Great Performances

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perhaps its most famous. There have been more than 600 `Great Performances' all told. Some might have been...

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Season 39, Episode 7 Herbie Hancock, Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Celebrate Gershwin

First Aired: January 6, 2012

An all-Gershwin gala with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel, and jazz pianist Herbie Hancock. The orchestra performs "Rhapsody in Blue" and "An American in Paris"; Hancock performs "Someone to Watch Over Me." From Walt Disney Concert Hall in L.A.

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh… (more)

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