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Evening at Pops; Ella Fitzgerald (1976)


Ella Fitzgerald performs a Duke Ellington medley and songs by Gershwin and Porter. Herb Pomeroy is featured on trumpet.

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Evening at Pops
Ella Fitzgerald (1976)
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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

Boston Pops Orchestra and Ella Fitzgerald perform: Sousa: Free Lance, March Loesser/Mason: Selections form Guys and Dolls Gershwin: Thou Swell Gershwin: Our Love is Here to Stay Ellington: Ellington Tunes Porter: Cole Porter Medley Gershwin: S'Wonderful Porter: Why Can't You Behave Gershwin: My Ship Tozol/Ellington/Mills: Caravan

Recorded 5/25/1976



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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Ella Fitzgerald (1976),” 06/29/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D3660A85730A4D8BA0BF3A4C0C2246D1.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Ella Fitzgerald (1976).” 06/29/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D3660A85730A4D8BA0BF3A4C0C2246D1>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Ella Fitzgerald (1976). Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D3660A85730A4D8BA0BF3A4C0C2246D1
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