Australian guitarist and Grammy nominee Tommy Emmanuel announces a series of three shows in the Netherlands early next year. World-renowned sound guitarist and proud holder of the title of Certified Guitar Player, he sells hundreds of shows each year, with his unique fingerprint style and innovative mix of jazz, blues, country and classical / Spanish influences. The world. Guitarist Mike Daves (UK) provided the support legislation.
Tommy Emmanuel, who toured Australia with his family as ‘The Emmanuel Quartet’ at the age of 6, became a renowned guitarist with two Grammy nominations for his name. Through his solo shows he sells venues such as the Sydney Opera House and Carnegie Hall in New York and his videos have been viewed more than 30 million times on YouTube. Fans and experts around the world agree that this is not only his sublime technique – Tommy plays alone, which usually requires at least three guitarists and a percussionist – but he also has the unbridled enthusiasm to impress the audience with his performances.
Last year Tommy Emmanuel expanded his impressive discography with the double album ‘The Best of Tomicongs’ (2020). In addition to the five new tracks, Tommy Emmanuel’s collection of new recordings of his best songs proves that he has not lost any of his talent and creativity in his more than 50 years of life, and that we are still dealing with a guitarist at the highest level. . Or, according to guitar hero Seth Atkins, “one of the best players I’ve ever seen”.
This time Tommy asked his friend and fellow fingerprint guitarist Mike Daves for support. Daves’ arrangement for Metallica’s’ One ‘in has received over 4 million views on YouTube and has been dubbed “Fucking Fantastic” by James Headfield.
Tommy Emanuel Tour:
Thursday, February 17, Tilburg, 013
Sunday, February 20, Utrecht, Divolvertenberg
Monday, February 21, Groningen, de Osterford