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MUSIC AND SPORTS

Accompanied by movie clips from sports films and footage supplied by NFL films, this program may be customized to your city’s sports teams.

Carl Topilow has performed this program with the Buffalo Philharmonic, Cleveland Pops, South Bend Symphony, Wheeling Symphony, and Winnipeg Symphony. The program may be customized to suit your city's sports teams.

  • John Williams - Summon the Heroes

  • Queen Medley - “Another One Bites the Dust,” “We Will Rock You,” and “We Are the Champions”

  • Randy Newman - Theme from The Natural (With Video)

  • John Williams – “Wide Receiver:” Theme from Sunday Night Football

  • Bill Conti (arr. Lowden) – Theme from Rocky (With Video)

  • arr. Holcombe - “Dixieland Jamboree”
           Carl Topilow, clarinet

  • Vangelis (arr. Bill Holcombe) - Theme from Chariots of Fire (With Video)

  • arr. Steve Rosenhaus - “Take Me Out to the Ball Game”

  • Steve Reinecke - “Casey at the Bat,” with narrator

INTERMISSION

  • John Williams - Olympic Fanfare 1984

  • Sam Spence - Selections from music for NFL Films (With Video)

    • “Roundup”

    • “Up She Rises”

    • “Classic Battle”

  • Marvin Hamlisch - “Through the Eyes of Love” from Ice Castles, with vocalist

  • Alan Menken – “Go the Distance” from Hercules, with vocalist

  • Bert Russell & Wes Farrell - “Hang On Sloopy”

  • Ludwig van Beethoven - “New Horizons in Music Appreciation (Symphony No. 5, 1st Movement),” with two narrators

  • Edwards, LaRocca, Ragas, Sbarbaro – “Tiger Rag,” with local cheerleaders

  • Journey - “Don’t Stop Believing”


For more information and to book this exceptionally entertaining show, contact Shirley Morgenstern at shirleymorgenstern@clevelandpops.com / 216-965-1619.