Historic City News has learned that international recording artist Art Garfunkel will team up with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra for a one-time only performance at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Sunday, February 8, 2009.
Art Garfunkel has had a career spanning over 50 years, much of it as the other half of the multi Grammy award winning duo â€œSimon and Garfunkelâ€.
With countless Billboard charting singles, selling more then 20 million records in the US Alone, and named one of Rolling Stone Magazineâ€™s â€œGreatest Artists of All timeâ€, â€œSimon and Garfunkelâ€ remain one of the most influential artists of the 21st century.
In 1990 â€œSimon and Garfunkelâ€ were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and in 2003 they received the Recording Academyâ€™s Lifetime Achievement Award.
Art Garfunkel takes the stage with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra for a night to be remembered. They will perform standards from the American song book as well as â€œSimon and Garfunkelâ€ hits such as â€œBridge over Troubled Waterâ€.
The show will be Sunday, February 8, 2009. Gates open at 4:00 pm; show starts at 5:00 pm.
Ticket prices are $55.00, $35.00 and $25.00 and are available at the St. Augustine Beach Pier or any Ticketmaster location.
For more ticketing information please call (904) 353.3309.