Season Schedule

2015 Season

Date / Time / Venue Event / Series Artists / Program Tickets
June, 2015

Saturday June 13
3:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

The 37th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival - Day 1
Playboy Jazz

Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and the Monk Institute of Jazz Performance Ensemble
Eddie Palmieri Afro-Caribbean Jazz Band with special invited guests Ronnie Cuber, Alfredo De La Fe, Donald Harrison, Joe Locke
Aloe Blacc
Tower of Power
Jason Moran’s Fats Waller Dance Party
Celebrating Gerald Wilson Orchestra under the direction of Anthony Wilson
Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
Morgan James
A Sacred Steel Love Supreme: The Campbell Brothers Present “A Love Supreme”
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Vocal Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Pat Bass
George Lopez, master of ceremonies

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Sunday June 14
3:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

The 37th Annual Playboy Jazz Festival - Day 2
Playboy Jazz

Ledisi
Terence Blanchard E-Collective
Ozomatli
The Dizzy Gillespie™ Big Band under the direction of John Lee
Snarky Puppy
King Sunny Ade and his African Beats
Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Blue Note 75th Anniversary Presents: Our Point of View featuring Robert Glasper, Derrick Hodge, Kendrick Scott, Lionel Loueke, Marcus Strickland and Ambrose Akinmusire
The Jones Family Singers
The LAUSD All City High School Big Band under the direction of Tony White and J.B. Dyas
George Lopez, master of ceremonies

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Saturday June 20
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Opening Night with Journey
Special Concerts

Journey
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
YOLA (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles)

Sunday June 21
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Underworld
KCRW's World Festival 1

Underworld
Additional artists to be announced

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Wednesday June 24
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Ed Sheeran
Special Concerts

Ed Sheeran
Rixton

Thursday June 25
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Ed Sheeran
Special Concerts

Ed Sheeran
Rixton

Friday June 26
6:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Sing-A-Long Sound of Music
Celebrating the Film’s 50th Anniversary

Special Concerts

Melissa Peterman, host

Sunday June 28
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Basement Jaxx • Bootsy's Rubber Band featuring Bootsy Collins
KCRW's World Festival 2

Basement Jaxx
Bootsy's Rubber Band featuring Bootsy Collins
Additional artist to be announced

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Tuesday June 30
8:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Back to the Future - In Concert
30th Anniversary

Special Concerts

Los Angeles Philharmonic
David Newman, conductor

July, 2015

Thursday July 2
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

July 4 Fireworks Spectacular with Smokey Robinson
Special Concerts

Smokey Robinson
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Sarah Hicks, conductor

Friday July 3
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

July 4 Fireworks Spectacular with Smokey Robinson
Special Concerts

Smokey Robinson
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Sarah Hicks, conductor

Saturday July 4
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

July 4 Fireworks Spectacular with Smokey Robinson
Special Concerts

Smokey Robinson
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Sarah Hicks, conductor

Tuesday July 7
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Yuja Wang Plays Prokofiev
Classical Tuesdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lionel Bringuier, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano

Borodin Polovtsian Dances
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 2
Debussy La mer
Ravel Boléro

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Thursday July 9
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Romeo and Juliet
Classical Thursdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lionel Bringuier, conductor
Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello

Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy
Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations
Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet Suite

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Friday July 10
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Harry Connick, Jr.
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 1

Harry Connick, Jr.

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Saturday July 11
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Harry Connick, Jr.
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 1

Harry Connick, Jr.

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Sunday July 12
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Death Cab for Cutie
Special Concerts

Death Cab for Cutie
tUnE-yArDs

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Tuesday July 14
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

All-Rachmaninoff
Classical Tuesdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3
Rachmaninoff Vocalise
Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances

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Wednesday July 15
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

John Fogerty: His Songs from 1969 and more
Jazz at the Bowl 1

John Fogerty
Hearty Har

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Thursday July 16
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

All-Beethoven
Classical Thursdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Martin Chalifour, violin

Beethoven Egmont Overture
Beethoven Violin Concerto
Beethoven Symphony No. 6, "Pastoral"

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Friday July 17
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

David Gray • Amos Lee
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 2

David Gray
Amos Lee
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor

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Saturday July 18
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

David Gray • Amos Lee
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 2

David Gray
Amos Lee
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor

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Sunday July 19
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Cirque Musica
Sunday Sunset Concerts

Cirque Musica
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Tuesday July 21
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Carmina Burana with Dudamel
Classical Tuesdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Joélle Harvey, soprano
Lawrence Brownlee, tenor
Brian Mulligan, baritone
Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon, artistic director
Los Angeles Children's Chorus, Anne Tomlinson, artistic director

