Event type: All Ages / Licensed
Enjoy Sultans of String's unique Xmas show. Doors open at 7 pm, show starts at 8 pm. This show will be seated. Celebrate the season with a trip around the world on Dec 10th at The Sanctuary when 2x JUNO nom/2x CFMA winning Sultans of String perform their new Christmas Caravan concert, an exuberant show featuring 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 translated Indigenous lyrics), Little Drummer Boy, a ska-inspired Feliz Navidad, a Turkish twist on Greensleeves, A Charlie Brown Christmas, not to mention a Gypsy-Jazz inspired Django Christmas and a Flamenca-fuelled Jingle Bells. This one-of-a-kind show will also feature shimmering guest vocalist Rebecca Campbell (Alanis Morissette, Bruce Cockburn, Emmylou Harris) and is a sneak peek of their upcoming companion CD that features such luminary special guest artists as The Chieftains’ Paddy Moloney, Alex Cuba, Sweet Honey In The Rock, The Good Lovelies, Waleed Abdulhamid, Crystal Shawanda, Ruben Blades, Richard Bona, a Turkish orchestra and more!
Cutoff is Saturday, December 10, 2016 4:59 pm EST unless it sells out earlier.