The Peter Mayer Group: Stars and Promises Tour
Gilliam Stage at Barter Theatre
ACCLAIMED SINGER-SONGWRITER PETER MAYER RINGS IN THE CHRISTMAS SEASON
Musical artist Peter Mayer launches ‘Stars and Promises’ tour for the 2016 holiday season
Guitarist and singer Peter Mayer (Peter Mayer Group, Jimmy Buffett Coral Reefers) brings his 16th annual ‘Stars and Promises’ Christmas Tour, Wings of Angels to Barter Theatre on Monday, December 5th. The seasonal performance features imaginative arrangements of traditional and original carols, composed and led by Mayer and his ensemble of versatile musicians.
“Christmas is celebrated around the world in song. From concert halls and shopping malls, street corner choirs and carols ‘round the fire, we hear the songs old and new that have made our yuletide tradition,” said Peter Mayer, guitarist and singer for the Peter Mayer Group. “We are excited to bring back ‘Stars and Promises’ for the 16th year and a new holiday season of music dedicated to the angels among us.”
Mayer is joined by a world class ensemble of musicians, featuring Chris Walters on piano (Bela Fleck, Alabama, J.D. Souther), Eric Darken on percussion (Taylor Swift, Bob Seger), Mark Holland on native flute (Autumn’s Child, Oregon), Alicia Enstrom on violin (Cirque du Soleil), Barrage, singer-songwriter Brendan Mayer (Getaway Car, Mailboat Records Recording Artist) and Zeb Briskovich (Clark Terry, Grady Tate, The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra) on bass. The world-class music is accompanied by a beautiful stage production, lighting and pristine sound. Stars and Promises is a celebration of story and song that will rings in the Christmas spirit.
The Peter Mayer Group has helped to raise thousands of dollars for communities throughout the United States that make a significant impact to local charities. In addition a portion of the product sales are given back to the charity or cause of choice.
Peter Mayer has released 13 albums to date and tours year round with the Peter Mayer Group. He is the lead guitarist in Jimmy Buffett’s Coral Reefer Band and has shared the stage with a variety of artists such as James Taylor, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Ringo Starr.
Cast & Credits
Chris Walters on piano (Bela Fleck, Alabama, J.D. Souther)
Eric Darken on percussion (Taylor Swift, Bob Seger)
Mark Holland on native flute (Autumn’s Child, Oregon)
Alicia Enstrom on violin (Cirque du Soleil)
Barrage, singer-songwriter Brendan Mayer (Getaway Car, Mailboat Records Recording Artist)
Zeb Briskovich (Clark Terry, Grady Tate, The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra) on bass
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