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Evening at Pops; Randy Newman And Leila Josefowicz

Approximate date: 1991

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Evening at Pops
Randy Newman And Leila Josefowicz
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Taped shows of the Boston Pops. First telecast on WGBH in June 1957; Arthur Fiedler conducting at MIT Kresge Auditorium. Premiered nationally July 5, 1970, performances at Symphony Hall. Series release date: 1970

Program Description

Randy Newman's urbane style melds with the Boston Pops in melodies ranging from ironic social commentaries to bittersweet love songs. Newman conducts his film score for "Avalon" and performs "I Love to See You Smile" and "Short People." Thirteen-year-old violin virtuoso Leila Josefowicz performs the rondo from Pagnini's" Violin Concerto #2," and "Praeludium and Allegro" by Kreisler.

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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Randy Newman And Leila Josefowicz,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_13C2805BAB2B4D5F8F5E3EA1A8317DB4.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Randy Newman And Leila Josefowicz.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_13C2805BAB2B4D5F8F5E3EA1A8317DB4>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Randy Newman And Leila Josefowicz. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_13C2805BAB2B4D5F8F5E3EA1A8317DB4
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