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BAND LEADER & FOUNDER

MUSICAL DIRECTOR

JohnMontesante

Grand WaZoo Tunes

001  KING OF SOUL  James Brown

002 SOUL FINGER   The Bar-Kays

003 GREEN ONIONS  Booker T & The MGs

004 SHAFT   Isaac Hayes            

005 FREEDOM SPECIAL   Buddy Miles

006 WAZOO ALL STARS  John Montesante

007 L'IL BROTHER   King Curtis          

008 SOULFUL JAZZMAN  John Montesante

009 2001, A SPACE ODYSSEY Deodato

010 PICK UP THE PIECES  Average White Band

011 HIP HUG-HER   Booker T & The MGs

012 FROSTY  Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown

013 TIME IS TIGHT   Booker T & The MGs

014 FEEL ALRIGHT AGAIN  Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown

015 PHILLY DOG  The Mar-Keys

016  COUNT FUNKULA  John Montesante

017 New Work In Progress

018 New Work In Progress

019 New Work In Progress

020 STROLLIN WITH BONES   T-Bone Walker

021 BOOT-LEG   Booker T & The MGs

022 NIGHT TRAIN   James Brown

023 PETER GUNN   Henry Mancini 

024 New Work In Progress

025 THE CHICKEN   Jaco Pastorius

026 SQUIB CAKES  Tower of Power

027 New Work In Progress

028 UPTIGHT   Buddy Rich

029 New Work In Progress

030 ONE MINT JULEP   Ray Charles

# Title (instrumentals)

001-030

# Title (vocals)

031-049

031  HOLD ON I'M COMIN   Sam & Dave

032 FUNKY STREET  Arthur Conley

033 TRACKS OF MY TEARS  Gladys Knight & The Pips 

034 I WANT TO TA TA YOU  Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson

035 6345789        Wilson Pickett ( Blues Bros)

