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Nas Live From the Kennedy Center: Classical Hip-Hop

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GREAT PERFORMANCES Presents Nas Performing “Illmatic” With the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center on February 2 on PBS Two decades after the album’s critically acclaimed release, hip-hop artist Nas teamed up with the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, to stage a symphonic rendition of “Illmatic,” one of the most revered albums in hip-hop history. The […]

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!

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Stream Great Performances – Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek To Cheek LIVE! – featuring an evening of classic jazz standards in both vocal duets and solo performances. An encore of the concert aired on Great Performances, Friday, January 5, 2018 at 9PM EST on PBS (check local listings). Taped at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall […]

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Stream From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2018 with new host Hugh Bonneville, best known as Robert, Earl of Grantham, in Masterpiece’s global phenomenon Downton Abbey. GREAT PERFORMANCES continues the cherished tradition of ringing in the new year with the Vienna Philharmonic with Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director Riccardo Muti.

GP at the Met: Norma

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Great Performances at the Met: Norma Premieres nationwide Friday, January 26 at 9 p.m. on PBS Encore presentation Sunday, January 28 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) Season 12 of Great Performances at the Met begins with a new production of Bellini’s masterpiece about a woman scorned, conducted by Carlo Rizzi. Norma stars Sondra Radvanovsky as the titlular druid high […]

Hitman: David Foster & Friends

Andrea Bocelli and Katharine McPhee sing “The Prayer”

Andrea Bocelli and Katharine McPhee sing “The Prayer” in an all-star concert honoring songwriter and producer David Foster. This special encore presentation celebrates Foster’s remarkable career achievements – including 14 Grammy Awards and a host of other accolades.

Hitman: David Foster & Friends

Michael Bublé and Blake Shelton Sing “Home”

Michael Bublé and Blake Shelton sing “Home” in an all-star concert honoring songwriter and producer David Foster. This special encore presentation celebrates Foster’s remarkable career achievements – including 14 Grammy Awards and a host of other accolades.

Hitman: David Foster & Friends

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Premieres nationwide beginning November 25 on PBS (check local listings) A chart-topping songwriter, producer, and maestro to the stars, David Foster has generated some of the biggest hits in popular music, and collaborated with a veritable “Who’s Who” of superstars in a career spanning more than three decades.  In this special encore presentation, Foster’s remarkable achievements—including 14 Grammy […]

The Moody Blues: Days Of Future Passed Live

Moody Blues Perform “Tuesday Afternoon”

The Moody Blues perform “Tuesday Afternoon” at Toronto’s Sony Centre during their 2017 “Days of Future Passed” tour. The Moody Blues: Days of Future Passed Live from GREAT PERFORMANCES premieres nationwide beginning November 25 on PBS (check local listings).

The Moody Blues: Days Of Future Passed Live

Moody Blues Perform “Nights in White Satin”

The Moody Blues perform “Nights in White Satin” at Toronto’s Sony Centre during their 2017 “Days of Future Passed” tour. The Moody Blues: Days of Future Passed Live from GREAT PERFORMANCES premieres nationwide beginning November 25 on PBS (check local listings).

Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn – The Broadway Musical

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Stream Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn on GREAT PERFORMANCES – part of the fall Broadway’s Best lineup.