3x JUNO nominees/3x CFMA winners SULTANS OF STRING’s Festive new disc, CHRISTMAS CARAVAN Takes Listeners on a World Music Tour
Chris McKhool: six-stringed violin; Kevin Laliberté: flamenco guitar; Eddie Paton: flamenco guitar; Drew Birston: bass; Chendy León: percussion
Special guests: Rebecca Campbell and Amanda Martinez
Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! 3x JUNO Award nominees/3x CFMA winners Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring band originals, world-music inspired classics, and seasonal favourites to warm your heart on a cold winter’s night. From fiery fiddle tunes to a Caribbean sleigh ride, this surprising and delightful holiday fiesta heats up when Sultans of String bring their signature sound to well known gems such as Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, The Huron Carol (with newly-translated Indigenous lyrics), a djembe-driven Little Drummer Boy, a Feliz Navidad ska party, a Turkish twist on Greensleeves, as well as a Gypsy-jazz inspired Django Christmas, and a Rumba Flamenca-fuelled Jingle Bells.
- Nov 26 – Peterborough ON – Market Hall Performing Arts Centre
- Nov 30 – Ottawa ON – Shenkman Arts Centre
- Dec 1 – Kitchener ON – Registry Theatre
- Dec 2 – Toronto ON – Isabel Bader Theatre
- Dec 3 — London ON – Aeolian Hall
- Dec 7 – Aurora ON – Aurora Cultural Centre
- Dec 9 – North Bay ON – North Bay Symphony
- Dec 14 – Picton ON – Regent Theatre
- Dec 16 – Sault Ste. Marie – w/ Sault Symphony
- Dec 17 – Elliot Lake – w/ Sault Symphony
- Dec 18 – Winnipeg MB – West End Cultural Centre
- Dec 19 – Moose Jaw SK – Moose Jaw Cultural Centre
- Dec 20 – Saskatoon SK – The Bassment
- Dec 21 – North Battleford SK – Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
- Dec 22 – Prince Albert SK – E.A. Rawlinson Centre
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