Join us on December 8th at 7:30 PM at the ORU Mabee Center!
Tickets on sale now at ORU Mabee Center Ticket Office!
Seats are limited due to social distancing
Join us on December 8th, 7:30 PM
at the ORU Mabee Center!
Don't Miss Out on the Christmas Show of the Year!
A new Christmas tradition has begun in Tulsa. For over two decades, Grady Nichols, Andy Chrisman, and Kelly Ford have been entertaining audiences all over the U.S. with their own shows. Now they have teamed up and are bringing their combined talents home to the Tulsa Performing Arts Center in
Tulsa's newest Christmas tradition.
There's magic in the air when these three perform together!!
Don't miss it!
Grady Nichols first hit the smooth jazz scene in 1995. He was soon featured on radio and his career took off. His popularity has never waned. Grady has performed literally coast to coast and on national TV. He is the Winner of Best Jazz Act 2018 (Tulsa Music Awards) and has received the key to the city in Hot Springs, AR & Tupelo, MS. He also received the Charlie Christian Jazz Music Award for Outstanding Achievements In Jazz and the Legacy Tribute Award from the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame. He has recorded and released seven CDs nationally. His music can be heard on all of the streaming services and on smooth jazz radio
Andy Chrisman is a native of Waco, Texas and came to Tulsa by way of Orlando, Florida. He co-founded and toured nationally with the Contemporary Christian vocal group 4Him for 16 years. 4Him won ten Dove awards and received a Grammy nomination. They also have three certified gold albums to their credit. Chrisman now hosts a weekly Contemporary Christian music radio show “Worship with Andy Chrisman” which is heard on some 200 radio stations in the US, Canada and Europe. In Tulsa, the program is broadcast every Sunday morning on KXOJ, 94.1FM. He also serves as Worship Director at Church On the Move.
Kelly Ford has crisscrossed the country countless times singing for corporate events, church conferences and professional sports teams as well as an extended gig at DisneyWorld. He has performed the National Anthem for both MLB and the NFL. He has also performed for Presidents George H W Bush and George W Bush as well as for Colin Powell, Lee Iacocca, Paul Harvey, Charlton Heston and other dignitaries. Kelly has recorded three CDs including a compilation of hymns, a compilation of patriotic songs and a contemporary CD recorded with fellow Tulsan Donald Ryan.
Joining us again this year is the fabulous Donald Ryan on piano!
Donald Ryan is a native of Trinidad & Tobago and came to the United States to study music, earning degrees from Oral Roberts University and the University of Tulsa. He is well known as a master of diverse styles—evidenced by a diploma from the 9th International Chopin Competition as well as his induction into the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame. Donald has also earned the distinction of being among the most accomplished pianists in the world as a Steinway Artist.
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