Boston Pops

WBZ-TV anchor Lisa Hughes at Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. (WBZ-TV)

WBZ-TV Celebrates Lisa Hughes’ 15th Anniversary

From the first time she took the anchor desk in the year 2000, it has been 15 years of commitment to our viewers and our community for Lisa Hughes.

06/15/2015

Photo credit: Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular (Facebook)

Boston’s Best Free Summer Concerts

Anyone who wants to enjoy the beautiful summer weather and a wide variety of music could easily fill most of his or her summer with everything from classic rock to classical music in Boston.

05/25/2015

Boston Pops (WBZ-TV)

The Boston Music Scene: Classical Music In Boston

In the second of his ten-part series, The Boston Music Scene, WBZ’s Bradley Jay talks to Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart about the challenges of the Independence Day concert, and his relationship with Boston.

10/20/2014

(WBZ-TV)

The Boston Music Scene: Why We Need Music

WBZ’s Bradley Jay kicks off his ten-part series The Boston Music Scene with a look at why music is such an integral part of our lives.

10/20/2014

Storrow Drive. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Newsmakers)

Boston Road Closures For Fireworks Spectacular On July 3

Despite July 3 being a business day, there will be a number of road closures following the morning commute.

07/02/2014

Preparations continued on Wednesday for the Boston Pops show on the Esplanade. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular On Esplanade Moved To July 3 Due To Weather

The threat from Tropical Storm Arthur has prompted Massachusetts State Police to move the July 4th festivities on the Esplanade up to July 3.

07/02/2014

Boston Children’s Chorus (Photo from Boston Children’s Chorus/Facebook)

Award-Winning Boston Children’s Chorus Returns To Pops Spectacular

The Boston Children’s Chorus will return to the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular for the first time in eight years.

07/02/2014

State Police Colonel Tim Alben. (WBZ-TV)

State Police Taking ‘Wait And See’ Weather Approach For Esplanade Festivities

State Police are taking a wait and see approach for any possible changes to the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular.

07/01/2014

Members of the Boston Pops play a pop-up concert at Logan Airport to promote the live webcast of their Fourth of July show at the Esplanade. (Photo by David Wade)

Boston Pops Concert Pops Up At Logan To Promote July 4th Spectacular Webcast

Members of the Pops, including conductor Keith Lockhart, will perform across the Northeast all day Monday.

06/30/2014

State Police Bomb Squad with robot. (WBZ-TV)

Police Inundated With Suspicious Backpack Calls Since Marathon Bombings

Massachusetts State Police say they’re getting more calls than ever before to check possible explosives and suspicious items.

06/26/2014

more

previous