Jay Peak Presents: Shawn Colvin
- General Admission: $40
- VIP Admission: $75
Includes photograph with Shawn Colvin, Private Bar, Two Complimentary Drink Tickets, Preferred Seating in Rows 1 – 6, and Pre-Show Appetizers.
VIP TICKET DETAILS: Shawn Colvin will meet with VIP guests at approximately 7:30pm. Jay Peak’s professional Photographer will be in place to take all VIP photos.
Doors: 7:00 PM
Support: 8:00 PM
Show: 9:00 PM
In an era when female singer-songwriters are ever more ubiquitous. Shawn Colvin stands out as singular and enduring talent. Her songs are works of craft and catharsis that become treasured, lifetime companions for their listeners. In the 25 years since the release of her debut album she has won three Grammy Awards, including Song of the Year and Record of the Year for the hit single Sunny Came Home, and has been nominated for another seven. She has released 10 albums, appeared on countless television and radio programs, had her songs featured in major motion pictures, maintained a non-stop national and international touring schedule, and created a remarkable canon of work. Over the years Shawn has shared the stage with such legendary artists as Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Hornsby, Emmylou Harris, Don Henley, James Taylor and Lyle Lovett. In a live review The Guardian newspaper praised her extraordinary songs, mesmerising guitar playing, and a voice that goes effortlessly from bruise-tender to scar-hard in a matter of minutes.
Shawn's latest album, All Fall Down, is her eighth studio album and the first to be produced by her longtime friend and cohort Buddy Miller. Recorded in Nashville, it features a group of stellar musicians including Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Bill Frisell and Jakob Dylan. The album¹s release was simultaneous with the publication of her memoir, Diamond In The Rough. With the wit, lyricism, and empathy that characterize Shawn's performances, Diamond in the Rough looks back over a rich lifetime of highs and lows with stunning insight and candor. Through its pages, we witness the inspiring story of a woman honing her artistry, finding her voice, and making herself whole.
The Foeger Ballroom at Jay Peak
Fri, Oct 24, 2014 - 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm