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Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand

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Evening at Pops
Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand
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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

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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?"



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Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DE4EA24E09A4420E86B868705CF27445.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Tony Bennett And Michel Legrand.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 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
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