- Jessie MONTGOMERY Banner
- Courtney BRYAN White Gleam of Our Bright Star
- Wayne SHORTER Aurora (text by Maya Angelou)
- Herbie Hancock with the LA Phil:
- Herbie HANCOCK Ostinato: Suite for Angela (from Mwandishi)
- Herbie HANCOCK I Have A Dream (from The Prisoner)
About this Performance
This kick-off performance of Power to the People! features Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil, Herbie Hancock and his band, and a collaboration between both groups to highlight music of inspiration, including Hancock’s tributes to Dr. Angela Davis – “Ostinato (Suite for Angela)” – and Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream.”
The Power to the People Festival is generously supported in part by Margaret Morgan and Wesley Phoa, GRoW @ Annenberg, the Frank Gehry Fund for Creativity, and by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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Enhance Your Experience
Before the concert: Get inspired and get active with our Action Hall
Event starts at 7:00PM
Featuring a protest memorabilia exhibit, voter registration, self-portraits, letter-writing stations, and more.
Watch & Listen
Power to the People! festival
From subversive statements to songs of solidarity, music has always had a role to play in the movements that shift attitudes and shape nations. Join curators Gustavo Dudamel and Herbie Hancock in a celebration of the music that moves mountains. We invite you to join the conversation.