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Evening at Pops; Carmen De Lavalade


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Evening at Pops
Carmen De Lavalade
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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

A great dancer (she’s Mrs. Geoffrey Holder in private life) adds her interpretive skills to the Pops’ performances of the first movement from Ginastera’s Harp concerto and the “Venus” section of Gustav Holst’s The Planets. Elsewhere on the program: A Weber overture, an Enesco Rumanian Rhapsody, a medley of favorites from Lerner and Loewe’s Gigi, and Carole King’s big ht, “I Feel the Earth Move,” all conducted with brio.



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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Carmen De Lavalade,” 07/05/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 21, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_58CDA333AF5048E9B3FA11E1DF656151.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Carmen De Lavalade.” 07/05/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 21, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_58CDA333AF5048E9B3FA11E1DF656151>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Carmen De Lavalade. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_58CDA333AF5048E9B3FA11E1DF656151
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