Whisper the Wind - The Music and Life of John Denver
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|Wed 24 Sep ’08, 8:00pm||
Where: Theatre Royal, 118 Stafford St, Timaru
- Adult: $71.00
- Senior - 65+: $61.00
- Booking fees may apply
Event listed by: showinfo
The year is 1975, John Denver is probably the biggest entertainment star in the world…
That year Billboard Magazine rated him the No.1 artist in pop, easy listening, pop singles and country LP sales.
His television specials and concerts gave him a world-wide platform and like his friend Jacques Cousteau he used his success to share his views on the environment and the problems facing our planet.
Whisper the Wind is a stage production that combines a live concert concept with international musicians and singers performing the John Denver songs together with archival footage that explores the music, highlights and insights of one of the worlds most captivating and celebrated men.
John Denver was one of the world's best-known and best-loved performers, who earned international acclaim as a songwriter, environmentalist and humanitarian. His music spanned three decades, outlasting countless musical trends, and garnering numerous world music awards and honors, including the 1996 induction into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, and in 1993, the prestigious Albert Schweitzer Music award.