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Evening at Pops; Roberta Flack


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Evening at Pops
Roberta Flack
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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

Roberta Flack and the Boston Pops Orchestra perform:

Gounod: Cortege (The Queen of Sheba) Rossini: Overture to The Barber of Seville De Falla: Ritual Fire Dance Ashford/Simpson: Ain't No Mountain High Enough Dylan: Just Like A Woman MacColl: The First Time... (a capella) Mitchell/Green/Jackson: Let's Stay Together Davis: I Believe in Music Kern: Selections from Showboat Weill-Mason: Mack the Knife

Recorded 5/16/1972



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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Roberta Flack,” 02/08/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84E92203F459442685D4F3F4C2C669D0.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Roberta Flack.” 02/08/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84E92203F459442685D4F3F4C2C669D0>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Roberta Flack. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_84E92203F459442685D4F3F4C2C669D0
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