The holidays have found a new rocking tradition! Emmy winner and Grammy-and-Tony- nominated Rob Mathes returns to the Schimmel stage with his band of all-star musicians including instrumentalists from Saturday Night Live and the Late Show with David Letterman. Come for an afternoon of funk- and R&B-laden original tunes, holiday classics, and audience favorites to put you in the spirit of the season. Rob Mathes has worked professionally with U2, Beyonce, Bruce Springsteen and Sting. With friends like his, you never know who could show up!
Photo: Kevin Yatarola
Rob Mathes has produced records for Sting, Carly Simon, Panic At The Disco, and Rod Stewart, among many others. As an arranger, he has worked for a who’s who list, from rock and pop legends Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, Aretha Franklin, Beyonce, Bono, and Elton John to Classical and Jazz Artists like Luciano Pavarotti, Yo-Yo Ma, Dave Brubeck, and Tony Bennett. He won the Emmy Award for his musical direction of the Kennedy Center Honors and musically directed the Obama Inauguration at the Lincoln Memorial, Pope Francis’ Concert For Hope at Madison Square Garden, and the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame show since 1998.
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