Fire & Rain
An Evening of James Taylor
By Dave Binder
The music of James Taylor continues to be part of the fiber of pop music culture. This 5-time Grammy winner and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is well known for his creative virtuosity and exceptional achievement and was awarded the National Medal of Arts by President Obama in 2011.
Fire & Rain: An Evening of James Taylor sheds new light on the words and music of this timeless performer. Close your eyes and you're sure James is in the room. Open your ears and learn about the life and times of Taylor.
It’s all through the musical magic and storytelling of James Taylor note-for-note Tribute Artist Dave Binder. More than just your ordinary performer, Dave holds a doctorate in Musical Philosophy from St. Lawrence University. After 32 years of touring and over 3200 shows, Dave Binder and his concerts have become a “A Tradition” at Performing Arts Centers throughout the country.
Dave’s “Fire & Rain” show offers your audience a nostalgic sojourn through 20 years of James Taylor’s most memorable music – from “Gone to Carolina in my Mind” and “Something in the way she Moves” to “Fire and Rain”, “Shower the People”, “Up on the Roof”, “How Sweet It Is”, “Country Road”, “You’ve Got a Friend” and “Don’t let me be Lonely Tonite.”