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  1. Andy Karl, Laura Osnes, Ali Ewoldt & More Will Perform on the Town...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Broadway goes to Boston this summer! The Boston Pops has just announced its spring season, May 9-June 16, under the direction of Keith Lockhart , celebrating the centennial of Leonard Bernstein , one of the greatest international musical figures of the last century. The Boston Pops 2018 season celebration spotlights Leonard Bernstein 's singular contributions as a multifaceted composer for orchestra, Broadway, and film, with concert performances of West Side Story , and a semi-staged performance of On The Town , both with star Broadway casts, along with a series of five Leonard Bernstein Centennial Tribute concerts featuring classic selections from Bernstein's scores to Candide, Fancy Free, Wonderful Town, and On the Waterfront .

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  2. Rays of sunshine from Bernstein and Grammer in Pops season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Boston.com

    At Symphony Hall Wednesday night, Keith Lockhart variously referred to Leonard Bernstein as America's most influential classical composer and "the best spokesman and advocate that 20th-century classical music has ever had." That would be justification enough to devote the 2018 Boston Pops spring season to a celebration of the centenary of his birth.

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  3. Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart Previews Spring SeasonThe Boston ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | WGBH

    The Boston Pops are back with their spring lineup, and this season has a little something for everyone, from Leslie Odom, Jr. of Hamilton and jazz fame, to multi-platinum pop artist Andy Grammer, who will be the special guest at tomorrow's opening night performance. Leslie Odom, Jr. will join the show in June.

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  4. BWW TV: The Stereo Hideout Orchestra Brings 'Brahms v....Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Kings Theatre, in association with the Catskill Jazz Factory and WQXR, will play host to a must-see musical event: The Stereo Hideout Orchestra, led by virtuoso composer, conductor, producer, and arranger Steve Hackman, will marry the likes of two seemingly disparate entities, Brahms's 1st Symphony and Radiohead's OK Computer, through the good graces of a 55-piece orchestral sprawl, three guest vocalists Will Post, Andrew Lipke and Kren Tayr, and a ton of ambition. Stereo Hideout: Brooklyn Brahms v.

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  5. Andy Grammer shifts from pop to the Pops with easeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | Boston.com

    Best known for chipper radio hits "Keep Your Head Up" and "Fine by Me," pop singer Andy Grammer is aligning himself with a full-fledged, classically trained orchestra Wednesday, opening the Boston Pops' spring season with a performance at Symphony Hall. This isn't Grammer's first collaboration with the venerated orchestra, now in its 134th season - he celebrated the Fourth of July with them last year, lending his musical chops to the Pops' annual Fireworks Spectacular on the Esplanade.

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  6. The Midtown Men Coming To Town April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    ... 700 concerts in North America, Europe and China, and have headlined alongside over 30 symphonies including The Boston Pops and The National Symphony, the release adds. Featuring stories and songs, their acclaimed concert features classic tunes ...

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  7. Don't miss out on Wellesley HS Junior Auction, April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | The Swellesley Report

    ... Boston-themed live and silent auction packages including Red Sox tickets, Celtics tickets, an Evening at The Boston Pops, a WGBH Studio Tour, and a Day in the Kitchen at Island Creek Oyster Bar with Chef Jeremy Sewall, who is a Class of 2019 parent. ...

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  8. Toby Keith on Dan Rather, hip-hop country and being loved for the wrong reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    ... directions with that, so I paused for five seconds; I wanted to make sure of my answer. And he goes, "The Boston Pops play all patriotic songs on the Fourth of July, and people pay to get in to see that, don't they?" And I go, "Oh yeah, Dan - that's ...

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  9. WHS Junior Auction bringing Boston to WellesleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | The Swellesley Report

    Class of 2019 Officers : Avery Mohan, Matt McKenna, Brandon Voci, and Cam MacKinnon with Wellesley resident Lynne Smith , the Fenway Hat Lady Boston landmarks, from Fenway Park to the Boston Pops, will be the theme for this year's Junior Class Auction , the biggest fundraiser of the year for the WHS Class of 2019. The food-and-fun event, open to all members of the community, takes place on April 7 at 7pm at Wellesley High.

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  10. The Midtown Men Come to the WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... US, Canada and in Beijing, performing over 700 shows and singing with 31 major symphony orchestras including The Boston Pops and The National Symphony. They've delighted television audiences on The Today Show, Good Morning America, Access Hollywood ...

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  11. SideTrack: Sutton Foster, Andy Grammar, Leslie Odom Jr. and more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Boston Herald

    HAVE A POP AT SPRING: The Boston Pops is gearing up for spring, having just released its star-studded schedule for the upcoming season.

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  12. Boston Pops Announce Spring 2018 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... resulting in a legacy that is sure to inspire music lovers far and wide for countless generations to come. The Boston Pops has an especially proud association with Leonard Bernstein , as he made his professional orchestra conducting debut leading ...

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  13. A salute to Leonard Bernstein highlights Pops' varied spring seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Boston.com

    A centennial celebration of legendary American composer Leonard Bernstein, a classic-rock concert headlined by an acclaimed English tenor, a star-studded bricolage of Broadway hits, and the third Pops appearance of "Hamilton" star Leslie Odom Jr. - all of these and more are in store for the spring 2018 Boston Pops season. "It's come out to be a very wide variety of musical expressions," says conductor Keith Lockhart of the upcoming slate, announced Thursday.

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  14. Cellist William Rounds to Perform Omaramor in 'Pairs: A Program Of Duos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... heard combinations make this a most compelling program. USM faculty cellist William Rounds is a member of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and the Portland Symphony Orchestra. He plays frequently as an extra with the Boston Symphony and performs ...

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  15. Classical: Swedish orchestra performs all-Beethoven program at Zoellner Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | The Morning Call

    ... Concerto No. 1. She's appeared as soloist with major orchestras across North America and Europe, including the Boston Pops, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Istanbul State Symphony Orchestra, the Tokyo Philharmonic, the Tokyo Symphony and many ...

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  16. William Rounds, Cello, Presents Pairs: A Program Of DuosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... heard combinations make this a most compelling program. USM faculty cellist William Rounds is a member of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and the Portland Symphony Orchestra. He plays frequently as an extra with the Boston Symphony and performs ...

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  17. 2018 Tanglewood Season Tickets Go On Sale This Sunday, 1/28Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 9, and music by Mozart, Haydn, and Sibelius. FRIDAY, JUNE 15 - ROGER DALTREY PERFORMS THE WHO'S TOMMY WITH THE BOSTON POPS Roger Daltrey, the legendary founder and lead singer of The Who, will perform the group's iconic rock opera TOMMY, with the ...

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  18. ISU presents The Midtown MenRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2018 | Morning News

    ... more than 650 concerts in North America and China, and headlined alongside more than 30 symphonies including The Boston Pops and The National Symphony. Featuring stories and songs, their acclaimed concerts feature classic songs originated by The ...

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  19. Top of the townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... filling up fast. A $100 deposit is required at the time reservations are made. Final payment is due April 1. The Boston Pops 4th of July and Salem trip will take place July 2 to 5. The price includes transportation and baggage handling (one bag per ...

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  20. The Weekender: Bosstones, cartoons, and New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Hirsh sharply observes, "When it comes to Boston music, the Dropkick Murphys own Saint Patrick's Day and the Boston Pops own the Fourth of July. And the end of the year? That belongs to the Mighty Mighty Bosstones." The party rolls through Friday ...

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