esa Noche
traditional
performed by Café Tacuba
from Music from the Coffee Lands 

9:01     “Misyats Na Nebi / Crescent In the Sky”
traditional
performed by Boris Gmyrya, State Ukrainian Bandurists Capella & Alexander Minkovsky
from Ukrainian Songs Vol. 2: Boris Gmyrya & State Ukrainian Bandurists Capella 

9:07     “Harvest Moon”
composed by Neil Young
performed by Neil Young
from Harvest Moon 

9:12     “Werente Serigne”2017 I
composed by Dieng
performed by Orchestra Baobab
from The Pirate’s Choice 

9:19     “How High The Moon”
composed by Nancy Hamilton and Morgan Lewis
performed by Ella Fitzgerald
from How High The Moon (single)

9:22     “Moonshadow”
composed by Cat Stevens
performed by Cat Stevens
from Teaser and the Firecat 

9:25     “Gabby Kai”2017 I
traditional Hawaiian song
performed by James Bla Pahinui
from Music from the Coffee Lands 

9:30     “Chinar Es” [You are my plane tree]
from the 13th C. Sharakan, arranged by Komitas Vardapet
performed by Ben Black
from Remembered Faces, Private Places

9:33     “Blue Hawaiian Moonlight”
composed by Raymond and Myron Muffs
performed by Gabby Pahinui
from Gabby Pahinui Hawaiian Band, Vol. 1

9:38     “Imi Au lā ‘Oe”
composed by Keola Beamer
performed by Keola Beamer
from Mauna Kea – White Mountain Journal 

9:41     “El Pájaro” [The Bird]
composed by Lhasa de Sela
performed by Lhasa de Sela
from La Llorona

9:45     “Across the Universe”
composed by John Lennon & Paul McCartney
performed by The Beatles
from The Beatles 1967-1970 (The Blue Album) 

9:49     “Earth”
composed by Stephan Micus
performed by Stephan Micus
from The Garden of Mirrors

9:54     “Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In”
composed by James Rado, Gerome Ragni & Galt MacDermot
performed by The 5th Dimension
from The Age of Aquarius

9:59     “Ghetto
composed by Sam Mangwana
performed by Sam Mangwana
from Galo Negro 

10:04    “Havana Moon”
composed by Chuck Berry
performed by George Benson
from Walking to New Orleans 

10:09    “Mujer Magica”
composed by Julian Avalos
performed by Julian Avalos and Afro-Andes
from Putumayo Presents Afro-Latino

10:14    “Aideu
traditional Santería prayer to Orisha Ochun
performed by Conjunto Céspedes
from Flores

10:16    “Hello Earth”
composed by Kate Bush
performed by Kate Bush
from Hounds of Love 

10:22    “Thoughts Unspoken”
composed by Ken Field
performed by Ken Field
from Subterranea 

 

10:26    “Moonlight Sonata” Piano Sonata No. 14 In C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27:2
composed by Ludwig van Beethoven
performed by London Philharmonic Orchestra, Finghin Collins
from The 50 Greatest Pieces of Classical Music 

10:31    “Amazing Grace / House of the Rising Sun”
lyrics by John Newton
traditional melody
performed by The Blind Boys of Alabama
from Spirit of the Century 

10:36    “Moon River”
composed by Henry Mancini & Johnny Mercer
performed by Frank Ocean
from Moon River (single)

10:39    “One Small Step”
performed by Walter Cronkite & Neil Armstrong
from Live Television Recording

10:40    “Lascia ch’io planga” [from Rinaldo]2017 I
composed by George Frederick Handel
performed by Cecilia Bartoli
from The Art of Cecilia Bartoli

 10:45    “Fly Me to the Moon”
composed by Bart Howard
performed by Frank Sinatra
from Nothing But the Best

10:47    “Little Potato
composed by Malcolm Dalglish
performed by Malcolm Dalglish
from Metamora

10:51    “The Planets Op. 32 Mars, the Bringer of War”
composed by Gustav Holst
performed by London Symphony Orchestra & Sir Colin Davis
from Holst: The Planets, Op. 32

10:58    “Apollo XI”
composed by OMD
performed by Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark
from Sugar Tax

11:02    “Space Oddity”
composed by David Bowie
performed by David Bowie
from Space Oddity

11:08    “Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words)”
composed by Bart Howard
performed by Nat “King” Cole
from The World of Nat King Cole

11:11    “Siboney
composed by Ernesto Lecuona
performed by Eliades Ochoa
from Estoy Como Nunca

11:16    “Segne”
composed by Bella Bellow
performed by Afia Mala
from Angelena / Africa

11:20    “A Felicidade”
composed by Jobin and Moraes
performed by Ben Black
from Remembered Faces / Private Places 

11:25    “Coaineadh na d’Tri Muire”
traditional, adapted by Cathie Ryan
performed by Cathie Ryan
from the News For the Church soundtrack
directed by Andrew McCarthy

11:28    “Song to the Moon”
composed by Antonín Dvořák
performed by Lesley Garrett
from A Soprano At the Movies

11:34    “Here Comes the Moon”
composed by George Harrison
performed by George Harrison
from George Harrision (Bonus Track Version)

11:39    “Brain Damage/Eclipse”
composed by Roger Waters
performed by Pink Floyd
from The Dark Side of the Moon

11:45    “Whitey on the Moon”
composed by Gil Scott-Heron
performed by Gil Scott-Heron
from Small Talk At 125th and Lenox 

11:47    “La Luna”2017 I
composed by Ottmar Liebert
performed by Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra
from La Semana

11:52   Suite bergamasque, L. 75 III. “Clair de lune”
composed by Claude Debussy
performed by François-Joël Thiollier
from Debussy: Clair de Lune and Other Piano Favorites

11:57    “Nobody’s Fault But Mine”2017 I
traditional, arranged by The Blind Boys of Alabama
performed by The Blind Boys of Alabama
from Spirit of the Century

12:00    “That’s Amore”
composed by Harry Warren & Jack Brooks
performed by Dean Martin
from Dino: The Essential Dean Martin

12:03   Symphony No. 9 In E Minor, Op. 95, “from the New World”: II. Largo
composed by Antonín Dvořák
performed by London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
from The 50 Greatest Pieces of Classical Music

12:16    “Goodnight Moon”
composed by Ambrosia Parsley and Duke McVinnie
performed by Shivaree
from I Oughtta Give You a Shot in the Head

12:20    “Pod Bay Doors
composed by David Chandler
performed by David Chandler
from Island Light

12:22    “God Yu Tekkem Laef Blong Mi
traditional Melanesian Chant
performed by The Choir of All Saints, Honiara
from The Thin Red Line soundtrack

12:24    “Fly Me to the Moon” (Live)
composed by Bart Howard
performed by Diana Krall
from The Very Best of Diana Krall