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TINGSTAD & RUMBEL Celebrate the Enduring Spirit of the Season, December 7
Each and every season for 28 years, Grammy Award-winning artists, Eric Tingstad and Nancy Rumbel have been home for the holidays creating a longstanding tradition with Northwest families. Their holiday presence illuminates the enduring spirit of the season with a gift of song.
The BI Metro Park & Recreation District is pleased to present Tingstad and Rumbel December 7, 2013 at 7:00pm. Concert will be held at Island Center Hall, 8395 Fletcher Bay Rd, Bainbridge Island. Advance tickets will be available after November 12 by calling our office at (206) 842-2306 ext 118, or at Vern's Winslow Drug. Advance tickets are $18; Door Tickets will be $20. Students Tickets $10.
The perfect blend of Americana fingerstyle guitar, double reeds; and the ocarina emitting the nostalgic sound of penny whistles, lends magic to the season that fills the world with hope through the redeeming power of music. The enduring relationships Tingstad & Rumbel have created through the years continue to bring family and friends together as memories are made and cherished thereafter. This year, bass player, Garey Shelton will join Tingstad & Rumbel in quintessential holiday fare.
Festive and reverent, solemn and lively, the repertoire Eric and Nancy bring to audiences year after year are perennial favorites that have been passed down through the ages. Eric and Nancy first collaborated in 1985 recording their debut CD, The Gift which quickly became a holiday classic. Their holiday discography includes, Comfort and Joy, Star of Wonder, and Peace on Earth.
Well-known throughout the country and throughout the music industry, Tingstad & Rumbel won the Best New Age Grammy Award in 2003 in support of Acoustic Garden. Tingstad’s latest ensemble release, Southwest was nominated for a Grammy in 2007.
For more information about their touring schedule, history, and discography of Tingstad and Rumbel, please visit http://tingstadrumbel.com.