036 SHAKE A TAIL FEATHER   Ray Charles (Blues Bros)

037 REACH OUT I'LL BE THERE  Four Tops

038 THIS CHRISTMAS   Donny Hathaway

039 MY GIRL     Temptations

040 PEOPLE GOT TO BE FREE The Rascals

041  MARY ANN  Ray Charles

042 I GOT A WOMAN  Ray Charles

043 THINGS I DO FOR YOU  Jackson 5

044 I TAKE WHAT I WANT  Sam & Dave

045 MOVE OVER  Janis Joplin

046 DO-RIGHT WOMAN  Aretha Franklin

047 OUTTA SIGHT   James Brown

048 HOW STRONG IS A WOMAN Etta James

049 LOVE AND HAPPINESS  Al Green

# Title

050-075

050  I CAN'T STAND UP FOR
           FALLING DOWN        Sam & Dave

051 A CHANGE IS GONNA COME Aretha Franklin

052 I GOT YOU  James Brown

053 RIGHT PLACE, WRONG TIME  Dr John

054 CAN'T HURRY LOVE   The Supremes

055 THE SKY IS FALLING  The Ides of March

056 YOU CAN LEAVE YOUR HAT ON Joe Cocker

057 COME ON, COME OVER  Jaco Pastorius

058 SOUL MAN     Sam & Dave

059 LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS Joe Cocker

060 THAT'S THE WAY I LIKE IT KC & The Sunshine Band

061 FROM THE BOTTOM  Blues Bros

062 STICKS + STONES   Ray Charles

063  SHE CAUGHT THE KATY  Blues Bros

064 NOWHERE TO RUN TO   Aretha Franklin

065 STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE The Supremes

066 THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO HMMM  CC Factory

067 SHAKEY GROUND  Temptations

068 BRICK HOUSE   Commodores

069 MIDNIGHT HOUR   Wilson Pickett

070 AIN'T THAT PECULIAR  Marvin Gaye

071 DANCIN IN THE STREET  Martha & The Vandellas

072 MACARTHUR PARK   Jimmy Webb/ / Kush

073 PIECE OF MY HEART Janis Joplin

074 I'LL GO CRAZY James Brown

075 TURN ME LOOSE,  I'M DR FEELGOOD   

                                                                                            James Brown

# Title

076-099

076  SHAKE    Otis Redding

077 I NEED YOUR LOVIN   Otis Redding

078 I GOT THE FEELING  James Brown

079 SUPERSTITION   Stevie Wonder

080 I CAN'T STAND THE RAIN   The Commitments

081 WHAT BECOMES OF THE  BROKENHEARTED            

                                    Funk Bros with Joan Osborne

082 SOUL SERENADE     Aretha Franklin

083 JUST A LITTLE BIT   Etta James

084 TELL MAMA   Etta James

085 ARE YOU LONELY FOR ME BABY Otis Redding

086 NIGHT TIME IS THE RIGHT TIME  Ray Charles

087 I WISH   Stevie Wonder

088  KNOCK ON WOOD  Ike & Tina Turner

089 CELL BLOCK No.9  CC Productions (Blues Bros)

090 LADY MARMALADE  Patti La Belle

091 ROCK STEADY   Aretha Franklin

092 COLD SWEAT   James Brown

093 AIN'T NO WAY    Aretha Franklin

094 SAY A LITTLE PRAYER  Aretha Franklin

095 NATURAL WOMAN  Aretha Franklin

096 YOUR LOVE IS LIKE A SEE SAW   Aretha Franklin

097 Dr FEELGOOD     Aretha Franklin

098 SINCE YOU BEEN GONE  Aretha Franklin

099 RESPECT  Aretha Franklin

# Title

100-125

100  CHAIN OF FOOLS   Aretha Franklin

101 COME BACK BABY  Aretha Franklin

102 HEARD IT THROUGH THE VINE Marvin Gaye

103 RESPECT    Otis Redding

104 KOOL JERK   Bootsy Collins

105 SHOTGUN    Junior Walker

106 BABY I LOVE YOU   Aretha Franklin

107 DON'T PLAY THAT SONG FOR ME  Aretha Franklin

108 MOVE ON UP   Curtis Mayfield

109 YOU'RE SO FINE   Wilson Pickett

110 HONKY TONK WOMAN    Tina Turner

111 MINNIE THE MOOCHER  Cab Calloway

112 SOOTHE ME     Sam & Dave

113  MISS PITIFUL    Etta James

114 CALL ME Mr PITIFUL   Otis Redding

115 PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC     Wild Cherry

116 PURPLE HAZE     Jimi Hendrix

117 MIDNIGHT MOVER   Wilson Pickett

118 NEVER LOVED A MAN   Aretha Franklin

119 THINK     Aretha Franklin

120 HEY BARTENDER   Blues Bros

121 SLIPPERY WHEN  IT’S WET   The Commodores

122 SING A SIMPLE SONG   Sly & The Family Stone

123 HOUSE of ROCK    James Brown

124 GET DOWN TONIGHT KC & The Sunshine Band

125 LAND OF 1000 DANCES  Wilson Pickett

# Title

126-150

126  I FOUND A TRUE LOVE   Wilson Pickett

127 ALMOST      Blues Bros

128 SOUL VACCINATION  Tower of Power

129 I AIN'T GOT YOU       Blues Bros

130 MESSIN' WITH DA KID    Blues Bros

