Dominique Purdy pushing a stroller in Koreatown | Still from "Southland Sessions" E5: Musical Expansions in Quarantine

Dominique Purdy on Being Black, a Father and a Musician in L.A.'s Koreatown

Dominique Purdy, the Koreatown oddity, speaks about living in historic times as a Black father, making music for his daughter to appreciate in the future and being a musician in Koreatown while in a pandemic.

Get the free PBS App

Full Episodes

Upcoming Airdates

Opening Night with Pacific Symphony

Join Maestro Carl St. Clair, Pacific Symphony, and some special guests as they celebrate the opening of their 42nd season with performances by five world-class pianists.

  • 2020-09-30T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-09-30T17:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Southland Sessions

  • 2020-10-07T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-10-07T17:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Southland Sessions

  • 2020-10-14T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2020-10-14T17:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD