LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ASSOCIATION NAMES ARSENIO HALL FOR HOST 2022 HOLLYWOOD BOWL JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association is pleased to announce that renowned comedian Arsenio Hall has been nominated to host this year’s annual Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival (formerly the Playboy Jazz Festival), presented by LA Phil at the Hollywood Bowl, June 25-26, 2022. Hall is a talk show actor, producer and writer who is also an avid jazz fan.
It has been confirmed that an artistically exciting and eclectic line-up of performers will appear, including late night sensations The Roots, Tower of Power fans’ favorites, favorite jazz vocalist Gregory Porter, extraordinary jazz drummer and producer Terry Line Carrington + social sciences, Nigerian super Kuti & The Positive Force, guitar virtuoso Corey Wong, jazz trumpet player, composer and producer Chief aTunde Adjuah, Lean on Me: Jose James Celebrates Bill Withers, Singer Veronica Swift, Bluesman Fantastic Negrito, Veteran Vocalist and Vocalist Carnal , pianist and saxophonist Big Gordon Band by Gordon Goodwin, outstanding jazz saxophonist Azar Lawrence with Azar Lawrence Experience, Latin rhythms of Jungle Fire, The Lao Tizer Band, LA County High School for the Arts Jazz and LAUSD / Beyond the Bell All-City Jazz Big Band.
One of the largest natural amphitheaters in the world, with a capacity of nearly 18,000 seats, the Hollywood Bowl has been the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since its official opening in 1922 and hosts the best artists of all genres, offering music. something for everyone.
It remains one of the best deals anywhere in Los Angeles; to this day, $ 1 buys a spot on top of the Bowl for many classical and jazz performances. In June 2021, the Hollywood Bowl was named the Amphitheater of the Decade at the 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards.
The venue has also been named an open-air concert venue 14 times by Pollstar. He was also honored with the Billboard Touring Awards for Best Amphitheater for 2017 and 2018. For millions of music lovers in Southern California, the Hollywood Bowl is synonymous with summer.
Under the guidance of a music and art director Gustavo Dudamelon LA Phil offers live performances, media initiatives, and training programs that inspire and strengthen communities in Los Angeles and beyond.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra is the basis of LA Phil’s proposals, which also include a multi-genre, multidisciplinary presentation program and such youth development programs as YOLA (Los Angeles Youth Orchestra).
The performances are offered on three historical stages –Walt Disney Concert Hallon Hollywood Bowland The Ford– as well as through various media platforms. In all its endeavors, LA Phil strives to enrich the lives of individuals and communities through musical, artistic and learning experiences that resonate in our world today.
For more information on the Hollywood Bowl 2022 Jazz Festival, please visit here.
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