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Richard Conte

Also Credited As: Nicholas Conte
 
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Date of Birth: March 10, 1910
Date of Death: April 15, 1975 (65)

Birth Place: Jersey City, NJ, USA
 

 





Richard Conte News

The Philly POPS to Present I'LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Photo The Philly POPS to Present I'LL BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2021

The Philly POPS will kick off the holiday season with the eighth annual Comcast NBCUniversal I'll Be Home for Christmas: A Salute to the Military and First Responders, December 3, 2021 at 8 p.m. at the Kimmel Cultural Campus.

The Philly POPS Will Present A PHILLY POPS CHRISTMAS Photo The Philly POPS Will Present A PHILLY POPS CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021

Music Director and Principal Conductor David Charles Abell returns for his sixth Christmas with the POPS, along with Broadway stars Scarlett Strallen and Hugh Panaro, guest pianist Charlie Albright, organist Peter Richard Conte, three choirs and Santa Claus, for a night of joy, wonder and memories with over 300 performers onstage.

The Philly POPS Announces Dates for 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season Photo The Philly POPS Announces Dates for 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

The Philly POPS announced today the dates for the 2021–2022 Lights Up! Showtime! season, a dynamic new lineup featuring eight exciting shows, with all-new programs and returning fan-favorite guest artists. 

The Philly POPS Announces 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season Photo The Philly POPS Announces 2021â€"2022 Lights Up! Showtime! Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2020

The Philly POPS has announced a dynamic new lineup for the 2021a?"2022 season, featuring eight exciting shows, including all-new programs and returning fan-favorite guest artists.

A PHILLY POPS CHRISTMAS: SPECTACULAR SOUNDS OF THE SEASON Lights Up The Kimmel Center Photo A PHILLY POPS CHRISTMAS: SPECTACULAR SOUNDS OF THE SEASON Lights Up The Kimmel Center
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2019

Philly's favorite holiday tradition is back! KeyBank presents: A Philly POPS Christmas: Spectacular Sounds of the Season decks the halls of the Kimmel Center with nine performances December 6a?"21.

The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus Announces Holiday-Themed Programming & Family-Frien Photo The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus Announces Holiday-Themed Programming & Family-Friendly Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 20, 2019

The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus is pleased to announce a diverse array of holiday-themed programming & family-friendly events, including: returning favorites from the Kimmel Center's esteemed Resident Companies like The Philadelphia Orchestra, Pennsylvania Ballet, and The Philly POPS; FREE Gospel events; and opportunity for community outreach & city-wide celebrations like the FREE 15th annual New Year's Day celebration. This year, the Kimmel Center partners with Urban Affairs Coalition for 'Warmth for the Holidays 2019' donation drive, collecting new hats, scarves, mittens and gloves for children and adults. This collection supports Grand Central and Center For H.O.P.E.

The Philly POPS Salutes 2,000 Military, Veteran, Police, And Fire Department Personne Photo The Philly POPS Salutes 2,000 Military, Veteran, Police, And Fire Department Personnel And Families With Free Christmas Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2019

The Philly POPS kicks off its Christmas concert series with the sixth annual Comcast NBCUniversal I'll Be Home for Christmas: A Salute to the Military and First Responders December 6, 2019 at 8 p.m. at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. At this annual benefit concert, the POPS hosts 2,000 members of the military, veterans, police and fire departments, and their families. The concert is presented in partnership with the USO, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the City of Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Police and Fire Departments.

Create Your Own Mini Subscriptions Now On Sale For The Philly POPS 2019â€"2020 Season Photo Create Your Own Mini Subscriptions Now On Sale For The Philly POPS 2019â€"2020 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 29, 2019

Create Your Own (CYO) mini-subscriptions for The Philly POPS 2019a?"2020 TOPS of the POPS season are now on sale. CYO packages can save guests up to 15% by bundling any three or more 2019a?"2020 Verizon Hall concerts, including spring shows (spring show single tickets on sale to the public on September 6) and A Philly POPS Christmas. CYO subscribers enjoy advance notice of special events, flexible ticket exchanges, ticket replacements, pre-paid parking, dining discounts, and more. More details about CYO subscriptions are available at www.phillypops.org/yourway

Marble Collegiate Church Presents Silent Film Night with Live Music Photo Marble Collegiate Church Presents Silent Film Night with Live Music
by Abigail Charpentier - Jul 22, 2019

On Thursday, July 25 at 7:00pm Marble Collegiate Church will present Silent Film Night, featuring two classic films, Buster Keaton's The Haunted House, and Charlie Chaplin's The Kid. Each film will be accompanied with a live, improvised score by world-renowned musician Peter Richard Conte, the Wanamaker Grand Court Organist at Macy's in Philadelphia. Conte, known for his technical brilliance and virtuosity, also serves as Principal Organist of Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA and is a frequent collaborator and soloist with The Philadelphia Orchestra. He will begin the evening with his interpretation of the overture from Candide. 

San Diego International Organ Festival Opens With Pink Floyd And Led Zeppelin Tribute Photo San Diego International Organ Festival Opens With Pink Floyd And Led Zeppelin Tribute
by A.A. Cristi - May 23, 2019

Monday, June 24 through Saturday, August 31, 2019, the Spreckels Organ Society and Artistic Director Raul Prieto Ramirez present the 32nd annual San Diego International Organ Festival at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion, eleven concerts featuring international talent pushing the artistic boundaries of a traditional sound in Balboa Park's most majestic open air setting.