131 I'M A FOOL FOR YOU   Etta James

132 IT'S A MAN'S WORLD    James Brown

133 PROUD MARY     Ike & Tina Turner

134 HEATWAVE       The Funk Bros

135 GOOD ROCKING DADDY   Etta James

136 BRING IT ON HOME TO ME    Sam & Dave

137 TAKE ME HIGHER   Ike & Tina Turner

138 MUSTANG SALLY    Wilson Pickett

139  JUMPIN JACK FLASH    Aretha Franklin

140 ROCK ME BABY        Otis Redding

141 HARD TO HANDLE    Otis Redding

142 YOU SEND ME          Aretha Franklin

143 SWEET SOUL MUSIC  Arthur Conley

144 LIVING IN AMERICA  James Brown

145 SEX MACHINE           James Brown

146 WESTERN UNION MAN   Max Merritt & the Meteors

147 SHOW ME A MAN        Joe Tex

148 TAKE ME TO THE RIVER    Al Green / Mabon Hodges

149 MONEY WON'T CHANGE YOU  Aretha Franklin

150 FUNKY NASSAU  Blues Bros

# Title

151-180

151  TWENTY-FIVE MILES    Edwin Starr

152 THESE ARMS OF MINE     Otis Redding

153 RESCUE ME        Fontella Bass

154 UNCHAIN MY HEART   Ray Charles

155 MEMPHIS SOUL STEW   King Curtis

156 BAREFOOTIN'      Wilson Pickett

157 HIT THE ROAD JACK   Ray Charles

158 JAILHOUSE ROCK   Wilson Pickett

159 FLIP FLOP FLY    Blues Bros

160 AIN'T NO MT HIGH ENOUGH    The Funk Bros

161 FOXY LADY     Jimi Hendrix

162 THAT DRIVIN' BEAT   Willie Mitchell

163 GET UP OFFA THAT THING   James Brown

164 DOCK OF THE BAY     Otis Redding

165 GREEN BACK DOLLAR BILL  Ray Charles

166  DO YOU LOVE ME?   The Contours

167 HIGHER & HIGHER      Jackie Wilson

168 SHE'S SO GOOD TO ME   Wilson Pickett

169 LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL B.B.King

170 GIVIN IT UP FOR YOUR LOVE  Delbert McClinton

171 WHEN SOMETHING IS WRONG   Sam & Dave

172 YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE  Ray Charles

173 I CAN'T HELP MYSELF   Four Tops

174 REFLECTIONS OF    The Supremes

175 WALK AWAY RENEE   Four Tops

176 RICH KIND OF POVERTY  Sam & Dave

177 IT'S THE SAME OLD SONG  Four Tops

178 EVIL GAL BLUES   Aretha Franklin

179 GET FUNKY     Etta James

180 UPTIGHT     Stevie Wonder

# Title

181-210

181  GIVE IT UP     Marvin Gaye

182 I CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF YOUR LOVE  Barry White

183 GOOD TIMES  Aretha Franklin

184 HOW SWEET IT IS TO BE LOVED BY YOU                                                     

                                                                                                         Marvin Gaye

185 CAN'T TURN YOU LOOSE   Otis Redding/ Blues Bros

186 PRIDE AND JOY      Marvin Gaye

187 HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT   Aretha Franklin

188 GET OFF       Prince

189 BRICK YARD BLUES  Allen Toussaint/ Three Dog Night

190 SHOORAH SHOORAH  Betty Wright/ Teresa James

191 WOMAN      Etta James

192 DOWN IN THE VALLEY   Solomon Burke

193 WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN  Percy Sledge

194 RIVER DEEP MT HIGH   Ike & Tina Turner

195 AIN'T TOO PROUD TO BEG Temptations

196  TELL THE TRUTH    Etta James

197 SON OF A PREACHER MAN  Dusty Springfield

198 TRY A LITTLE TENDERNESS   Otis Redding

199 TRY - JUST A LITTLE BIT HARDER Janis Joplin

200 EVERYBODY NEEDS SOMEBODY Blues Bros

201     SAVE ME   Aretha Franklin

202 NIKI HOEKI   Aretha Franklin

203 SOUL      Tower of Power

204 IT TAKES TWO    Marvin Gaye/ Kim Weston

205 CELEBRATION    Kool & The Gang

206 FEELIN ALRIGHT   Jackson 5

207 FREEWAY OF LOVE   Aretha Franklin

208 991/2 WON'T DO       Wilson Pickett

209 IN THE BASEMENT  Etta James

210 SATISFACTION    Aretha Franklin

# Title

211-240

211    WHAT'S GOIN' ON?   Marvin Gaye

212    DROWN IN MY TEARS  Ray Charles

213    DIGGIN ON JAMES BROWN Tower of Power

214    YOU MADE ME SO VERY HAPPY BS & T

215    ROUGH LOVER  Aretha Franklin

216    SUPERFLY   Curtis Mayfield

217    GIMME SOME LOVIN     Blues Bros

218    LET'S STAY TOGETHER      Al Green

219    PUT THE WEIGHT ON ME   Aretha Franklin

220    WHAT IS HIP?     Tower of Power

221    MOCKING BIRD   Aretha Franklin

