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  • (08/06/15) Keith Lockhart, right, and Sheldon Mirowitz during a visit to a silent film class during a screening of the film Nosferatu. Photo by Michael Spencer-Feldman

    Interview With The Vampire: Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart talks Nosferatu and crashing a wedding with David Lee Roth

    While there are a bevy of haunting happenings to take part in this holiday weekend, few are as inventively interesting as Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror, a collaboration between the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and Berklee College of Music, taking place Friday night at Boston Symphony Hall. The classic 1922 F.W. Murnau German silent film is notorious for a number of things, one of them being the fact that the original score, composed by Hans Erdmann, has for the most part been lost. […]

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  • (08/06/15) Keith Lockhart, right, and Sheldon Mirowitz during a visit to a silent film class during a screening of the film Nosferatu. Photo by Michael Spencer-Feldman

    Boston Pops, Berklee students scare up a symphony of horror

    “Nosferatu” comes alive What’s the scariest movie score? John Williams’ relentless “Jaws” theme? Mike Oldfield’s haunting “Tubular Bells” used in “The Exorcist”? How about the music from “Nosferatu”? If you can’t recall “Nosferatu’s” score, that’s because the silent film’s music was lost decades ago. But Berklee College of Music and the Boston Pops have teamed to present F. W. Murnau’s 1922 vampire epic with a new score. On Oct. 30 at Symphony Hall, Pops conductor Keith Lockhart will lead the […]

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

    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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  • Lockhart pops into Lynn Auditorium

    Lockhart pops into Lynn Auditorium

    Read the full article at itemlive.com North Shore Community College and Keith Lockhart have something in common, and it is a happy confluence of these events that will bring the Boston Pops conductor to the Lynn Auditorium next month. Both are celebrating milestone anniversaries. North Shore is observing its 50th this year, and Lockhart is marking his 20th as conductor of the Pops. “I’m not a big anniversary person,” Lockhart said. “I don’t even like to celebrate birthdays. But everyone […]

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  • Vienna to Host ‘Hollywood in Vienna’ Gala, Oct. 16 – Brian McKnight, Keith Lockhart, Richard Bellis and More!

    Vienna to Host ‘Hollywood in Vienna’ Gala, Oct. 16 – Brian McKnight, Keith Lockhart, Richard Bellis and More!

    Read the full article at broadwayworld.com Vienna, the music capital of the world, will once again be in the spotlight with the Hollywood in Vienna gala, taking place at the historic Vienna Concert Hall on October 16, 2015. Many Hollywood & Broadway Stars will attend and perform at the red-carpet event. Apart from Oscar-nominated and Grammy-winning Guest of Honor James Newton Howard (“The Hunger Games”, “Maleficent”, ‘The Dark Knight”), Hollywood in Vienna is excited to welcome composer Richard Bell  (Stephen King‘s “IT”) […]

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  • Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra Lights up Hyannis Village Green During Annual Concert

    Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra Lights up Hyannis Village Green During Annual Concert

    Read the full article at capecod.com Maestro Keith Lockhart led the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra in a crowd-pleasing performance Sunday night at the 30th Annual Pops By the Sea Concert on the Hyannis Village Green. The show included favorites that have become part of the three-decade summer tradition, including songs from Oklahoma and Richard Rodgers Waltzes. After the opening number, Lockhart greeted the crowd with a reference to the unseasonably cool weather that settled over Cape Cod during the day. “On […]

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  • Lockhart Gives Back To Brevard Music Center

    Lockhart Gives Back To Brevard Music Center

    Read the full article at transylvaniatimes.com Keith Lockhart is best known as conductor of the world famous Boston Pops, but Brevard and the Brevard Music Center hold a special place in Lockhart’s life. His grandfather was a professor at Brevard College and Lockhart used to visit his grandparents at their home on Franklin Street during the summer. “I grew up spending big chunks of my summers here even though I wasn’t at the music center,” said Lockhart. That local connection led to […]

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  • August 22, Keith Lockhart Conducts John Williams’ Film Night at Tanglewood!

    August 22, Keith Lockhart Conducts John Williams’ Film Night at Tanglewood!

    John Williams’ Film Night, one of the most eagerly-anticipated evenings of the Tanglewood Season, takes place on Saturday, August 22. Conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops will be joined by guest conductor David Newman for what has become one of the signature events of the Tanglewood season. For tickets and more information please visit tanglewood.org.

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  • West End Stars to Convene for THE OLIVIERS IN CONCERT, January 25

    West End Stars to Convene for THE OLIVIERS IN CONCERT, January 25

    Read the article at broadwayworld.com. Marking the start of the 40th Anniversary celebrations of The Olivier Awards in 2016, Society of London Theatrehas today announced The Oliviers In Concert. The special concert, in partnership with BBC Radio 3 and the BBC Concert Orchestra, will take place on Monday 25 January 2016 at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall. The evening will feature a host of West End stars performing a selection of songs from celebrated stage musicals. The concert will also […]

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  • ‘Idol”s Stevens to sing at Pops by the Sea

    ‘Idol”s Stevens to sing at Pops by the Sea

    Read the full article at blogs.capecodonline.com “American Idol” finalist John Stevens will sing with the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra Aug. 9 as part of the 30th Annual Citizens Bank Pops by the Sea concert. More information on the show and tickets: popsbythesea.org or 508-362-0066. Proceeds support arts groups on Cape Cod. Read the full article at blogs.capecodonline.com

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