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Hecho En Mexico (Made In Mexico)

Since the first jazz concert in 1939, the genre has been a hallmark at the Hollywood Bowl. From then on, many music greats have graced its stage: Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis among them. See what makes jazz nights at the Hollywood Bowl such an experience as you hear from the LA Phil’s Creative Chair for Jazz, Herbie Hancock. Watch Dianne Reeves, one of the greatest jazz singers today, perform Astrud Gilberto and Antônio Carlos Jobim’s bossa nova classic “How Insensitive” with Brazilian musician Ivan Lins, Afro-Cuban jazz pioneer Chucho Valdes’s playing his own “Bebo,” Cécile McLorin Salvant’s inventive take on “Something’s Coming” from “West Side Story” and Kamasi Washington pushing the boundaries of music with his song “Truth.” For the finale, see how the supergroup Mega Nova jams, featuring heavy-hitters Herbie Hancock, Carlos Santana, Wayne Shorter, Marcus Miller and Cindy Blackman Santana.

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  • 2021-01-27T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2021-01-27T16:00:00-08:00
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Hecho En Mexico (Made In Mexico)

Since the first jazz concert in 1939, the genre has been a hallmark at the Hollywood Bowl. From then on, many music greats have graced its stage: Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis among them. See what makes jazz nights at the Hollywood Bowl such an experience as you hear from the LA Phil’s Creative Chair for Jazz, Herbie Hancock.

  • 2021-01-27T12:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2021-01-27T16:00:00-08:00
    KCET-HD

Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl

Since the first jazz concert in 1939, the genre has been a hallmark at the Hollywood Bowl. From then on, many music greats have graced its stage: Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis among them. See what makes jazz nights at the Hollywood Bowl such an experience as you hear from the LA Phil’s Creative Chair for Jazz, Herbie Hancock.

  • 2021-02-03T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2021-02-03T16:00:00-08:00
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Musicals and the Movies

Dive into the love affair between Hollywood and Broadway in this episode celebrating classic songs from Broadway musicals and classic cinema. Enjoy selections from Leonard Bernstein’s love letter to New York City, “On the Town,” performed by Sutton Foster and Brian Stokes Mitchell.

  • 2021-02-03T13:00:00-08:00
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  • 2021-02-03T17:00:00-08:00
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Gustavo and Friends

Each summer since 1922, the Hollywood Bowl has gathered together a community through love of music. In this episode, watch some of host Gustavo Dudamel’s favorite orchestral performances from throughout the years, and hear past performers take us through their memorable Hollywood Bowl moments.

  • 2021-02-10T12:00:00-08:00
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  • 2021-02-10T16:00:00-08:00
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Fireworks!

A Hollywood Bowl summer is never complete without fireworks. In this episode, we bring the party home to you with Katy Perry appropriately singing her hit “Firework,” the “little orchestra” Pink Martini performing classical, pop, and jazz — all while singing in 15 languages, flamenco singer Diego El Cigala, Dudamel leading the LA Phil in Igor Stravinsky’s “The Firebird” and John Williams conducting the orchestra in his iconic music from “Star Wars.” 

  • 2021-02-10T13:00:00-08:00
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  • 2021-02-10T17:00:00-08:00
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Musica Sin Fronters (Music Without Borders)

Vin Scully narrates "Lincoln Portrait" with Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil. Carlos Vives sings "La Tierra de Olvido" "La Gota Fria" while Cafe Tacvba performs "El Baile y El Salon." Siudy Garrido dances flamenco to Manuel de Falla's "El Amor Brujo."

  • 2021-02-17T12:00:00-08:00
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