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An Evening with Emile Pandolfi Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 7:30pm


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Emile Pandolf is no stranger to our concert series as he returns to play his original style of music. Born in New York, but growing up in Greenville, SC, His early college years were at Furman University, Baylor University before earning his Bachelor of Music Degree from Texas Tech. For twenty years Emile performed in English pubs/restaurants, a Caribbean Beach Hotel band, in Denver bands before going to Los Angeles. There he played for dance classes, auditions, lounges and the Comedy Store where he worked with Jay Leno, David Letterman, and Robin Williams. He was a featured performer at the 1984 summer Olympics, playing "Rhapsody in Blue." The call of the South brought Emile and his wife Judy back to Greenville to raise their three daughters. He created his "Magic Music Productions" label. His first-and still best -selling album, "By Request", has sold over six hundred thousand copies. Pandolfi has recorded over thirty albums in his self-taught, mesmerizing style. He now is in demand all over Europe and Australia as well as the US.

Dana Russell graduated from Columbia College and moved to NY where she landed roles in Showboat, The Fantastiks, Sweeney Todd, and West Side Story. Now living in Nashville, Dana has television and radio co-host experiences with Steve Gatlin, Bill Gaither's Jubilate, and has appeared on the 700 Club. Emile and Dana bring a relaxing evening of our favorite Broadway, movie, popular, and even a little classic tunes.