Co-presented by the L.A. Phil in collaboration with longtime producer Festival West Inc., the two-day festival scheduled for June 11 and 12 at the Hollywood Bowl includes a pair of names familiar to Grammy watchers -- vocal powerhouse Cecile McLorin Salvant and 12-year-old piano prodigy Joey Alexander.
Both will perform on Saturday as part of a lineup that includes "Late Show with
Sunday's lineup includes a tribute to the late B.B. King with a set by the
The festival lineup was first teased back in January with word that "Family Guy" creator (and adept pop vocalist)
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True to tradition, both days of the festival will be opened by student ensembles from the LAUSD/Beyond the Bell All-City Jazz Big Band and the CSUN Jazz A Band. Comedian George Lopez also returns as master of ceremonies.
More information is available at the festival's website, and tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.