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Evening at Pops; Charlie Byrd


Dubbed from 2" master (A2-04315). Original date 7/14/72

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Evening at Pops
Charlie Byrd
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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

In studio performance by Charlie Byrd

Directed by William Cosel.

Series description from press release of the time: "Jazz is a live half-hour weekly program featuring musical jazz stars of local, national and international fame. Host for the series is Herb Pomeroy, a Boston resident, who is an outstanding jazz musician, composer, and teacher. Jazz is a performance show with little talk and an emphasis on good jazz for your musical enjoyment." First program in the series aired on Friday, January 8, 1965.



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Broadcast program

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Performance for a Live Audience
Dangel, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Evening at Pops; Charlie Byrd,” 07/14/1972, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F98D94DF8FC84C7FB2EAAA6BB6E0570C.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Charlie Byrd.” 07/14/1972. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F98D94DF8FC84C7FB2EAAA6BB6E0570C>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Charlie Byrd. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F98D94DF8FC84C7FB2EAAA6BB6E0570C
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