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Evening at Pops; Eubie Blake

05/25/1973


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Series
Evening at Pops
Program
Eubie Blake
Program Number

412

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

The 90 year old pianist/composer wastes no time, immediately setting a fast pace with "Charleston Rag". To his wife, who sits in the Symphony Hall audience, he sings his "As Long As You Live You're Gonna Be My Baby" the launches into selections from Shuffle Along, including "I'm Just Wild About Harry." Finally it's his "Memories of You".

Duration

00:72:00

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; Eubie Blake,” 05/25/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDAEF41EB72A45418198361B0ADF2ADD.
MLA: “Evening at Pops; Eubie Blake.” 05/25/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDAEF41EB72A45418198361B0ADF2ADD>.
APA: Evening at Pops; Eubie Blake. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDAEF41EB72A45418198361B0ADF2ADD
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