LA Phil’s YOLA to perform at Super Bowl

Posted on: February 2, 2022

Musicians from the Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (YOLA), Music Director Gustavo Dudamel, and Coldplay perform during the halftime show on Super Bowl Sunday in 2016.

“The NFL today announced the pregame entertainment lineup for the Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles which will be played at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, CA on Sunday, February 13,” reads an unsigned article posted Tuesday (2/1) by the National Football League. “The game will air on NBC and Telemundo, and stream live on Peacock…. Mickey Guyton will sing the National Anthem…. Jhené Aiko will sing America the Beautiful…. On behalf of the National Association of the Deaf, … Sandra Mae Frank will perform the National Anthem and America the Beautiful in American Sign Language. American urban contemporary gospel duo Mary Mary accompanied by the LA Phil’s YOLA (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles) [will perform] Lift Every Voice and Sing, conducted by Thomas Wilkins, Principal Conductor of the LA Phil’s Hollywood Bowl Orchestra…. In honor of the Air Force’s 75th Anniversary year, the service will conduct a first-of-its-kind flyover over SoFi Stadium during the national anthem…. In 2016, Los Angeles Philharmonic Music Director Gustavo Dudamel conducted members of Youth Orchestra Los Angeles in the Super Bowl halftime show.”