Hollywood Bowl | Los Angeles, California
Bask in the radiance as Harry Connick Jr.’s July Fourth Fireworks Spectacular lights up the sky at the Hollywood Bowl this Thursday, July 4! After two nights of thunderous live shows, the yearly celebration comes to a show-stopping finale, once again backed by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Maestro Thomas Wilkins. An all-American icon with a heart and voice of gold, Harry Connick Jr. defined eras of music with his delicious jazz tunes. With over 30 million records sold across the globe, the GRAMMY Award winner dominated airwaves with his Billboard chart-topping albums, which include Only You, We Are in Love, and the soundtrack from the classic romcom movie “When Harry Met Sally…” Beyond his piano-playing trances, Harry has swept audiences off their feet with his on-screen roles, including memorable appearances in the box office megahit “Independence Day” and Primetime Emmy Award-winning sitcom “Will & Grace.” Buy your tickets now and enjoy the symphonies and fireworks at the state-of-the-art Hollywood Bowl!
Year after year, this momentous celebration has joined America hand-in-hand, and now, the night you’ve all been waiting for has come yet again! Get ready as the GRANDEST light show in the sky backdrops the soul-rending symphonies of Harry Connick Jr. this July 4 LIVE at the Hollywood Bowl’s July Fourth Fireworks Spectacular, featuring Maestro Thomas Wilkins and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra!
“Connick gave his audience an authentic and exciting performance... He allowed the actual music to take center stage and allowed us to experience it all intimately. Simply delicious.”
An accomplished artist in more ways than one, Harry Connick Jr. defies the bounds of multimedia with a suave smile and silky smooth voice. In music, he has a worldwide sales total of over 30 million units, decorated by three GRAMMY Awards and two Emmys. Harry was born in the Big Easy, the birthplace of jazz itself, which is why it seems fated that he conquered Billboard’s Top Jazz Albums, setting the record for most number-one hits in the chart’s history with 13! This unprecedented discography features several multi-platinum albums, including sophomore records We Are in Love and Blue Light, Red Light, the soundtrack from “When Harry Met Sally…,” and the holiday best-seller When My Heart Finds Christmas.
When it comes to acting chops, Harry Connick Jr. can keep up with the best of them! His silver screen credits feature starring roles in the sci-fi blockbuster “Independence Day” and the beloved family movie franchise “Dolphin Tale.” On television, our headliner appeared as a fan-favorite guest character in the Primetime Emmy Award-winning sitcom “Will & Grace.” He also served as a judge for Seasons 13-15 of “American Idol” and hosted his own Daytime Emmy-nominated talk show “Harry.”
Leading the musical accompaniment for the event is Maestro Thomas Wilkins, the Music Director Laureate of the Omaha Symphony, who also doubles as the venue’s principal conductor. With him is the Los Angeles Philharmonic, a distinguished full-piece orchestra that holds three GRAMMY Awards for Best Orchestral Performance.
Feel the electricity in the air at Hollywood Bowl’s July Fourth Fireworks Spectacular with Harry Connick Jr. on Thursday, July 4! This SoCal concert landmark combines cutting-edge stage technology, pitch-perfect acoustic engineering, and breathtaking pyrotechnic displays to elevate the concert extravaganza into the stratosphere! Tickets are out - book yours now!