WGBH Openvault

Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand

PBS Encore Showing


License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand
Program Number

1503

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

Singer Tony Bennett joins pianist/composer Michel Legrand (Oscar Award-winning "Summer of '42" and "The Windfalls of Your Mind") for an evening of lush ballads. Bennett performs a medley of his hits, including "When Joanna loved me" and "I Left My Heart in San Francisco." Legrand's "I Will Wait for You" is featured, along with his "Yentl Suite for Piano and Orchestra." The two stylists join for Legrand's famous "How Do You Keep the Music Playing?"

Duration

00:66:00

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; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DE4EA24E09A4420E86B868705CF27445.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DE4EA24E09A4420E86B868705CF27445>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DE4EA24E09A4420E86B868705CF27445
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.