LA Phil Presents Herbie Hancock: Seven Decades – The Birthday Celebration
Wednesday, September 1, 2010, 8:00pm at the Hollywood Bowl
Alex Acuña, special guest
Terence Blanchard, special guest
Juanes, special guest
Zakir Hussain, special guest
Paulinho DaCosta, special guest
Jack DeJohnette, special guest
Wayne Shorter, special guest
Esperanza Spalding, special guest
Susan Tedeschi, special guest
Derek Trucks, special guest
Debbie Allen Dance Academy
Imagine Project Band with Vinnie Colaiuta, Lionel Loueke, Pino Palladino, Greg Phillinganes, Kristina Train
Herbie Hancock, one of the most revered figures in jazz, returns to the Hollywood Bowl to celebrate his 70th birthday joined by a host of special guests from a variety of genres. His original style has moved effortlessly through almost every development in acoustic and electronic jazz and R&B over the last third of the 20th century - absorbing blues, funk, gospel, rock, and even modern classical influences along the way.
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