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(Peter Nero.  File photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Peter Nero And The Philly POPS Announce Gershwin Series In February

Artistic director and conductor Peter Nero says one of the highlights of the show is jazz pianist Marcus Roberts, who will perform Rhapsody in Blue.


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2012 Year In Review: Philly Pops, Peter Nero Split

One of the more celebrated splits developed this year between the Philly Pops organization and its world-renowned music director, Peter Nero.


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New Music Director Named to Succeed Peter Nero at Philly Pops

Michael Krajewski has served for years as the principal Pops conductor with Atlanta, Houston, and Jacksonville orchestras.



Peter Nero’s Musicians Weigh In On His Contract Dispute

Musicians in the Philly Pops are interceding in the dispute between management and their leader, Peter Nero, over his contract.


(Peter Nero, in file photo.)

Little Compromise Seen as Peter Nero Contract Goes Before Bankruptcy Court

The organization that runs the Philly Pops wants to end its 33-year run with its founding artistic director and conductor, Peter Nero.


(Peter Nero.  File photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Bankrupt Philly Pops Wants To Force Pay Cut For Conductor Peter Nero

As the Philly Pops tries to work its way out of bankuptcy, it is threatening to end its 33-year relationship with its founding artistic director and conductor.



Peter Nero And The Philly Pops Schedule Announced

Peter Nero says early ticket sales are strong for his 34th season.


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Peter Nero And The Philly POPS

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops is a unique orchestra that plays everything from Broadway show tunes to rock ‘n roll classics.


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Wawa Welcome America Festivities Kick In To High Gear Over Next Two Days

The Welcome America bandwagon keeps rolling. Sunday’s events promise to satisfy almost any appetite.



Despite Orchestra Bankruptcy, Nero’s Philly Pops Will Return For Fall/Winter Season

In the midst of the bankruptcy of the Philadelphia Orchestra, supporters of Peter Nero and the Philly Pops will be relieved to know that management is working to repair its relationship with Nero. There were concerns it was going to cancel the Pops for next season.


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Show Will Go On For Rest Of Philly Pops Season, Next Season In Limbo

If you have tickets to any remaining concerts for Peter Nero and the Philly Pops this month: the shows will go on. But, next season remains in limbo.



Peter Nero And The Pops Usher In The Holiday Season

Peter Nero kicks off the holiday season with the Philly Pops December holiday performance here at Verizon Hall.


Peter Nero (credit: Donna Billingsley)

Holiday Pops At The Kimmel Center

Join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops as they perform all of your favorite seasonal classics in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center from December 4th through the 22nd.



Philly Pops Offer a Special Package

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops announce the fun and fabulous POParazzi Package, a special program beginning in October for music enthusiasts under the age of 40. Radio report: KYW’s Stasia DeMarco reports Bud Scheerer, […]