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    BOSTON POPS American Icons Featuring Ellis Hall

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    June 3, 2011


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    BOSTON POPS American Icons Featuring Ellis Hall

    Great American songs would be nothing without the iconic artists who perform them. This series of concerts pays tribute to some of these American icons. The June 3 and 4 concerts celebrate the sounds of Motown's biggest hits with Ellis Hall, viruoso multi-instrumentalist and former lead singer of the R&B, funk/soul band Tower of Power, and include pieces of George Gershwin and Duke Ellington, and a performance by Pops cellist Mihail...

    Great American songs would be nothing without the iconic artists who perform them. This series of concerts pays tribute to some of these American icons. The June 3 and 4 concerts celebrate the sounds of Motown's biggest hits with Ellis Hall, viruoso multi-instrumentalist and former lead singer of the R&B, funk/soul band Tower of Power, and include pieces of George Gershwin and Duke Ellington, and a performance by Pops cellist Mihail Jojatu.

    PROGRAM:
    SOUSA
    Hands Across the Sea March

    CHADWICK
    Jubilee from Symphonic Sketches

    GERSHWIN Arr. Sebesky
    Perlude No. 1

    COPLAND
    Buckaroo Holiday, from Rodeo

    GULDA
    Concerto for Cello and Wind Orchestra

    PRESENTING ELLIS HALL TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF RAY CHARLES, TOWER OF POWER, & MOTOWN'S GREATEST HITS
    Selections to be announced from the stage


    Symphony Hall

    301 Massachusetts Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    $21.00 - $91.00


    General Day and Time Info:

    8pm



    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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