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Evening at Pops; Jason Alexander And Airto Moreira

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Evening at Pops
Jason Alexander And Airto Moreira
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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

Jason Alexander, the irrepressible TV star and veteran Broadway performer, offers up a not-to-be-missed one-man variety show. Jazz percussionist Airto Moreira rounds out the evening with arresting excerpts from composer Pat Hollenbeck's "Pela a Floresta," an original piece commissioned by the Boston Pops Orchestra. Keith Lockhart conducts.

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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Jason Alexander And Airto Moreira,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 2, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2CECFB4754524B108E4B07CBF53A6C5C.
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APA: Evening at Pops; Jason Alexander And Airto Moreira. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2CECFB4754524B108E4B07CBF53A6C5C
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