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Pop / Jazz / Rock

An evening with Mark Knopfler and band

Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier August 24, 2019

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In celebration of his upcoming ninth solo studio album, Down The Road Wherever, Mark Knopfler is set for a North American tour.  Knopfler will perform with an expanded ten-piece band, most of whom have been working with him for more than two decades: Guy Fletcher (keyboards), Richard Bennett (guitar), Jim Cox (piano), Mike McGoldrick (whistle and flute), John McCusker (fiddle and cittern), Glenn Worf (bass), Danny Cummings (percussion) and Ian Thomas (drums). New additions include Graeme Blevins (saxophone) and Tom Walsh (trumpet).

Knopfler has previously released eight solo albums, as well as Neck And Neck with guitar great Chet Atkins and All The Roadrunning with Emmylou Harris. He has also created film soundtracks for Local Hero, The Princess Bride and Cal. In addition to producing his own records, Knopfler has also produced albums for Bob Dylan and Randy Newman, amongst others. Knopfler was made an Order of the British Empire in 1999 and was given the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Ivor Novellos in 2012.

Details

  • Producers / Presenters : 
  • Venue : Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier
  • Duration (subject to change without notice) : 2h10 without intermission
Album with purchase - Mark Knopfler
Album with purchase - Mark Knopfler

Every ticket for this show includes a CD copy of Mark Knopfler’s Down The Road Wherever

You will receive an email, with more details about this offer, approximately seven days after your purchase.

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