Tommy Emmanuel has announced an American tour.
The Chet Atkins-Certified Guitar Player will criss-cross the Northeast and Midwest throughout July and September. He will be joined on the trek by Jorma Kaukonen, Mike Dawes and Joe Robinson.
You can check out Emmanuel's full itinerary below.
Emmanuel's most recent release is Heart Songs, a collaborative effort between himself and another Atkins-Certified Guitar Player, John Knowles. Released last month via CGP Sounds/Thirty Tigers, the album features arrangements of Hank Williams’ "Cold, Cold Heart," the Bee Gees’ "How Deep Is Your Love," Billy Joel’s "Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel)" and Michael McDonald’s "I Can Let Go Now" among its 14 tracks.
"A 'heart song' is really a love song," Emmanuel said of the album. "Love has many facets—love of family, romantic love. So we started there and then looked for melodies that could be played with heart."
Tommy Emmanuel U.S. tour dates:
7/15 Homer, NY @ Center for the Arts of Homer with John Knowles*
7/17 Wilkes Barre, PA @ F.M. Kirby Center for the Arts with Mike Dawes
7/18 New London, CT @ The Garde Arts Center with Mike Dawes
7/19 Beverley, MA @ The Cabot with Mike Dawes
7/20 Oak Hilly, NY @ Grey Fox Music Festival
7/21 Englewood, NJ @ Bergen Performing Arts Center with Mike Dawes
7/23 Wilmington, DE @ The Queen with Mike Dawes
7/24 Annapolis, MD @ Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts with Mike Dawes
9/18 Elmhurst, IL @ Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel + Benefit Show
9/20 Oklahoma City, OK @ Rose State College Hudiburg with Joe Robinson
9/21 Kansas City, MO @ Arvest Bank Theatre with Joe Robinson
9/22 Lincoln, NE @ Rococo Theatre with Joe Robinson
9/23 Des Moines, IA @ Hoyt Sherman Place with Joe Robinson
9/25 Kalamazoo, MI @ Kalamazoo State Theatre with Jorma Kaukonen
9/26 Columbus, OH @ Davidson Theatre with Jorma Kaukonen
9/27 Cincinnati, OH @ Taft Theatre with Jorma Kaukonen
9/28 Frankfort, KY @ Grand Theatre
*Rescheduled dates from Heart Songs Tour