Hello friends! Thanks to everyone who joined us for the premiere of our ‘Feature Presentation’ with Low Leaf on Sunday.
Sunday September 27th at 11:11am PT we’re back with the final installment of GP’s Heritage Square Series featuring soul/jazz choir Voices of Creation. RSVP on Facebook, and set a reminder on YouTube.
Also this week, we’ll broadcast live from the Lodge Room with Taller Bula. Taller Bula is a Puerto Rican Bomba collective in Los Angeles. Tune in on our Facebook and Instagram this Wednesday 9/30 at 8pm.
If you missed last week ‘s TAKEOVER with Julio y su Teclado Mágico, you can still catch the performance on GP’s YouTube!
Grand Performances’ Heritage Square Series is a trilogy of cinematic concert experiences that showcases performances by Women of Color (Grace Oh, Low Leaf, and Jimetta Rose’s Voices of Creation) filmed at Heritage Square Museum set against a backdrop of iconic Victorian architecture emblematic of late 19th century Los Angeles.
Watch Low Leaf’s full performance on GP’s YouTube.
Grand Performances’ Heritage Square Series will conclude on Sunday September 27th with 13-member soul/jazz choir Voices of Creation. Founded by Jimetta Rose, Voices of Creation is dedicated to healing themselves and others through music.
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This month, Grand Performances’ Artist TAKEOVERS will broadcast live from the historic Lodge Room in Highland Park. Built in 1922, Lodge Room has been preserved and updated for a new chapter.
Last week we celebrated Mexican Independence Day with an amazing performance from Julio y su Teclado Mágico, which is available on GP’s YouTube.
Wednesday, September 23: Taller Bula
Grand Performances features Taller Bula as the next installment in our artist TAKEOVER series. In honor of Grito de Lares, their set will commemorate the first major revolt against Spanish rule in Puerto Rico. Taller Bula is a Southern California-based Puerto Rican Bomba workshop directed by Hector Luis Rivera.
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Wednesday, September 30: Bei Ru
Multi-genre producer and vocalist Bei Ru will be performing songs from his upcoming album, accompanied by keys, bass, and background vocals.
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