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Evening at Pops; Salute To The Music Of John Williams , A

06/25/1990


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Salute To The Music Of John Williams , A
Program Number

1302

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 special Evening At Pops celebrates the music of Pops conductor John Williams. Director Steven Spielberg introduces a tribute to the music of Williams and the Pops Orchestra performs themes from Spielberg's movies, including "Raiders of the Lost Ark", "Jaws", "Close Encounters...", and "ET". Special guest Maureen McGovern sings a Gershwin tribute and "Can you Read My Mind?"

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; Salute To The Music Of John Williams , A,” 06/25/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2FD68301D0649FCB53616E917401A86.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Salute To The Music Of John Williams , A.” 06/25/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2FD68301D0649FCB53616E917401A86>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Salute To The Music Of John Williams , A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F2FD68301D0649FCB53616E917401A86
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