Venue Details

Hollywood Bowl
2301 N. Highland Ave. Hollywood, CA 90068
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 41 members
Review from Chiedu Egbuniwe
Red Velvet 59 events 29 reviews

This was a stupendous performance of one of Mahler's most difficult works. First class in every way. There were a few mis-steps from the trumpets and the beginning was a little rough - the strings sounded ragged and out of sync in the opening...continued

reviewed Sep 09 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Rodney Lackey
313 events 155 reviews


reviewed Sep 11 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Elisabeth Clark
82 events 26 reviews

This was such a special, spectacular performance. I got weepy realizing that it may be the last time I'll hear Esa Pekka at the Bowl. And what a farewell he gave us, a true gift. The orchestra sounded great and all the first chairs seemed to be...continued

reviewed Sep 09 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Nicole T.
79 events 17 reviews

It was a fabulous performance made all the more so because it wasn't the usual "light fare" you get from all orchestras during the summer. Salonen and the LA Phil are both very dedicated and it is always a pleasure to see them at work.

reviewed Sep 11 2008 report as inappropriate
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Featured Artists:

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor 
  • Christine Brewer, soprano 
  • Elza van den Heever, soprano 
  • Stacey Tappan, soprano 
  • Monica Groop, alto 
  • Elena Manistina, alto 
  • Brandon Jovanovich, tenor 
  • Alan Held, baritone 
  • John Relyea, bass 
  • Los Angeles Master Chorale, Grant Gershon, music director 
  • Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, Anne Tomlinson, artistic director

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