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Hollywood Bowl
2301 N. Highland Ave. Hollywood, CA 90068
323-850-2000
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 155 members
Review from unclebyron
Red Velvet 164 events 163 reviews

A fine concert with Gil Shaham as the soloist. To really enjoy the evening, don't drive to the venue. Find one of the shuttle buses in your area and ride it instead. They drop you off right in the front entrance and pick you up just outside. The...continued

reviewed Jul 30 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from PK
Red Velvet 141 events 130 reviews

The music was great - especially the guest pianist - and the bowl is the perfect place (both in terms of setting and acoustics) to see it. The anomated film was amusing and well done, and the fireworks were nice even if they were over quickly.

reviewed Jul 07 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from PK
Red Velvet 141 events 130 reviews

The music was unusual and a bit eclectic, which made for an interesting evening. After the intermission, the film Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance was screened while Philip Glass (who composed the score for it), an ensemble, and a chorale...continued

reviewed Jul 23 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from PK
Red Velvet 141 events 130 reviews

Very nice night of lesser known Beethoven music at the always fantastic Bowl!

reviewed Jul 16 2009 report as inappropriate
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July 7    Prokofiev with Fireworks

  • Prokofiev: Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet
  • Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

July 9    Bell Plays Bruch

  • Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
  • Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
  • Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

July 14    Bravo Beethoven!

  • Beethoven: Egmont Overture
  • Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 2

July 16    Bravo Beethoven!

  • Beethoven: Egmont Overture
  • Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 2

July 21    Bringuier Conducts Mussorgsky

  • Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
  • Salonen: Piano Concerto
  • Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

July 23    Philip Glass & Film

  • Glass: Openings
  • Glass: Facades (Philip Glass Ensemble only)
  • Glass: Spaceship from Einstein on the Beach (Philip Glass Ensemble only)
  • Glass: Koyaanisqatsi: Life out of Balance

July 28   Mahler’s Fifth

  • Dorman: Spices, Perfumes, Toxins! (West Coast Premiere)
  • Mahler: Symphony No. 5

July 30    Shaham Plays Beethoven

  • Dvorák: Slavonic Dance No. 1
  • Beethoven: Violin Concerto
  • Dvorák: Symphony No. 8

August 4    An Evening of Brahms

  • Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1
  • Brahms: Violin Concerto
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 2

August 6   Slatkin Conducts Tchaikovsky

  • Tower: Made in America
  • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
  • Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

August 11    Mozart Under the Stars

  • Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
  • Mozart: Symphony No. 40

August 13    Mozart Under the Stars

  • Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23, K. 488
  • Mozart: Symphony No. 40

August 18    Tovey Conducts Bernstein

  • Bernstein: Overture to “Candide”
  • Barber: Violin Concerto
  • Barber: Vanessa: Intermezzo
  • Bernstein: On the Watefront

August 20    Thomas Hampson Sings Mahler

  • Mahler: Blumine
  • Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer
  • Dvorák: Symphony No. 9 “From the New World”

August 27   Thibaudet Plays Mendelssohn

  • Wagner: Rienzi Overture
  • Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
  • Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
  • Strauss: Rosenkavalier Suite

September 1    Harth-Bedoya Conducts Bolero

  • Saint-Saëns: Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah
  • Lalo: Cello Concerto
  • Bizet: Excerpts from “Carmen”
  • Ravel: Bolero

September 3    Russian Romantics

  • Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
  • Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

September 8   Tovey and the Brits

  • Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
  • Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
  • Elgar: La Capricieuse; Chanson de Matin; Mazurka
  • Britten: Four Sea Interludes
  • Grainger: The Warriors

September 10    Berlioz Requiem

Berlioz: Requiem

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