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Evening at Pops; John Williams Show


Christopher Parkening , Josh Groban , Lara Fabian

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Evening at Pops
John Williams Show
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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

Laureate conductor John Williams returns to EVENING AT POPS to showcase his Academy Award® nominated scores from Harry Potter and AI: Artificial Intelligence as well as “Call of the Champions” from this year’s Winter Olympic Games. Also straight from Salt Lake, Olympic performer/pop vocalist Josh Groban and singer/songwriter Lara Fabian team up to perform the title track from AI “For Always.” Celebrated classical guitarist Christopher Parkening rounds out the evening with “The Days Between” from Williams’ score to Stepmom. Tune in for a fabulous evening of entertainment with the most celebrated film composer of our time.

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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; John Williams Show,” 06/15/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6931CCCCFD1442E7BBF2F1849B1F198B.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; John Williams Show.” 06/15/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6931CCCCFD1442E7BBF2F1849B1F198B>.
APA: Evening at Pops; John Williams Show. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6931CCCCFD1442E7BBF2F1849B1F198B
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