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Evening at Pops; Americana Night With Marian Anderson

06/24/1974

Minor video dropouts during first 10:00 of tape. Quality improves after that and holds steady throughout remainder of tape.


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Americana Night With Marian Anderson
Program Number

601

Series Description

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

Some rousing tunes and thoughts for Independence Day with the New England Conservatory Chorus, plus a Pops medley of favorites. But the his point of the evening is Aaron Copland's Lincoln Portrait narrated by the Lady from Philadelphia, Marian Anderson.

Duration

00:59:09

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Performance for a Live Audience
Topics
Music
Creators
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Americana Night With Marian Anderson,” 06/24/1974, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_25E4C452995C4CE3A699537EBCDE9D36.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Americana Night With Marian Anderson.” 06/24/1974. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_25E4C452995C4CE3A699537EBCDE9D36>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Americana Night With Marian Anderson. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_25E4C452995C4CE3A699537EBCDE9D36
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