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Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends

Jackie Evancho performs “O Mio Babbino Caro”

In a clip from Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends, Jackie Evancho, the 10 year old opera singer who first appeared on America’s Got Talent, performs Puccini’s “O Mio Babbino Caro” from the opera Gianni Schicchi. Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends airs throughout March 2011 on PBS (check local listings).

Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends

Highlights

Watch clips from the performances in Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends airing for Great Performances this March on PBS. Foster’s high profile friends on this occasion include All-4-One, Martina McBride, Charice, Natalie Cole, Earth, Wind & Fire, America’s Got Talent sensation Jackie Evancho, Lara Fabian, Ne-Yo, Michael Bolton, pedal steel guitar virtuoso Robert Randolph, […]

Harry Connick Jr., In Concert on Broadway

“Take Her to Mardi Gras”

Watch a portion of Harry Connick Jr.’s performance of “Take Her to Mardi Gras” from GREAT PERFORMANCES Harry Connick Jr., In Concert on Broadway airing nationally March 2, 2011 at 9:30 p.m. (check local listings).

Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends

Preview the Show

Maestro to the stars David Foster, who has collaborated with some of the greatest superstars in music, returns to THIRTEEN’s Great Performances series with several of his favorite artists for a magnificent night of music: Hitman Returns: David Foster & Friends is scheduled to air this March 2011 on PBS (check local listings).

Harry Connick Jr., In Concert on Broadway

Interview with Harry Connick, Jr.

Twenty years after dazzling audiences in his first Broadway solo concert, the three-time Grammy winner returns to the Main Stage with a roster of fan favorites. Great Performances – Harry Connick, Jr. in Concert on Broadway premieres Wednesday, March 2, 9:30PM (check local listings).

Harry Connick Jr., In Concert on Broadway

Preview the Concert

The Grammy Award-winner’s return to Broadway last summer will air on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Wednesday, March 2 at 9:30 p.m. ET.

Sondheim! The Birthday Concert

Performance of “Move On”

Watch Broadway veterans Bernadette Peters and Mandy Patinkin perform “Move On” from Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George with the New York Philharmonic for Sondheim’s 80th birthday celebration. The two-hour concert, Sondheim! The Birthday Concert will air on PBS’s Great Performances Wednesday, November 24 at 9 p.m. (check local listings).

Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Pierre Boulez Conducts Mahler’s 7th

Preview the Concert

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor Emeritus Pierre Boulez will replace Music Director Riccardo Muti as conductor for the THIRTEEN Great Performances broadcast on Wednesday, October 27 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings).

La Danse: Le Ballet de l’Opéra de Paris

Preview the Film

Frederick Wiseman’s performance-documentary, La Danse – Le Ballet de l’Opera de Paris, provides an inside look at the French ballet company known for perfection and precision, The Paris Opera Ballet. The film airs for GREAT PERFORMANCES June 16, 2010 at 9 p.m. (check local listings).

Preview the Opera

The Metropolitan Opera’s new production of Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann, conducted by Met Music Director James Levine and directed by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, premieres on THIRTEEN’S Great Performances at the Met series. Joseph Calleja sings the title role, joined by Anna Netrebko as both Antonia and Stella, Kathleen Kim as Olympia, Ekaterina Gubanova […]