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A Win for Gershwin!

| November 29, 2011 | Parties

THE PARTY The L.A. Philharmonic’s fundraising gala followed an all-Gershwin concert featuring Gustavo Dudamel and legendary pianist Herbie Hancock. THE PLAYERS Quincy Jones, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Samantha and John Williams, Don Johnson, Zev Yaroslavsky, Gloria Molina, Eloisa Maturen Dudamel, Soraya Sarah Nazarian, William Shatner THE HIGHLIGHTS Hancock joined an exuberant Dudamel and the Philharmonic on the piano for a spectacular closing performance of “Rhapsody in Blue,” which was only topped by the jazz icon’s special birthday dedication of Gershwin’s “Embraceable You” to his wife, Gigi. Photos by Mathew Imaging


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