Sultans of String: Christmas Caravan at the Academy Theatre in Lindsay. Show starts at 7 pm.
“Tickets are $35.00. Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! Billboard charting Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring band originals, world-music inspired classics and seasonal favorites to warm your heart on a cold winter's night. From fiery fiddle tunes to a Caribbean sleigh ride, this surprising & delightful holiday fiesta heats up when these 3x Canadian Folk Music Award winners bring their signature sound to well known gems such as Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, The Huron Carol, a djembe-driven Little Drummer Boy, a Turkish twist on Greensleeves, a Gypsy-jazz inspired Django Christmas and a Rumba Flamenca-fuelled Jingle Bells. The band is joined by guest vocalist Rebecca Campbell (Jane Siberry, Lynn Miles, Ian Tamblyn, Paul Quarrington, Parachute Club). Their companion CD hit Billboard's World charts (#6), The New York Times Hits list, & features such luminaries as The Chieftains' Paddy Moloney, Grammy winners Sweet Honey in The Rock, Richard Bona & more!
Click on the links below to see Sultans of String on YouTube!
Hallelujah -- with guest vocalist Rebecca Campbell (Bruce Cockburn, Jane Siberry, Emmylou Harris) - https://youtu.be/jotHqUJ-NWo
Django Christmas - https://youtu.be/twUFepphC-0
The Little Swallow (Carol of the Bells)/ Al Vuelo - https://youtu.be/kFxrGXtv0IM”