Mannheim Steamroller performs Christmas show at Paramount
By Elburn Herald
on December 5, 2010
AURORA—Mannheim Steamroller celebrates a quarter-century of being America’s favorite holiday music artist with their 25th Christmas Anniversary Tour. The Christmas Music of Mannheim Steamroller by Chip Davis comes to the Paramount Theatre at 3:30 and 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 19, for two shows only. Grammy Award winner and mastermind behind the group, Davis will direct and co-produce two tour ensembles of Mannheim Steamroller. The shows will feature the favorite Christmas music of Mannheim Steamroller along with state-of-the-art multimedia effects in an intimate setting.
With more than 35 million albums sold, Mannheim Steamroller is the No.1-selling Christmas artist of all time and one of the top fifty best-selling artists of the last two decades, outselling prominent artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, Sting, REM, Barbara Streisand and Bon Jovi. Composer and creator Chip Davis started Mannheim Steamroller more than 30 years ago with his Grammy Award-winning Fresh Aire series
The Paramount Theatre is located at 23 E. Galena Blvd. in Aurora. Tickets range between $59.50 and $69.50 and can be purchased by phone at the Paramount Theatre Box Office, (630) 896-6666, or at any TicketMaster ticket outlet. The Christmas Music of Mannheim Steamroller by Chip Davis is sponsored by Schmidt McDonald’s of Aurora, Oswego and Yorkville and the Kane County Chronicle. For more information, visit the Paramount Theatre online at www.ParamountAurora.com.