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Pop Symphony

Jan & Dean’s Pop Symphony No. 1 (In 12 Hit Movements)

The Bel-Aire Pops Orchestra
Arranged and Conducted by Jan Berry and George Tipton

Pop Symphony

Jan Berry describes the project . . . 

This album fulfills a dream and also answers a question that has been on my mind for the six years that Dean and I have been recording. The question: Is it possible to take contemporary popular music and state it and develop it symphonically? The dream: To be able to do it. I guess that’s one of the things that inspired me to attend Music Theory classes at U.C.L.A.

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