GJ Rockestra plans concert of rock music in movies

Get ready for a rocking night at the movies at the next Grand Junction Rockestra concert with the theme “Dazed and Confused: Rock Music in Movies.”

GJ Rockestra features six singers, a four-piece rock band and a 40 piece orchestra of strings, woodwinds and brass.

It’s “Dazed and Confused” concert, with a set list that included suggestions from the public, is set for Saturday, Jan. 18, at Robinson Theatre in Colorado Mesa University’s Moss Performing Arts Center, 1231 N. 12th St.

Show time is 7:30 p.m. and all seats are reserved. Tickets cost $20–$25 and can be purchased at gjsymphony.org, by calling 243-6787, at the Grand Junction Symphony office, 414 Main St., and at the box office beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Beer and wine will for sale before the concert and during the intermission.

Here is the set list for the concert with the song title, original performer and movie that it’s from, according to GJ Rockestra’s Facebook page:

■ “Any Way You Want It,” Journey, “Rock of Ages.”

■ “Skyfall,” Adele, “Skyfall.”

■ “Love Reign O’er Me,” Pearl Jam, “Reign Over Me”

■ “Shout,” Otis Day & the Knights, “Animal House.”

■ “We Built This City”/“We’re Not Gonna Take It” mash up, Starship/Twisted Sister, “Rock of Ages.”

■ “Carry On,” Crosby, Stills & Nash, “Swing Vote.”

■ “Por Ti Volare,” Sartori/Quarantotto, “Step Brother.”

■ “Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo,” Rick Derringer, “What a Girl Wants.”

■ “Tush,” ZZ Top, “Dazed & Confused.”

■ “You Can’t Stop the Beat,” from Hairspray.

■ “Free Ride,” Edgar Winter, “Dazed and Confused.”

■ “Dream On,” Aerosmith, “Miracle.”

■ “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” REO Speedwagon, “Rock of Ages.”

■ “Don’t Stop Believin’,” Journey, “Rock of Ages.”

■ “Born to Be Wild,” Steppenwolf, “Easy Rider.”

■ “Good Vibrations,” Beach Boys, “Wild Hogs.”

■ “Soul Man,” from the “Blues Brothers.”

■ “Sister Christian,” Nightranger, “Rock of Ages.”

■ “Slow Ride,” Foghat, “Wild Hogs” & “Dazed and Confused.”

■ “Call Me the Breeze,” Lynyrd Skynyrd, “Wild Hogs.”

■ “Sweet Child O’ Mine,” Guns N’ Roses, “Happy Gilmore.”

■ “Wanted Dead or Alive,” Bon Jovi, “Wild Hogs.”


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