Direct from Sendai, Japan—Siro-A takes their indescribable display of performance, technology and music to a staggering new level as they effortlessly fuse digital projection and visual trickery, all set to a funky techno beat spun by a live DJ! Their visually stunning show performed to 30,000 people at the Shanghai Expo, has wowed TEDx audiences in Tokyo and won the coveted “Spirit of the Fringe” award at the Edinburgh Festival 2011.
5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Sundays Live’s resident group, the L.A.–based Capitol Ensemble, features violinist Phillip Levy, who the London Telegraph has described as “powerful,” “consistently clear,” and “appealing tasteful and confident sense of style.” Levy’s musical collaborators have included artists such as Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Iona Brown, Sir Neville Marriner, Dawn Upshaw, John O'Connor, Ralf Gothoni, and Lynn Harrell.
In this concert Levy pairs up with guest pianist Rina Dokshitsky, who has performance extensively as a soloist. Together they perform Franz Schubert's Piano Quintet in A Major.
340 Royce Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095
Spanish flamenco singer Estrella Morente, the daughter of extraordinary cantaor Enrique Morente, has spent her entire life working within a centuries-old musical tradition. At the age of seven she embraced the flamenco tradition by performing live with her father.
Known today in the U.S. for giving voice to Penelope Cruz’ character in acclaimed filmmaker Pedro Almodovar’s masterpiece Volver, Morente represents, to many, the future of the art form. In her Los Angeles debut, Estrella will grace the Royce Hall stage in a concert evening imbued with her elegance, passion and poise.
1310 11th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
The Broad Stage presents two of the greatest living jazz keyboardists–Gerald Clayton and Larry Goldings–who join forces for the very first time for a concert of originals, standards and covers. Gerald Clayton is a three time Grammy-nominated pianist whose dynamic and award-winning sound has been praised by the Jazz Times and Los Angeles Times. Larry Goldings, who performs on organ as part of his Broad Stage collaboration with Clayton, is a Grammy-nominated pianist, keyboardist, composer, and arranger whose talents have been sought-after by James Taylor, Norah Jones, Elton John, Tracy Chapman, Ricki Lee Jones, and Herbie Hancock, among others. Don’t miss this special concert at The Edye.