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GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends 2017™

Charlie Wilson, Valerie Simpson, and Vernon Reid perform Sly Stone’s “Dance to the Music”

Charlie Wilson, Valerie Simpson, and Vernon Reid perform Sly Stone’s “Dance to the Music” at the “GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends 2017™.” Sly Stone is one of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award honorees. In collaboration with the Recording Academy™, GREAT PERFORMANCES presents Grammy Salute To Music Legends 2017™, the second annual all-star concert offering a spotlight […]

Havana Time Machine

Music Education in Cuba: Yanet the Cellist

Yanet, a cello student at the Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA) / The University of Arts of Cuba, juxtaposes her classical music studies with playing pop and rock music in the Sweet Lizzy Project. GREAT PERFORMANCES and Latino Public Broadcasting’s VOCES present Havana Time Machine, now streaming.

Havana Time Machine

Music Education in Cuba: After the Revolution

After the Cuban Revolution, an excellent music education system formed in Cuba. Musicality is a key component of Cuban culture, and learning begins at a very young age. GREAT PERFORMANCES and Latino Public Broadcasting’s VOCES present Havana Time Machine, now streaming.

Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil

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Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil At the Hollywood Bowl Friday, March 31 at 9 p.m. on PBS Works by Astor Piazzolla, Alberto Ginastera, and Lalo Schifrin highlight an all-Latin program Gustavo Dudamel accents the colors, rhythms, and passion of music by leading composers from Argentina in this invigorating evening under […]

Symphony in C

Balanchine’s Symphony in C is the finale of this two-part New York City Ballet special. New York City Ballet Symphony in C is part two of a two-part special featuring four ballets by NYCB co-founder George Balanchine set to the music of French composers.Symphony in C airs on Friday, February 24 at 9PM on PBS […]

From Vienna – The New Year’s Celebration 2017

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Stage and screen legend Julie Andrews returns for the eighth time to host the festive annual New Year’s celebration with the Vienna Philharmonic, under the direction of Gustavo Dudamel, from Vienna’s Musikverein. The Vienna Philharmonic and soloists of the Vienna State Ballet return for the beloved annual tradition against the joyful backdrop of the scenic […]

Shakespeare Live! From the Royal Shakespeare Company

Shakespeare Live! Full Episode

Star-Studded Shakespeare Live! From the Royal Shakespeare Company takes center stage on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Friday, December 23 at 9 p.m. as grand finale of PBS Arts Fall Festival. The gala celebratory event, hosted by David Tennant and Catherine Tate, features Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Helen Mirren, Rufus Wainwright, Joseph Fiennes, and many more saluting […]

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses

Richard III Full Episode

Richard III is the third of three parts in The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses. Richard III, the most notorious of Shakespeare’s kings, manipulates his way through the court on a ruthless path to the throne.  But after Richard’s defeat at the battle of Bosworth Field, the Houses of Lancaster and York unite, […]

From Vienna – The New Year’s Celebration 2017

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Julie Andrews Returns as Host of From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2017, Conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, and On THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Sunday, January 1 at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. ET on PBS The Vienna Philharmonic and soloists of the Vienna State Ballet return for the beloved annual tradition against the joyful backdrop of the […]

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses

Betrayal and Murder | Richard III

Richard is two-faced as he plots the demise of both his brother and his father, the King.