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  • DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER TO REPLACE DIANNE REEVES FOR HOLIDAY CONCERT AT WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL
  • Dec. 13, 2017
  • DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER TO REPLACE 
    DIANNE REEVES FOR HOLIDAY CONCERT 
    AT WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL

    Reeves Withdraws Due to Unexpected Health Concern 

    Wednesday, December 20, at 8:00 p.m.

     

    Los Angeles, CA (December 12, 2017) — Dianne Reeves has announced that, due to an unexpected health concern that needs to be managed immediately, she must cancel the remaining dates of her holiday tour, including her performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Wednesday, December 20, at 8:00 p.m.  Dianne is expected to return to full health soon, and return to full touring again in February, 2018. 

    Dee Dee Bridgwater has been confirmed to replace Reeves. Bridgewater, a multiple GRAMMY and Tony Award-winning jazz vocalist, will perform holiday classics as well as fan favorites.

    For further information, please contact the box office at 323.850.2000.

     

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    About the Los Angeles Philharmonic

    The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, under the vibrant leadership of Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel, presents an inspiring array of music from all genres – orchestral, chamber and Baroque music, organ and celebrity recitals, new music, jazz, world music and pop – at two of L.A.’s iconic venues, Walt Disney Concert Hall (www.laphil.com ) and the Hollywood Bowl (www.hollywoodbowl.com). The LA Phil’s season at Walt Disney Concert Hall extends from September through May, and throughout the summer at the Hollywood Bowl. With the preeminent Los Angeles Philharmonic at the foundation of its offerings, the LA Phil aims to enrich and transform lives through music, with a robust mix of artistic, education and community programs. In the last decade, the LA Phil made ambitious, forward-looking advances in its artistic and social objectives. The orchestra maintains the most active commissioning program in the country and has garnered international acclaim for its interdisciplinary productions and work with new technologies. In the community, the orchestra has become a valued resource, offering such programs as YOLA (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles), which has become a model for effecting social change through music on a national stage. 

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    Laura B. Cohen, lcmediapr@gmail.com, 310.876.3897