• Disney Music Hits Royal Albert Hall

    Disney Music Hits Royal Albert Hall

    Alan Menken and the cast of Aladdin will appear in Disney’s Broadway Hits in October whatsonstage.com A Disney concert which celebrates 20 years of musical productions will receive its European premiere at the Royal Albert Hall in October. Disney’s Broadway Hits will feature songs from shows including The Lion King, The Little Mermaid and Mary Poppins. The line up for the event includes the West End cast of Aladdin, as well as the show’s composer and Oscar winner Alan Menken. […]

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  • Brevard Music Center opens 80th season with a swing

    Brevard Music Center opens 80th season with a swing

    Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, performing the concerto in Brevard on Friday (June 24), said that many a classical pianist has struggled with Gershwin’s jazz-inspired work.

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  • Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas To Perform At Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular On CBS

    Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas To Perform At Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular On CBS

    Multi-talented superstars Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas will perform on the BOSTON POPS FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR, a two-hour entertainment special to be broadcast live from the Charles River Esplanade in Boston, Monday, July 4 (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

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  • VIDEO: Watch a video of MacFarlane singing “Fabulous Places:”

    Seth MacFarlane — creator of the “Family Guy” cartoon and “Ted,” both of which feature spectacularly raunchy humor — can also hold his own singing the Great American Songbook. McFarlane performed with the Boston Pops at Symphony Hall on Friday night to open the season, singing tunes from his Grammy-nominated album “No One Ever Tells You.” He will also appear with the orchestra at Tanglewood on July 10.

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Seth MacFarlane, soloist Boston Pops Opening night at Symphony Hall in Boston Friday, May 6, 2016. (Photo by Winslow Townson)

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Seth MacFarlane, soloist

    Boston Pops delight with eclectic opener

    You know it’s a special kind of evening when Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart cracks jokes and Seth MacFarlane makes music. And when the rafters of Symphony Hall are filled with the majestic strains of Led Zeppelin.

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  • Keith Lockhart walked down a familiar road in Hong Kong

    Keith Lockhart walked down a familiar road in Hong Kong

    Keith Lockhart walked down a familiar road in Hong Kong after his performance with Time for Three and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra last month. Perhaps we’ll get to see some of these disco dance moves during the “Classic Rock from the Beatles to Led Zeppelin” concerts on Tuesday, May 10 and Wednesday, May 11?

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  • 2016 Spring Pops Season – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

    2016 Spring Pops Season – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

    The 2016 Seasion includes film scores of the silver screen, ballads from Broadway and the great American Songbook, classic rock anthems, and a Gospel Night spectacular, along with an impressive lineup of Boston Pops debuts, new programs that spotlight the best of the worlds of dance and puppetry, and the return of last year’s audience favorite, Pops On Demand: You Choose the Tunes.

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  • How to train like the Pops

    How to train like the Pops

    The Boston Pops are sharing how they prepare for their busiest season of the year, the holidays. The grueling schedule at times calls for three shows a day. Considering the endurance and precision required, making music is truly a physical feat for the beloved orchestra. Maestro Keith Lockhart compares it to being part of a major league baseball team. Read more

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  • First Time Ever: Joint Interview With Andris Nelsons & Keith Lockhart

    Read the article at wgbhnews.org. Two of the greatest artists in this city, usually thought of as soloists but appearing tonight, for the first time ever in an interview as a duo. Andris Nelsons (@andris_nelsons) hails from Riva, Latvia, and after one year as the music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, he recently extended that contract through the year 2022.  And Keith Lockhart (@KeithLockhart) is celebrating a 20th anniversary at the helm of The Boston Pops.  Nelsons and Lockhart joked about Nelsons’ new role, as […]

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  • Keith’s Classical Corner | 99.5 WGBH

    Keith’s Classical Corner | 99.5 WGBH

    Each Wednesday morning at 8:30, join conductor Keith Lockhart and Classical New England’s Laura Carlo for Keith’s Classical Corner. Keith goes behind the music with stories about the composers and performers that enliven your mornings.

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