222    PAPA'S GOT A BRAND NEW BAG James Brown

223    AIN'T NOTHING LIKE THE REAL THING 

                                    Marvin GayeTammi Terelle

224    SOUL CHICKEN   Tina Turner

225    DON'T FIGHT IT   Ike & Tina Turner

226    IT'S YOUR THING   Isley Bros

227    TWISTIN THE NIGHT AWAY  Sam Cooke

228    SWEET HOME CHICAGO R.Johnson/Blues Bros

229    WHAT'D I SAY     Ray Charles

230    FA FA FA SONG   Otis Redding

231    WRAP IT UP    Sam & Dave

232    GROOVE ME   King Floyd

233    GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE Earth, Wind & Fire

234    LOVE THE ONE   Sam & Dave

235    GET NO SATISFACTION    Sam & Dave

236    WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME

         TOMORROW    The Shirelles

237    DANCE TO THE MUSIC    Sly & the Family Stone

238    SON OF HICKORY HOLLER'S TRAMP O C Smith

239    RIDE YOUR PONY  Betty Harris

240    GET YOUR FEET BACK ON THE

           GROUND  Tower of Power

# Title

241-270

241    I'VE BEEN LOVING YOU TOO LONG   Otis Redding

242    THE LETTER Joe Cocker

243    TRAMP   Otis Redding & Carla Thomas

244    HALLELUJAH, I LOVE YOU SO  Ray Charles

245    YOU REALLY GOT A HOLD ON ME    The Miracles

246    GO DOWN GAMBLING  BS & T

247    SIGNED SEALED DELIVERED   Stevie Wonder

248    THEM CHANGES  Buddy Miles

249    AM I THE SAME GIRL  Barbara Acklin

250    SECURITY      Etta James

251    HOW DO YOU STOP   James Brown

252    CAN I GET A WITNESS   Marvin Gaye

253    WAR     Edwin Starr

254    GOING TO A GO-GO Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

255   AIN’T THAT LOVIN YOU BABE  Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland

256    LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL Ray Charles

257    TOBACCO ROAD  John D Koudermilk

258    SPINNING WHEEL  BS & T

259    NINETY NINE POUNDS   Ann Peebles

260    MISS LADY    Buddy Miles

261    BOOGIE WONDERLAND Earth, Wind & Fire

262    IN ORBIT  Joy Lovejoy

263    LOVE MAN   Otis Redding

264    STREET LIFE   Randy Crawford

265    KEEP ME HANGING ON   The Supremes

266    GET BACK    Tina Turner

267    LUCRETIA MAC EVIL   BS&T

268    THINK  James Brown & Marva Whitney

269    NUTBUSH City Limits   Tina Turner

270    HEARD IT THROUGH THE VINE  Gladys Knight & Pips

# Title

271-310

271    KISS   Prince

272    ROAD RUNNER   Junior Walker

273    MY GUY   Mary Wells

274    SO VERY HARD TO GO   Tower of Power

275    FUNKY BROADWAY   Wilson Pickett

276    GOD BLESS THE CHILD   B. Holliday/ BS & T

277    BROWN SUGAR     Sam & Dave

278    VEHICLE    Ides of March

279    MORE AND MORE    BS & T

280    SHINE YOUR LOVE LIGHT ON ME  Blues Bros

281    I THANK YOU     Sam & Dave

282    KEEP YOUR MONSTER ON A LEASH Tower of Power

283    CAN'T CHANCE A BREAK UP Ike & Tina Turner

284    SWEET THING   Marvin Gaye

285    ALL RIGHT IN THE CITY   Kush

286    GET READY     The Temptations

287    YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU MEAN

          TO ME      Sam & Dave

288    HEY JUDE   Wilson Pickett

289   ABC123       Jackson 5

290    HUMMIN'    Sam & Dave

291    BORN UNDER A BAD SIGN  Albert King

292    YOU GONNA NEED ME  Tower of Power

293    DON'T CHANGE HORSES IN THE MIDDLE
          OF THE STREAM   Tower of Power

294    DOWN TO THE NIGHTCLUB  Tower of Power

295    SOMETHING YOU GOT   Wilson Pickett

296    EVERYBODY'S GOT TO BELIEVE
          IN SOMEBODY   Sam & Dave

297    FUNKY FEVER   Clarence Carter

298    I CAN'T GET NEXT TO YOU  The Temptations

299    EASY STREET   Kush

300    NEW ORLEANS  Blues Bros

301    MISSING YOU BABY   Aaron J Curtis/ (Arr.J Montesante)

302    SOUL SEARCHIN’ Montesante / Baylor /  Ploog

303    CANDY ROW   Max Merritt (Arr. J Montesante)\

304    MOVE  Wayman / Cowan /Montesante

305    SATURDAY NIGHT BOOGIE Linton-Smith / Montesante

306    QUENTIN    Duff / Montesante

307    WHAT THE HELL  Searle/  Ploog

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