Jim Brickman Brings Holiday Tour to Fox Cities P.A.C. Tonight
As he marks this 19th year tradition from coast to coast, Jim will showcase new music, along with holiday favorites and the hits that made him the most charted Billboard Adult Contemporary artist, earning him two Grammy nods and four gold albums. With featured musical guests, feelings of comfort and joy are fused together with Jim's most beloved hits like "Valentine," "If You Believe," "The Gift," "Angel Eyes," and "Sending You A Little Christmas." You'll be reminded of what we cherish during the most wonderful time of the year. . . Togetherness.
Tickets for Jim Brickman's Comfort & Joy tour start at $29 and will go on sale Monday, June 22 at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at the Fox Cities P.A.C. ticket office in person or through Ticketmaster online and phone at (800) 982-2787.
Jim Brickman has revolutionized the sound of solo piano with his pop-style instrumentals and star studded vocal collaborations. Since the release of his debut album, No Words, in 1994, Jim Brickman's romantic piano sound has made him the best selling solo piano artist of our time. His signature style has also brought him two Grammy nods, four certified Gold albums, and 30 charted adult radio hits. Brickman received top honors with two SESAC "Songwriter of the Year" awards, a Canadian Country Music Award and a Dove Award presented by the Gospel Music Association.
Brickman's best-known compositions include the chart-toppers "Valentine," "The Gift," "Love of My Life," "Simple Things" and "Peace." He has established a reputation for his collaborations with many gifted musical artists that include: Martina McBride, Kenny Rogers, Lady Antebellum, Johnny Mathis, Michael W. Smith, Kenny Loggins, Carly Simon, Herb Alpert, Collin Raye, Michael Bolton, Sara Evans, Donny Osmond, and Olivia Newton-John.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio Brickman began playing piano at the age of five. He studied at the prestigious Cleveland Institute of Music, where a scholarship has been established in his honor, and founded his own advertising music company in 1980.
Brickman has received worldwide acclaim as a performer. His concerts have been enjoyed internationally and in over 125 cities across the U.S, including shows at Carnegie Hall and the White House. He is performing on his eighth Jim Brickman Cruise in October 2015. Jim Brickman hosts Your Weekendwith Jim Brickman, a weekly radio show heard in over 80 cities across North America. He has authored three best-selling books, Soothe: How to find calm amid the chaos, Simple Things and Love Notes.
A strong supporter of PBS, Brickman has taped five concert specials presented on the network, which include Celebration of the 70's (2013) Beautiful World (2009), Jim Brickman at the Magic Kingdom-The Disney Songbook (2005), My Romance, An Evening with Jim Brickman (2000) and Love Songs and Lullabies (2002).