Andrew Bird Announces Orchestral Tour Dates, Shows With Punch Brothers

first_imgAndrew Bird will play a series of orchestral shows in September and October. The performances will find the singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and film score composer teaming up local symphonies during each stop, including two concerts with the National Symphony Orchestra at Washington, DC’s Kennedy Center.Bird’s run will get started in Indianapolis on September 26th before heading to Kansas City, Los Angeles, and D.C. over the course of the next two months. In D.C., he will be joined by musician and composer Gabriel Kahane, who has composed new orchestrations of Bird’s material.Additionally, Bird has also announced a few co-headlining shows with the popular Chris Thile-led string band Punch Brothers. Slated for August 17th, 18th and 19th, the shows will bring the two acts to Seattle, Portland, OR, and Bonner, MT.Tickets for the newly-announced dates will go on sale this Friday, April 13th.Andrew Bird Tour Dates:May 7—New York, NY—Brooklyn Bowl (Blue Heart film screening)May 9—Chicago, IL—Thalia Hall (Blue Heart film screening)June 22—Kingston, NY—Ulster Performing Arts CenterAugust 12—Breckenridge, CO—Riverwalk CenterAugust 14—Steamboat Springs, CO—Strings Music PavilionAugust 17—Bonner, MT—KettleHouse Amphitheater*August 18—Portland, OR—Oregon Zoo Amphitheater*August 19—Seattle, WA—Woodland Park Zoo Amphitheater*October 11—Los Angeles, CA—Walt Disney Concert Hall^September 26—Indianapolis, IN—Hilbert Circle Theatre (with Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra) ^September 29—Kansas City, MO—Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts (with Kansas City Symphony) ^October 26—Washington, DC—Kennedy Center Concert Hall (with National Symphony Orchestra) ^October 27—Washington, DC—Kennedy Center Concert Hall (with National Symphony Orchestra) ^* Co-headlining with Punch Brothers^ Orchestral showsView All Tour Dateslast_img

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