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John Mayer Making a Duet With Brad Mehldau

August 23, 2010 (7:58 am) GMT
The two musicians cover songs from the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Blind Faith, Led Zeppelin and The Verve.
John Mayer Making a Duet With Brad Mehldau

Rocker thrilled fans at a sold-out concert on Sunday, August 22 after inviting jazz star Brad Mehldau onstage for a duet set. The singer took to his Twitter.com page last week and hinted that his concert at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl would be extra special, teasing, "Planning something so beautiful for the Hollywood Bowl show... Stay tuned..."

And Mayer kept his promise - he and pianist Mehldau wowed the crowd with a collaborative set as the sun went down over the outdoor venue. The duo covered 's "The Wind Cries Mary", "Can't Find My Way Home" by Blind Faith, and 's "Going to California", before transitioning into Mayer's own "Stop This Train".

They ended the set with a jazz rendition of 's 1997 hit "Bitter Sweet Symphony".

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