Evening at Pops; Tribute To The Music Of George Gershwin, A
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- Evening at Pops
- Tribute To The Music Of George Gershwin, A
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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
This program features musical selections from Gershwin's Broadway, classical and jazz compositions. Marcus Roberts performs the "I Got Rhythm" variations followed by excerpts from the Broadway hit "Crazy For You" with stars Karen Ziemba and James Brennan. After the John Pizzarelli Trio plays "Fascinatin' Rhythm" and "Our Love Is Here To Stay," the program concludes with selections from "Porgy and Bess," featuring guest vocalist Marquita Lister, Willard White and Damon Evans, with the Tangelwood Festival Chorus , John Oliver, conductor.
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- Performance for a Live Audience
- Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Tribute To The Music Of George Gershwin, A,” 06/15/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 24, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BB99F0838084BBEBCDAF748198A24AB.
- MLA: “Evening at Pops; Tribute To The Music Of George Gershwin, A.” 06/15/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 24, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BB99F0838084BBEBCDAF748198A24AB>.
- APA: Evening at Pops; Tribute To The Music Of George Gershwin, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BB99F0838084BBEBCDAF748198A24AB