2016/2017 Robbins Pops

2016/2017

Join us for toe-tapping, memory-filled evenings of your favourite music.

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Total events: 14

Singers & Songwriters: Michael Cavanaugh

FRI, SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
The best singer/songwriters in pop music had more than great tunes and clever hooks – they had a story to tell. Join Bill Eddins and Michael Cavanaugh, star of Broadway’s Movin’ Out: Salute to Billy Joel for a memorable night of all the classics, from the Beatles to Bob Seger to Simon & Garfunkel.

Singers & Songwriters: Michael Cavanaugh

SAT, SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
The best singer/songwriters in pop music had more than great tunes and clever hooks – they had a story to tell. Join Bill Eddins and Michael Cavanaugh, star of Broadway’s Movin’ Out: Salute to Billy Joel for a memorable night of all the classics, from the Beatles to Bob Seger to Simon & Garfunkel.

The Doo Wop Project

FRI, NOVEMBER 4, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
The Doo Wop Project follows the evolution of Doo Wop from five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today. Audiences will journey from classic groups like the Crests, Belmonts, and Flamingos, through some of the artists they influenced like Smokey Robinson, the Temptations, and the Four Seasons, and all the way to Michael Jackson, Jason Mraz, and Amy Winehouse.

The Doo Wop Project

SAT, NOVEMBER 5, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
The Doo Wop Project follows the evolution of Doo Wop from five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today. Audiences will journey from classic groups like the Crests, Belmonts, and Flamingos, through some of the artists they influenced like Smokey Robinson, the Temptations, and the Four Seasons, and all the way to Michael Jackson, Jason Mraz, and Amy Winehouse.

We Wish You A Merry Christmas

FRI, DECEMBER 16, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Good friends and great music are the perfect way to get you in the holiday mood and the ESO features both at this special Christmas concert. Audiences will welcome back several favourites: Bob Bernhardt on the podium and Canadian chanteuse Carol Welsman to “make your spirits bright” with timeless holiday fare and an audience singalong.

We Wish You A Merry Christmas

SAT, DECEMBER 17, 2016 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Good friends and great music are the perfect way to get you in the holiday mood and the ESO features both at this special Christmas concert. Audiences will welcome back several favourites: Bob Bernhardt on the podium and Canadian chanteuse Carol Welsman to “make your spirits bright” with timeless holiday fare and an audience singalong.

Hollywood in Outer Space

FRI, JANUARY 20, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Boldly go where no one has gone before with some of the greatest movie scores ever written. The Edmonton Symphony will celebrate all things out of this world, performing excerpts from blockbusters such as the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises, The Rocketeer, Planet of the Apes, Alien, and Cocoon.

Hollywood in Outer Space

SAT, JANUARY 21, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Boldly go where no one has gone before with some of the greatest movie scores ever written. The Edmonton Symphony will celebrate all things out of this world, performing excerpts from blockbusters such as the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises, The Rocketeer, Planet of the Apes, Alien, and Cocoon.

Rock Icons

FRI, MARCH 3, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Rock music has dominated the charts for over half a century and yielded some of the finest songs of all time. Three huge vocal talents – from the worlds of rock, country, and Broadway – collide in a powerful symphonic take on rock hits by the Doobie Brothers, Journey, The Beatles, Chicago, Coldplay, Sting, Queen, Yes, Crosby Stills & Nash, and more. From the 60s to today, “Listen to the Music”!

Rock Icons

SAT, MARCH 4, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Rock music has dominated the charts for over half a century and yielded some of the finest songs of all time. Three huge vocal talents – from the worlds of rock, country, and Broadway – collide in a powerful symphonic take on rock hits by the Doobie Brothers, Journey, The Beatles, Chicago, Coldplay, Sting, Queen, Yes, Crosby Stills & Nash, and more. From the 60s to today, “Listen to the Music”!

A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch: One Singular Sensation

FRI, APRIL 28, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Marvin Hamlish had an unparalleled musical career, winning three Oscars®, four Grammys, four Emmys, a Tony, three Golden Globes – oh yes, and a Pulitzer! From his greatest popular hit The Way We Were to his record-breaking turn with A Chorus Line, Marvin Hamlisch quite literally did it all. Jack Everly honours this musical legend – a man who truly was “One Singular Sensation.”

A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch: One Singular Sensation

SAT, APRIL 29, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Marvin Hamlish had an unparalleled musical career, winning three Oscars®, four Grammys, four Emmys, a Tony, three Golden Globes – oh yes, and a Pulitzer! From his greatest popular hit The Way We Were to his record-breaking turn with A Chorus Line, Marvin Hamlisch quite literally did it all. Jack Everly honours this musical legend – a man who truly was “One Singular Sensation.”

The Best Is Yet to Come: Sinatra and Beyond

FRI, JUNE 2, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Frank Sinatra could change an ordinary song into a classic and a great song into a moment etched indelibly in your memory. Steven Reineke conducts this tribute to the Chairman of the Board with songs such as “New York, New York,” “The Lady is a Tramp,” “The Best Is Yet to Come,” “Night and Day,” “I’ve Got You (Under My Skin),” “My Way,” and many more.

The Best Is Yet to Come: Sinatra and Beyond

SAT, JUNE 3, 2017 AT 8:00PM
Enmax Hall, Winspear Centre

Robbins Pops
Frank Sinatra could change an ordinary song into a classic and a great song into a moment etched indelibly in your memory. Steven Reineke conducts this tribute to the Chairman of the Board with songs such as “New York, New York,” “The Lady is a Tramp,” “The Best Is Yet to Come,” “Night and Day,” “I’ve Got You (Under My Skin),” “My Way,” and many more.

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