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Concertmaster Siri Smedvig on Saint-Saëns

by Siri Smedvig “I am looking forward to this weekend’s Pops concerts. It is very exciting to be performing the Saint-Saëns’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso with the orchestra. It is a wonderful work for violin! It has a little of

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Maureen McMullan, guest vocalist at Pops

Maureen McMullan is a well-known jazz singer and champion of Scottish folk song. She’s also a songwriter, arranger and educator. She is Assistant Chair of the Voice Dept. at Berklee and Artist-in-Residence for the National Trust for Scotland Foundation USA.

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Pops vocalist Maureen McMullan

Maureen is a lyric soprano and jazz vocalist. Born in Scotland, she has a long list of performance highlights, including the Boston Pops, WGBH’s Celtic Sojourn, Montreux Jazz Festival, and many more. She is also an accomplished businesswoman with an

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Susan Jackson plays Chaminade

Susan Jackson has been principal flutist in the Concord Orchestra for many years. We’re excited to have her play one of her favorite solo pieces on Pops this year. Here are her notes: French composer and pianist Cecile Chaminade (1857-1944),

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Jeff Korn Comes Back to Pops

You may have heard Jeff Korn’s warm, rich baritone and his dashing Rumanian-style violin at Pops a few years ago. He’s back again to entertain us in a big way! Get your tickets to hear him at Pops May 15,

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