Ireland’s most popular entertainer, Tommy Fleming will be appearing in concert at Symphony Space on Friday, October 21, 8pm, as part of his 10 City U.S. tour.
Tommy has just finished a tour of Ireland, starring in the sensational new musical drama, “Paddy”.
He is eagerly looking forward to returning to New York where he had triumphant appearances as a guest star with Phil Coulter at Carnegie Hall and a sold-out solo performance at Town Hall.
Tommy Fleming has many times been described as the "Voice of Ireland" and is one of Ireland's top entertainers. A Tommy Fleming concert is a musical experience not to be missed with one song more haunting than the other. He has a universal appeal to all ages and backgrounds with a fan base that is growing stronger worldwide year by year.
Tommy Fleming is now recognized throughout his homeland of Ireland and across the world as one of the finest singers of his generation. Appealing to all ages, musical tastes and cultures, audiences now regard Tommy Fleming as a truly unique talent.
Tommy was born in Aclare, Co. Sligo Ireland in 1971 and was the youngest of six children. He started singing while still at school while fronting his own local band. A chance encounter with Phil Coulter at a charity function near his home lead to a big break onto the world stage where Tommy appeared as a guest singer on Phil's USA tour. He then joined the trad super-group De Dannan, following in the footsteps of Mary Black, Dolores Keane and Maura O’Connell.
He then embarked on his solo career. Tommy turns each song into his own with his unique and powerful style, touching emotions in you that only music can reach. Tommy is famous for his own arrangement of "Danny Boy", "Isle of Inisfree" and "Hard Times" all songs that you know and love but you have never heard them until you hear Tommy Fleming's versions. He also covers songs from "You Raise Me Up" to "Bridge over Troubled Waters"and "From a Distance," along with more contemporary numbers.
The sensational new musical drama “Paddy” has brought Tommy added acclaim:
“Flemings performance have been rapturous.” - Irish Examiner“
“I was blown away by Tommy’s lead performance in his musical“ Sunday World
Don’t miss this opportunity to see Ireland’s # 1 entertainer! Go to TommyFleming.net for tour dates and more information.