Whitacre Her Sacred Spirit Soars
Whitacre Equus
Orff Carmina Burana

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Wednesday July 22
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Sinatra's 100th Birthday Celebration
Jazz at the Bowl 1

Kurt Elling, special guest
José James, special guest
Seu Jorge, special guest
Seth MacFarlane, special guest
John Pizzarelli, special guest
Luciana Souza, special guest
Christian McBride, musical director
The Count Basie Orchestra

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Thursday July 23
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Carmina Burana with Dudamel
Classical Thursdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Joélle Harvey, soprano
Lawrence Brownlee, tenor
Brian Mulligan, baritone
Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon, artistic director
Los Angeles Children's Chorus, Anne Tomlinson, artistic director

Whitacre Her Sacred Spirit Soars
Whitacre Equus
Orff Carmina Burana

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Friday July 24
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
USC Trojan Marching Band
Dr. Arthur C. Bartner, director

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Selections
Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

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Saturday July 25
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Tchaikovsky Spectacular with Fireworks
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
USC Trojan Marching Band
Dr. Arthur C. Bartner, director

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Selections
Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

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Tuesday July 28
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

A Midsummer Night with Dudamel
Classical Tuesdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Thursday July 30
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Mozart with Dudamel
Classical Thursdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Alice Sara Ott, piano

Mozart Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21, K. 467
Mozart Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
Mozart Selected arias
Mozart German Dance in C, K. 605, No. 3, “Sleighride”

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Friday July 31
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Monty Python's SPAMALOT
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 2

All-star cast to be announced

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August, 2015

Saturday August 1
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Monty Python's SPAMALOT
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 2

All-star cast to be announced

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Sunday August 2
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Monty Python's SPAMALOT
Sunday Sunset Concerts

All-star cast to be announced

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Tuesday August 4
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Hail, the Mighty Horn!
Classical Tuesdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
James Gaffigan, conductor
Stefan Dohr, horn
Andrew Bain, horn
Timothy Jones, horn
Sarah Willis, horn

Schumann Konzertstück
Strauss Rosenkavalier Suite
Strauss Till Eulenspiegel

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Wednesday August 5
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Jamie Cullum • Soulive • Lisa Fischer
Jazz at the Bowl 2

Jamie Cullum
Soulive
Lisa Fischer

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Thursday August 6
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Yundi Plays the “Emperor”
Classical Thursdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
James Gaffigan, conductor
Yundi, piano

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor"
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5

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Friday August 7
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Sheryl Crow
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 1

Sheryl Crow
Alex Cuba
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Saturday August 8
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Sheryl Crow
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 1

Sheryl Crow
Alex Cuba
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Sunday August 9
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Verdi’s La Traviata
Sunday Sunset Concerts

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Daniel Harding, conductor
Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon, artistic director

Verdi La traviata

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Tuesday August 11
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Joshua Bell
Classical Tuesdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Joshua Bell, conductor/violin

Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1
Beethoven Symphony No. 7

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Wednesday August 12
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Jaco's World • Wayne Shorter Quartet
Jazz at the Bowl 1

Jaco's World:
Alex Acuña, special guest
Manolo Badrena, special guest
Victor Bailey, special guest
John Beasley, special guest
Peter Erskine, special guest
Paul Jackson Jr., special guest
Jerry Jemmott, special guest
Booker T. Jones, special guest
Bob Mintzer, special guest
Sam Moore, special guest
Felix Pastorius, special guest
Wayne Shorter, special guest
Robert Trujillo, special guest
Vince Mendoza, musical director
Wayne Shorter Quartet

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Thursday August 13
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Tan Dun’s Martial Arts Trilogy (with film)
Classical Thursdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Tan Dun, conductor
Zhang Zuo, piano
Ray Chen, violin
Johannes Moser, cello

Tan Dun Banquet Concerto
Tan Dun Hero Concerto
Tan Dun Crouching Tiger Concerto
Tan Dun The Triple Resurrection

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Friday August 14
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Warner Bros. presents
Bugs Bunny at the Symphony - 25th Anniversary!

Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
George Daugherty, conductor
Created by George Daugherty and David Ka Lik Wong

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Saturday August 15
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Warner Bros. presents
Bugs Bunny at the Symphony - 25th Anniversary!

Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
George Daugherty, conductor
Created by George Daugherty and David Ka Lik Wong

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Sunday August 16
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Reggae Night: Bob Marley’s Roots Rock Reggae - A 70th Birthday Celebration
KCRW's World Festival 1

Ziggy Marley
Stephen "Ragga" Marley
Inner Circle
The Skatalites

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Tuesday August 18
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

A Live Presentation of 2001: A Space Odyssey
Classical Tuesdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Brad Lubman, conductor
Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon, artistic director

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Wednesday August 19
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club • Diego El Cigala
Jazz at the Bowl 2

Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club
Diego El Cigala

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Thursday August 20
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Bernstein & Bizet
Classical Thursdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, conductor
Alexandra Soumm, violin

Bernstein Serenade (after Plato’s Symposium)
Bizet (arr. Shchedrin) Carmen Suite

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Friday August 21
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Heart
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 2

Heart
Liv Warfield
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Saturday August 22
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Heart
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 2

Heart
Liv Warfield
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Sunday August 23
6:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Smooth Summer Jazz
Special Concerts

Dave Koz and Friends
Rick Braun, special guest
Kenny Lattimore, special guest
Larry Graham and Graham Central Station
Macy Gray
Harvey Mason Chameleon

Tuesday August 25
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

The French Connection
featuring Cameron Carpenter’s International Touring Organ

Classical Tuesdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Cameron Carpenter, organ

Mozart Symphony No. 31, "Paris"
Poulenc Organ Concerto
  solo organ selections TBA
Ibert Hommage à Mozart
Haydn Symphony No. 85, "La reine"

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Wednesday August 26
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue • Michael Franti and Spearhead
Jazz at the Bowl 1

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue
Michael Franti and Spearhead
Additional artist to be announced

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Thursday August 27
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

From Bach to Bluegrass
Classical Thursdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Edgar Meyer, double bass

Bach Orchestral Suite No. 1
Bottesini Bass Concerto No. 2
  Bluegrass Selections TBA
Copland Appalachian Spring

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Friday August 28
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Diana Krall
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 2

Diana Krall
Gregory Porter
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Chris Walden, conductor

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Saturday August 29
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Diana Krall
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 2

Diana Krall
Gregory Porter
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Chris Walden, conductor

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Sunday August 30
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Erykah Badu
KCRW's World Festival 2

Erykah Badu
Additional artists to be announced

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September, 2015

Tuesday September 1
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

American Classics with Audra McDonald & American Ballet Theatre
Classical Tuesdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Audra McDonald, soprano
American Ballet Theatre

Bernstein West Side Story Overture
&nsbp; Selected songs TBA
Bernstein Fancy Free

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Wednesday September 2
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Pink Martini
Jazz at the Bowl 2

Pink Martini
Doc Severinsen and His Big Band

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Thursday September 3
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

American Classics with Audra McDonald & American Ballet Theatre
Classical Thursdays 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bramwell Tovey, conductor
Audra McDonald, soprano
American Ballet Theatre

Bernstein West Side Story Overture
&nsbp; Selected songs TBA
Bernstein Fancy Free

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Friday September 4
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Introduced by
John Williams

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Saturday September 5
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 1

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Introduced by
John Williams

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Sunday September 6
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Special Concerts

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Introduced by
John Williams

Tuesday September 8
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Rachmaninoff & Dvořák
Classical Tuesdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Lahav Shani, conductor
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano

Glinka Ruslan and Ludmila Overture
Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Dvořák Symphony No. 9, "From the New World"

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Thursday September 10
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Gershwin & Berlioz
Classical Thursdays 2

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Gershwin Concerto in F
Berlioz Symphonie fantastique

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Friday September 11
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Fireworks Finale with The B-52s • The Psychedelic Furs
Weekend Spectaculars - Friday 2

The B-52s
The Psychedelic Furs
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Saturday September 12
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Fireworks Finale with The B-52s • The Psychedelic Furs
Weekend Spectaculars - Saturday 2

The B-52s
The Psychedelic Furs
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Sunday September 13
7:30pm
Hollywood Bowl

Fireworks Finale with The B-52s • The Psychedelic Furs
Sunday Sunset Concerts

The B-52s
The Psychedelic Furs
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor

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Wednesday September 16
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis • Chick Corea and Béla Fleck
Jazz at the Bowl 2

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
Chick Corea and Béla Fleck
Cécile McLorin Salvant

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Saturday September 19
8:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

ABBA: The Concert
Special Concerts

ABBA: The Concert

Sunday September 20
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Empire of the Sun
KCRW's World Festival 1

Empire of the Sun
St. Lucia

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Sunday September 27
7:00pm
Hollywood Bowl

Grace Jones • Future Islands
KCRW's World Festival 2

Grace Jones
Future Islands
Additional artist to be announced

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