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THE SINGING TRUMPET with STRINGS

Franklin Penny (Trumpet/Vocalist)

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled. If you are a ticket-holder, please contact the Box Office at 905-681-6000.

A superb prelude to Valentine’s Day! This 1st class concert showcases the beautiful trumpet sounds of Franklin Penny accompanied by a lush Strings Orchestra. If you’re a fan of the Trumpet, Strings and the great American Songbook, this is the show for you! A wonderful gift to share with someone you love!

“Franklin Penny is the complete package, a showman, a fine musician, a singer with great chops, and astonishingly nice guy. It doesn’t get better than that!” – David Warrack, producer, director, arranger, composer, conductor, vocalist, preferred pianist for Canadian Opera Star Maureen Forrester and Phantom of the Opera Star Rebecca Caine, Toronto

Franklin can be seen on-camera performing between Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey and Marvin Hamlish in the Paramount Picture release ‘How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days’. Franklin was also featured on-camera, on trumpet, in the CBS Movie ‘Martin & Lewis’ with Sean Hayes as Jerry and Jeremy Northam as Dean.

Franklin Penny is the Artist/Producer of ‘The Legendary Brant Inn’, ‘The Singing Trumpet with Strings’, ‘Big Band On Broadway’, ‘Broadway Binge’, ‘The Chet Baker Story’, ‘and ‘3 Jazz Divas In Concert’. Theatre performances have included Hamilton Place, The Burlington Performing Arts Centre, Sanderson Centre, Lighthouse Festival Theatre, Metro Convention Centre, International Centre, CBC Glenn Gould Studio and Funtrek Tours.

George Brasovan – Guest Pianist – Juno Award Nominee, Film Composer/Arranger, and Education Award Winner. This is one talented individual! George enjoyed the position of Music Director on European Television at the age of 19. Franklin is honoured to have George as Special Guest for this event.

Brian Usher – Music Director, Conductor, Pianist for ‘The Singing Trumpet with Strings’ show. Brian is a Performer (trumpet with the Guy Lombardo Orchestra & piano), Teacher, Arranger, Producer, Composer, Lecturer and Franklin is thrilled to have Brian’s first hand involvement in this special project.

Dates & Times

Tue Feb 8, 2022 at 7:30pm

Venue

Main Theatre

Ticket Prices

Regular: $49.50 (All-in)
Member: $44.50 (All-in)
Senior: $45.50 (All-in)