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John Williams Boston Pops 2017The 2017 Spring Pops Season Celebrates Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams!
I am delighted to announce the 2017 Boston Pops Spring schedule which celebrates my friend Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams! The season also includes music from Broadway, ABBA, the B-52s, Queen Latifah, Hamilton star Leslie Odom, Jr, and so much more!

I look forward to seeing you at Symphony Hall!

All my best,

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Jaws in ConcertJaws in Concert

May 26, 8PM

The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy Award®-winning score that made John Williams a household name, Jaws is the ultimate film-with-live orchestra experience! Join Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops as they perform the world premiere of this concert with the entire score in sync with one of the greatest motion pictures of all time.
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Boston Pops Films in Concert Series Support provided by the George and Roberta Berry Supporting Organization

John Williams ConductingJohn Williams' Film Night

May 31, 8PM

June 1, 8PM

Limited to no availability for these performances. Please call SymphonyCharge for the most up-to-date seating information.


Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams shares the podium with Boston Pops Conductor Keith Lockhart for this signature concert. The brilliant composer and conductor behind films including Jaws, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and the Harry Potter series, brings you a night of some of the most memorable movie music of all time. This is a concert not to be missed!

Cirque de la SymphonieCirque de la Symphonie

June 2, 8PM

June 3, 3PM*

June 3, 8PM

Boston Pops is excited for the return of Cirque de la Symphonie's magical fusion of circus with live orchestral music. Aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers and strongmen are among the talented artists who take the stage as the Boston Pops perform their own spectacular musical feats. Don't miss these performances that critics are saying "mesmerize adults and children," with "a breathtaking display of agility and incomparable beauty."

*3pm matinees are 50% off tickets for kids 17 and younger.

Leslie Odom, Jr.Leslie Odom, Jr.

June 6, 8PM

Limited to no availability for this performance. Please call SymphonyCharge for the most up-to-date seating information.


Triple-threat Leslie Odom, Jr. is best known for originating the Tony-winning role of Aaron Burr in the original cast of Broadway's Hamilton, and for his role in the TV series Smash. His recent self-titled album hit #1 on the Billboard Jazz chart. This concert will also feature the winners of the Fidelity Investments Young Artists Competition.

BeatlesThe Beatles & Beyond

June 8, 8PM

June 10, 8PM

June 11, 7PM

Fifty years ago, four lads from Liverpool changed the course of popular music forever, and their influence still reverberates throughout the music world. Come hear the music of The Beatles-and their many great rock successors-in breathtaking symphonic arrangements, hosted by WZLX Breakfast with the Beatles host, Cha-Chi Loprete.

B-52sParty with the B-52s and the Boston Pops!

June 13, 8PM

June 14, 8PM

Now celebrating their 40th anniversary, it is well known that the B-52s are The World's Greatest Party Band. Over 20 million albums into their career, there can be no doubt as to why they remain one of rock music's most beloved and enduring bands. The Pops starts the party by playing some of your favorite '80s hits.

Sondheim on Sondheim Sondheim on Sondheim

June 15, 8PM

June 16, 8PM

Hailed as "a funny, affectionate, and revealing tribute to musical theater's greatest living composer and lyricist," the world premiere of the symphonic Sondheim on Sondheim with the Boston Pops is not to be missed! This retrospective of the life and work of America's finest contemporary musical theater creator is told through his own words via film, live performers, and his amazing music. Experience this acclaimed sampling of Sondheim's extraordinary output, now for the first time with lush new arrangements for full orchestra.

25th Anniversary of Gospel Night 25th Anniversary of Gospel Night

June 17, 8PM

The Boston Pops and the Boston Pops Gospel Choir raise the roof of Symphony Hall for this annual tradition, celebrating its 25th year! The evening's music will have you on your feet and singing along with joy!