Celebrating many of America’s greatest musical traditions, the Boston Pops Spring Schedule kicks off with a gala opening night performance, featuring Tony Award winning vocalist Bernadette Peters, on May 9, 2012. The Visions of America season will also feature photo-journalist Joseph Sohm’s extraordinary images from all 50 states, accompanied by the Boston Pops, running throughout the season on select dates.
During the Boston Pops Spring Schedule, an exciting list of talents will pay tribute to a wide range of American musical genres, including:
Bernadette Peters – May 9 – Opening Night
Keith Lockhart – May 10-12 – Gershwin Spectacular
A Barbra Streisand Songbook – May 15-16 – w/special guest Ann Hampton Callaway
City of Champions – May 23-25 – Surprise cameos by local sports celebrities
Steve Martin – May 29-30 – his Boston Pops debut w/The Steep Canyon Rangers
John Williams – June 1-2 – Film Night, featuring music from cinematic masterpieces
A Tribute to Cole Porter – June 5, 6 & 8
Gospel Night at Pops – June 9 – Celebrating 20 Years
The Wild West – June 12 – Presenting unforgettable frontier music
Visions of America – May 22, June 14-16 – featuring vocalist Pattie Austin
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