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L.A. Phil and CicLAvia join forces for Celebrate LA! Here’s a guide to Sunday’s citywide performances

Las Colibri mariachi
All-female mariachi ensemble Las Colibrí is among the myriad acts performing on local stages as part of “Celebrate LA! LA Phil 100 x CicLAvia.”
(Fernando Galvez)

The Los Angeles Philharmonic, with a little help from the car-free-streets initiative CicLAvia, is throwing the mother of all bashes to celebrate the launch of the orchestra’s 100th season, and guess what? We are all invited.

What follows is a hub-by-hub rundown of what’s happening on each of six area stages on Sunday as part of this massive street festival they’re calling “Celebrate LA! LA Phil 100 x CicLAvia.”

Grand Ave Hub (Grand Avenue between 1st and 3rd streets)

111 S. Grand Ave., downtown L.A.



8:30 a.m.

Kickoff With Los Angeles Philharmonic Brass, Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) and the Centennial High School Marching Band

9:45-10:30 a.m.

Yoga with Cristina Fernandez and Maestro Aloke Dasgupta Yoga with Indian sitar music


11-11:30 a.m.

Members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic

12-12:40 p.m.

Las Cafeteras Veracruz-style son jarocho music

1:10-1:40 p.m.

The Calder Quartet Classical music for strings

1:40-2:20 p.m.

Phoebe Bridgers L.A.-based indie singer-songwriter


2:50-3:35 p.m.

Poncho Sanchez Grammy-winning Latin jazz artist, bandleader and conguero

4-4:15 p.m.

Jason White & Co. Gospel music

4:15-5 p.m.

DaM-FunK DJ set

6-7:30 p.m.

Pink Martini Old-school jazz and pop


7:30-8:30 p.m.

WDCH Dreams Multimedia artist Refik Anadol projects live 3-D images onto the exterior of Walt Disney Concert Hall

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Student musicians from Gustavo Dudamel’s Youth Orchestra Los Angeles will perform at the Grand Avenue stage and at other locations throughout Sunday as part of Celebrate LA!
(Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)


10:30-11 a.m.

Bollywood Step Dance with Yogen Indian dance

11:30 a.m.-noon

Cleary Irish Dance Traditional Irish dance

12:40-1:10 p.m.

Kayamanan Ng Lahi Philippine Folk Arts Traditional Filipino dance

2:20-2:50 p.m.

Versa-Style Dance Company Break dancing and hip-hop

3:35-4 p.m.

Halau Hula Keali’i O Nalani Dancers Traditional Hawaiian dance

5:15-6 p.m.

Lula Washington Dance Theatre L.A.-based contemporary dance company

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Lula Washington Dance Theatre will also take part in the festivities in downtown L.A.
(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

MacArthur Park Hub (Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles; Park View between Wilshire and 6th, inside Park)

2401 Wilshire Blvd., L.A.


9:40-10:10 a.m.

Taikoproject Japanese drum ensemble

10:45-11:15 a.m.

Chloe Arnold’s Syncopated Ladies Female tap dance troupe

11:45 a.m.-12:20 a.m.

Alfredo Rodriguez Cuban jazz pianist

12:20-12:45 p.m.

USC Trojan Marching Band

12:50-1:30 p.m.

YOLA with members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic

2-2:30 p.m.

Convite Oaxaqueño Traditional music of Oaxaca, Mexico

3-3:45 p.m.

Ozomatli Veteran L.A. band mixes rock, Latin, urban, hip-hop and world music

25th Annual Byron Bay Bluesfest 2014
Local heroes Ozomatli will rock the Levitt Pavilion stage in MacArthur Park on Sunday.
(Matt Roberts / Getty Images)

Koreatown Hub (Wilshire between Western and Serrano)

3731 Wilshire Blvd., L.A.


9:30-10:10 a.m.

Los Angeles Electric 8 Chamber music played on electric guitars

10:45-11:15 a.m.

Members of the L.A. Phil

11:45-12:15 p.m.

Korean Classical Music and Dance Company

12:45-1:15 p.m.

Georgia Anne Muldrow Vocalist blends hip-hop, soul and jazz

1:45-2:30 p.m.

Dustbowl Revival Roots rockers from Venice

3-3:45 p.m.

Dengue Fever Cambodian American pop, surf rock and psychedelia

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Dengue Fever, the Cambodian American band fronted by Chhom Nimol, will perform in Koreatown.
(Lauren Dukoff)


11:15-11:45 a.m., 1:15-1:45 p.m.

Hwarang Youth Drumming Group

12:15-12:45 p.m., 2:30-3 p.m.

Infinite Flow Socially-conscious dance company for those with disabilities

Melrose Hub (Melrose at Windsor)

5555 Melrose Ave., L.A.

9:30-10 a.m., 11-11:30 a.m., 12:30-1 p.m., 2-2:30 p.m.

Leon Mobley and the Djembe West African Drummers and Dancers

10:15-10:45 a.m., 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m., 1:15-1:45 p.m.

Las Colibrí All-female mariachi group

2:30-3:30 p.m.

YOLA & Harmony Project

Hollywood Hub (Vine between Hollywood and Yucca)

1750 Vine St., Hollywood


10-10:45 a.m.

Mehdi Bagheri & Daneshvar Family Ensemble Traditional Persian music

11:15-11:45 a.m.

Rivers Cuomo The Weezer frontman performs with members of the L.A. Phil

12:15-1 p.m.

Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra The “Jurassic Park” actor and pianist performs with his jazz band

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis The trumpeter leads his acclaimed ensemble

3-3:45 p.m.

Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca Afro-Cuban music

Marsalis Jazzes up Seniors
Jazz trumpeter and bandleader Wynton Marsalis brings his Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to the stage in Hollywood.
(Fabrice Coffrini / AP)

Hollywood Bowl Hub (off the 101 Freeway at Highland Avenue)

2301 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood


10-10:45 a.m., 12-12:45 p.m.

Members of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra

11-11:45 a.m., 1-1:45 p.m.


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