This Sunday night (December 13), two of essentially the most celebrated guitarists within the current historical past of acoustic music will carry out a reside Christmas present from Nashville, TN. Tommy Emmanuel on the metal string guitar will pair up with Jerry Douglas on slide reso-guitar for a night of music taken from every of their solo Christmas albums.
The live performance shall be hosted at third & Lindley, and streamed reside on-line by Nugs.TV. Beginning at 9:00 p.m. (EST), Jerry and Tommy shall be accompanied by Pat Bergeson on guitar and harmonica, Christian Sedelmeyer on fiddle, and Daniel Kimbro on bass.
Douglas and Emmanuel have carried out an excellent bit collectively currently since they met by likelihood at a comedy present in Nashville. Each males have been effectively acquainted with others oeuvre, however had by no means mentioned enjoying collectively till then. The 2 had numerous exhibits deliberate collectively for 2020, which has turn into a misplaced 12 months for practically everybody within the arts. Had issues gone as deliberate, they’d simply be ending a European tour proper about now.
Jerry launched a Christmas album, Jerry Christmas, in 2009, and Tommy has two to his credit score: All I Need For Christmas in 2011, and Christmas Recollections from 2016. For his or her December 13 present, they may draw choices from all three tasks, and maybe embody some others that will come to thoughts. Although each are referred to as high flight guitarists, they’re every additionally very gifted vocalists as effectively.
Solely a really restricted reside viewers shall be admitted to the membership, however tickets for the livestream can be found now for $12.99 by Nugs.TV. In case you are busy Sunday night time, or reside in part of the world the place the time is problematic, the stream shall be accessible for 48 hours to all ticket holders.
Tickets for the reside, in-person live performance are additionally accessible on-line for $45.