David Foster

Preview of the Concert

Everyone’s favorite “Hitman” David Foster joins Great Performances superstar Andrea Bocelli for a new Christmas concert of holiday classics airing on Thanksgiving night. Showcasing Bocelli’s unmistakable soaring vocals are lush new arrangements infused with the distinctive Foster touch. The inspiring concert performance, recorded at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, also features special musical guests […]

Hitman: David Foster & Friends

Introduction

Photo: Karl Simone “Dear friends,” 15 Grammy Award-winner David Foster calls them, “some of my favorite people in the world.” To you and me, however, they’re better known as Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban and Michael Bublé. The gilded trio leads a parade of entertainers nurtured by the Canadian-born producer, honoring him in a gala concert […]

Vivere: Andrea Bocelli Live in Tuscany

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Graphic Art: Gabriel Torres Technical Director: Brian Lee Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation Assistance: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2007 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York’s Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New York City. Anthony Chapman, […]

Vivere: Andrea Bocelli Live in Tuscany

Musical Selections

The evening’s program was recorded live at the Teatro del Silenzio in Lajatico, Italy in July 2007. “Melodramma” Music and lyrics by Pierpaolo Guerrini and Paolo Luciani Andrea Bocelli “A Te” Music and lyrics by Andrea Bocelli Andrea Bocelli, Kenny G “Romanza” Music and lyrics by Mauro Malavasi Andrea Bocelli “Vivo Per Lei” Music and […]

Vivere: Andrea Bocelli Live in Tuscany

Introduction

Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli grew up in Lajatico, a rural village in Tuscany, where his family still farms nearby. On the slopes of this ancient hill town, a special theater was constructed for a one-night-only concert of his greatest popular hits along with new songs performed to honor the occasion. Some famous musical friends dropped […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Art Director: Sabina Daley Designer & Flash Programmer: Karen Mattson Graphic Art: Karen Mattson Technical Director: Brian Lee PHP Scripting: Ben Chappel Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation Assistance: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2002 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Josh Answers Your Questions

We want to thank everyone who submitted questions to Josh. He could only respond to a limited number of your submissions, and we are not accepting additional inquiries. Question 1: Is everybody in your family as musically inclined as you? Answer: My family is pretty musical in that they enjoy and appreciate music from all […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Interview: Josh Groban

GREAT PERFORMANCES: How did this TV special, JOSH GROBAN IN CONCERT, come about for PBS? Josh Groban: Well, even back when we were first starting to make the CD, really as far back as when I was in high school, I always dreamed of one day doing a show on PBS, because I had grown […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Singing Sensation

While Eminem and Christina Aguilera fight it out for the number one spot on the BILLBOARD charts and the hearts and dollars of the MTV generation, there is an unlikely force on the music scene who is giving them a run for their money. Josh Groban may not win an award at the next MTV […]

Josh Groban in Concert

About Josh

Josh Groban grew up in Southern California and enjoyed performing as a child. He became more serious about his craft when he attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and began studying voice in earnest. His vocal coach was acquainted with record producer-composer David Foster and when Foster put out a call for singers […]