Photo by Shervin Lainez

In celebration of a long and illustrious career, Natalie Merchant will be performing a symphonic show with The Knights at Alice Tully Hall on June 2 & June 3 at 8:00 pm.

Natalie Merchant is releasing her 9th solo studio album and 1st with new material since 2014. In celebration of the release, Merchant will embark upon a US tour this spring. An eclectic album, produced by Merchant, it features two duets sung with vocalist Abena Koomson-Davis (Resistance Revival Chorus), contributions from the Celtic folk group Lúnasa and Syrian virtuoso clarinetist Kinan Azmeh, and horn arrangements by jazz trombonist Steve Davis. There are lush orchestrations throughout by seven composers including: Gabriel Kahane, Stephen Barber, Colin Jacobsen, and Megan Gould. Keep Your Courage comprises nine original songs by Merchant as well as an interpretation of “Hunting the Wren” by Ian Lynch of the Irish band Lankum. The vinyl LP edition of Keep Your Courage includes four bonus tracks from earlier albums, previously unreleased on vinyl.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Guest Experience at 212-875-5456 or [email protected].