Past Shows

Nov 18-19, 2011
Songbook with Steven Page

Art of Time is once again commissioning beautiful, complex and sometimes crazy arrangements of popular songs, this time by Harry Nilsson, Scott Walker, Randy Newman, Elvis Costello, Dan Mangan and others, with the interpretations that only the inimitable singer/songwriter Steven Page can give them.

Program & Repertoire


Gord Downie, arr. by Kevin Fox


Steven Page, arr. by Bryden Baird

Everything Means Nothing to Me

Elliot Smith, arr. by Dan Parr

God's Comic

Elvis Costello, arr. by Cameron Wilson

I Was the Dancer

Parenthetical Girls, arr. by Andrew Downing

John Allyn Smith Sails

Will Robinson Sheff, arr. by David Fleury

Lion's Teeth

John Darnielle, arr. by Jim McGrath

Violin Sonata in F Minor, Op. 80

Sergei Prokofiev

1. Andante Assai

2. Allegro Brusco

3. Andante

4. Allegrissimo - Andante assai, com prima


Love Reign O'er Me

Pete Townsend, arr. by Robert Carli

Make a Plan to Love Me

Conor Oberst, arr. by Ranaan Meyer & Steve Hackman


Randy Newman, arr. by Christos Hatzis

Only You Know

Dion, arr. by Shelly Berger

Pine for the Cedars

Dan Mangan, arr. by Ranaan Meyer & Steve Hackman

A Singer Must Die

Leonard Cohen, arr. by Gavin Bryars

Taxi Ride

Jane Siberry, arr. by Glenn Buhr

Telephone Line

Jeff Lynne, arr. by Dan Parr

What the World Needs Now

Burt Bacharach, arr. by Aaron Davis


Steven Page, vocals

Andrew Burashko, piano

Andrew Downing, bass

John Johnson, saxophone

Rachel Mercer, cello

Rob Piltch, guitar

Stephen Sitarski, violin

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