pops http://tpr.org en Symphony Of The Hills Performs "America's Favorite Music" In New Pops Concert http://tpr.org/post/symphony-hills-performs-americas-favorite-music-new-pops-concert <p>The Symphony of the Hills will soon be playing a pops concert in Kerrville.&nbsp;<br /><br />"The title of this concert is America’s Favorite Music," said Conductor and Artistic Director Jay Dunnahoo, and he’s not kidding. The Symphony of the Hills’ January 11 concert at the Cailloux Theater runs the gamut of American music.</p><p>As Dunnahoo explained, the concert starts out with this one:</p><p>"'The Colonel Bogey March,' which is the music from the 'Bridge over the River Kwai,'" he said.</p><p>You may remember it as the popular song where the tune is kept by whistling.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 22:13:58 +0000 Jack Morgan 24469 at http://tpr.org New Year Takes Symphony Of The Hills To Broadway And Hollywood http://tpr.org/post/new-year-takes-symphony-hills-broadway-and-hollywood <p><strong>Great popular music of America, from Broadway to Hollywood, is featured Saturday night in Kerrville.</strong></p><p>Typically, the Symphony of the Hills plays Thursday evenings. Nine times out of ten, they are also playing standard repertory, from baroque to modern masterpieces, but for their first concert of 2013, Symphony Director Jay Dunahoo had a new idea.</p><p>"Let's just try some different kinds of music, do it early in the year, and hopefully attract some people who might not normally come to a Symphony of the Hills concert."</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 20:27:50 +0000 John Clare 4564 at http://tpr.org New Year Takes Symphony Of The Hills To Broadway And Hollywood