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Evening at Pops; Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen

#1905 Tribute to Stanley Donen


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen
Program Number

1905

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

Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen" -- Boston Pops laureate conductor John Williams is joined by filmmaker Stanley Donen for an orchestral celebration of Donen's Hollywood musicals, highlighted by film clips from Royal Wedding, Deep in My Heart and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. The program also salutes Donen's work with the late Gene Kelly. In addition, Williams conducts "Summon the Heroes," his 1996 Summer Olympics theme.

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; Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2C75C313C614C2FB77C44EE81B589F7.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2C75C313C614C2FB77C44EE81B589F7>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Laureate Conductor John Williams and Stanley Donen. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2C75C313C614C2FB77C44EE81B589F7
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