Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra - Summer Pops Series
Summer Pops 2017

The RI Philharmonic Orchestra announces four Summer Pops concerts in various locations across Rhode Island. Resident Conductor Francisco Noya conducts concerts which are free of charge and open to the public.

Schedule

Friday, July 13, 2018 • 8pm
North Beach Clubhouse, Narragansett Town Beach
Sponsored by Citizens Bank
Friday, August 10, 2018 • 7pm • RWP Pops
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park
Sponsored by The Rhode Island Foundation
Sunday, September 2 • 6pm
Independence Park, Bristol
Sponsored by Taco/The White Family Foundation
Saturday, September 8, 2017 • 5:30pm • Pops in the Park
Slater Park, Pawtucket
Sponsored by the Pawtucket Teachers Alliance and Bristol County Savings Bank

All Concerts are free of charge
Rain dates are the following evening at the same time, except Sunday, September 9, will be at 3pm.

Program

Please note that the program is subject to change and substitution:>

  • BERLIOZ: Hungarian March
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Eugene Onegin Polonaise; None but the Lonely Heart; 1812 Overture
  • BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance No.6
  • MÁRQUEZ: Danzón No.2
  • BERNSTEIN: Selections from West Side Story
  • WALTON: Crown Imperial March
  • JOHN WILLIAMS: Harry's Wondrous World
  • MORRICONE: Gabriel's Oboe
  • SOUSA: Hands Across the Sea; Stars and Stripes Forever
  • SILVESTRI: Captain America March
About Francisco

Francisco Noya has served as Resident Conductor of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra for 20 seasons. As Resident Conductor, Francisco conducts the Philharmonic’s annual Link Up! Education Concerts, Pops concerts and Summer Pops concerts. Throughout the season, he serves as “cover” conductor and presents pre-concert talks for all Classical Series concerts. Mr. Noya represents the Philharmonic artistically and educationally throughout the Rhode Island community.