Be sure to check out the exciting events leading up to the release, including the full stream of the DVD documenting "The Imagine Project" now live on Hulu.com. only until June 22.
Herbie Hancock's "The Imagine Project" is a recording and film project featuring collaborations between music legend Herbie Hancock and a dozen superstars from every region of the globe. It utilizes the universal language of music to express its central themes of peace and global responsibility. The DVD footage was produced by Doug Biro and Jon Fine of Hudson River Films.
"The Imagine Project" embodies a lineup of international artists from all corners of the world. Artists include Dave Matthews, Anoushka Shankar, Jeff Beck, The Chieftains, John Legend, India.Arie, Seal, Pink, Juanes, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Chaka Khan, K'Naan, Wayne Shorter, James Morrison, and Lisa Hannigan. The album and film stands, on one level, as powerful testaments to the goals of world peace, humanity and tolerance, and respect for our planet, but The Imagine Project shall remain at its core, entertainment content that is deeply fulfilling, both creativ ely and emotionally.
"The Imagine Project" DVD is now streaming on HULU in full! Be sure to check out the amazing video of live performance and recording footage from the new album for a LIMITED time.
You can also listen to the album in its entirety until June 22 on NPR!
And... Tune in Monday, June 21, for a special LARRY KING LIVE telethon "Disaster in the Gulf: How You Can Help," featuring three charities you can support. The money raised will go to aid in rebuilding the Gulf Coast. Herbie will be performing "Imagine" with special guest India.Arie. Check your local CNN listings for times!
Pre-Order "The Imagine Project" at your preferred digital retailer.
Stop by www.herbiehancock.com for all the purchase links!
Don't miss out on seeing Herbie perform on the following shows:
June 22 - Jimmy Fallon (Herbie with The Roots) NBC 12:35pm / 11:35PM CT
June 23 - The Today Show (Performing with India.Arie) NBC 7am ET / 10am PT
(Herbie Hancock, Gigi Hancock & Arnaldo DeSouteiro)
Herbie On Tour:
June 24 - Carnegie Hall Performance - http://bit.ly/c0h9GU
June 25 - Confederation Park, Ottawa Jazz Fest - Ottawa, ON
June 26 - Massey Hall - Toronto, ON
June 27 - Place Des Arts – Theater Maisonneuve - Montreal, QC
June 30 - Villa Arconati - Milan, Italy
July 1 - Cavea Hall, Auditorium Parco Della Musica of Rome - Rome, Italy
July 3 - Copenhagen Jazz Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
July 5 - Vienna State Opera House - Vienna, Austria
July 6 - Incheba - Bratislava - Slovak Republic
July 9 - Auditorio de Peniscola - Peniscola, Spain
July 10 - North Sea Jazz Festival, Amazon Ahoy Complex - Rotterdam, Holland
July 12 - Theatre De La Mer - Sete, France
July 14 - Schloss Park - Neu Hardenberg, Germany
July 15 - Volkspark - Mainz, Germany
July 16 - Montreux Jazz Festival - Montreux, Switzerland
July 17 - Umbria Jaz Festival, Arena Santa Giuliana - Perugia, Italy
July 21 - Nice Jazz Festival - Nice, Italy
July 22 - Molde Jazz Festival - Molde, Norway
July 24 - Jardines de Cap-Roig - Cap-Roig, Spain
July 25 - Esceario Puerta Del Angel - Madrid, Spain
August 6 - Buffalo Place Rocks The Harbor, Buffalo, NY
August 7 - Lowell Summer Music Series, Lowell, MA
August 8 - Jazz Fest -Ft. Adams State Park –Newport, RI
August 9 - Tanglewood Koussevitzky Music Shed, Lennox, MA
August 10 - Spaulding Auditorium, Hanover, NH
August 13 - Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA
August 18 - Chene Park Music Theater, Detroit, MI
August 20 - Potawatomi Bingo Casino, Milwaukee WI
August 21 - Symphony Center, Chicago IL
August 22 - Ryman Auditorium, Nashville TN
August 25 - Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver Creek, CO
August 26 - Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole, WY
August 28 - Mt. Baker Theater, Bellingham, WA
August 29 - Woodland Park Zoo Amphitheatre, Seattle, WA
September 1 - Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA