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Evening at Pops; Itzhak Perlman And Peter Schickele

06/15/1995

Evening at Pops 1995 ( rerun ?)


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Itzhak Perlman And Peter Schickele
Program Number

1701R

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 recreates the emotion of Oscar night when celebrated violinist Itzhak Perlman and conductor/composer John Williams reunite to perform selections from their Academy Award-winning collaboration on the film score for "Schindler's List." The evening also brings some lighthearted entertainment as the versatile Perlman hosts and reads "Sneaky Pete and the Wolf," the clever new narration by musical parodist Peter Schickele based on the classic "Peter and the Wolf." Schickele, whose abilities as a violinist have managed to escape public notice, takes the stage with Perlman for the television premiere of a "memorable" double violin concerto.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Performance for a Live Audience
Topics
Music
Creators
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Itzhak Perlman And Peter Schickele,” 06/15/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CF600858EE164BBA9CE2D0108A3B0D2F.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Itzhak Perlman And Peter Schickele.” 06/15/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CF600858EE164BBA9CE2D0108A3B0D2F>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Itzhak Perlman And Peter Schickele. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CF600858EE164BBA9CE2D0108A3B0D2F
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