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Since breaking through with the blissfully fuzzed-out piano rock of Ben Folds Five, Ben Folds has kept moving forward with a string of acclaimed solo albums, even collaborating with William Shatner along the way! Here he presents hits and new material, backed by Royal Northern Sinfonia. Expect classic Folds hits arranged and expanded for orchestral performances as well as his new piano concerto.
Folds has earned a reputation as a singular and influential voice in the world of popular music. In addition to numerous albums and a recent reunion tour with Ben Folds Five, Folds has recorded multiple studio albums as well as records documenting his renowed live performances. He recently featured as a celebrity judge on NBC’s ‘The Sing Off’.
For more than a decade, Folds has performed with some of the world’s greatest orchestras, including record-breaking sell-out Australian symphonic shows, repeatedly sold out shows at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, with the National Symphony Orchestra, and at the Boston Pops.
Folds is a member of the distinguished Artist Committee for Americans For The Arts, and is also an outspoken advocate for music therapy and music education.
Multi-platinum selling, singer-songwriter Ben Folds will perform on Friday 11th July 2014 with Royal Northern Sinfonia in Sage One at Sage Gateshead as part of his 20... Read more