Cincinnati Pops Livestreams Halloween Favorites from Music Hall, Including Songs from 'Psycho' and 'Harry Potter'

The Pops will perform a slew of spooky movie tunes and Dia de los Muertos songs, plus a narration of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, led by actor Damon Gupton (Criminal Minds).

click to enlarge Cincinnati Pops Livestreams Halloween Favorites from Music Hall, Including Songs from 'Psycho' and 'Harry Potter'
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The Cincinnati Pops are helping set the stage for your own Halloween party with a livestream of spooky tunes and Dia de los Muertos favorites from Music Hall.

The Pops, conducted by John Morris Russell, will perform a slew of both horror movie songs and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, narrated by actor Damon Gupton (Criminal Minds). 

Tune into the Pops' website at 8 p.m. Oct. 31 for the free show: "Live From Music Hall: Autumn Celebration."

The full program includes:

  • Bach's "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor"
  • Piazzolla's "Otoño Porteño" (or "Autumn") from Cuatro estaciones porteñas (Four Seasons of Buenos Aires)
  • Sibelius' "Valse Triste" from Kuolema
  • "Murder" from the classic Hitchcock horror Psycho
  • Selections from Jordan Peele's Us
  • John Williams' "The Harry Potter Children's Suite: for orchestra
  • Debussy's Clair de Lune
  • Sousa's Nobles of the Mystic Shrine
  • and the "La Llorona," about the traditional Hispanic tale of the weeping woman 

Get more information about the Live from Music Hall series and listen at cincinnatisymphony.org/about/watch-listen/live-from-music-hall.

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