Sarah Brightman unveils new full-length album and tour!

The world’s most successful and best-selling soprano Sarah Brightman will unveil her much anticipated fifteenth full-length album, HYMN, on November 9, 2018. This marks the multi-platinum, GRAMMY® award-nominated, classical crossover pioneer’s first new studio recording since she released the international chart-topper Dreamchaser in 2013.

In addition to her new album, Sarah Brightman announced her world tour, Hymn: Sarah Brightman In Concert, which will begin in South America in November 2018 and include 125 shows across five continents throughout 2019.

The North American dates of the tour, produced by Live Nation, will kick off in January 2019 and tickets for the general public will go on sale beginning Friday, September 21 at 10:00am local time at HERE.

Fanclub and forum community members can purchase tickets before the general public starting today at 2:00pm local time HERE.

Citi is the official presale credit card for the Hymn: Sarah Brightman In Concert Tour. As such, Citi card members will have access to purchase U.S. presale tickets beginning Tuesday, September 18th at 10:00am local time until Thursday, September 20th at 10:00pm local time through Citi’s Private Pass program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.

Every pair of online tickets for this show includes a physical CD of Sarah Brightman’s forthcoming album, HYMN. All albums must be redeemed by April 13, 2019.* Additional tour dates to be announced in the coming months. See the announced tour routing below.

“I’m so excited to share this album with everyone. HYMN is excitingly eclectic, encompassing many different styles, and I’m looking forward to performing the new songs on my world tour. Every project I’ve done has come from an emotional place, and I wanted to make something that sounded very beautiful and uplifting.  To me, ‘hymn,’ suggests joy — a feeling of hope and light, something that is familiar and secure, and I hope that sentiment resonates through the music,” said Sarah Brightman.

HYMNs mystical, uplifting tone is set with its title track — a song by British prog-rock band Barclay James Harvest. The release also encompasses songs by such modern composers as Eric Whitacre (“Fly To Paradise”), Japanese superstar musician and songwriter Yoshiki (“Miracle”), and German DJ Paul Kalkbrenner (“Sky and Sand”). The album closes with a new rendition of Brightman’s signature smash duet with Andrea Bocelli, “Time To Say Goodbye,” singing lyrics that she wrote herself, and sung in English for the first time. Check out the full tracklisting:

  1. Hymn Overture
  2. Hymn
  3. Sogni featuring Vincent Niclo
  4. Sky And Sand
  5. Canto Per Noi
  6. Fly To Paradise featuring Eric Whitacre Singers
  7. Gia Nel Seno (La Storia Di Lucrezia)
  8. Follow Me
  9. You
  10. Better Is One Day
  11. Tu Che M’hai Preso IL Cuor
  12. Miracle featuring Yoshiki
  13. Time To Say Goodbye

TOUR DATES:

South America, Mexico and Puerto Rico:

Nov. 24           São Paolo, Brazil                    Espaco das Americas

Nov. 25           São Paolo, Brazil                    Espaco das Americas

Nov. 27           Brasília, Brazil                         Ulysses Guimarães Convention Center

Nov. 29           Rio de Janeiro, Brazil             Vivo Rio

Dec. 1              Curitiba, Brazil                        Teatro Guaira

Dec. 4              Lima, Peru                               Gran Teatro Nacional

Dec. 6              Montevideo, Uruguay            Antel Arena

Dec. 8              Buenos Aires, Argentina        Teatro Colon

Dec. 10            Buenos Aires, Argentina        Teatro Colon

Jan. 17             San Juan, Puerto Rico            Coliseo de Puerto Rico

Jan. 19             Monterrey, Mexico                 Arena Monterrey

Jan. 22             Guadalajara, Mexico              Auditorio Telmex

Jan. 24             Puebla, Mexico                        Auditorio Metropolitano

Jan. 26             Mexico City, Mexico               Arena Ciudad de Mexico

North America:                     

Jan. 30             Baltimore, MD                        Hippodrome Theatre

Feb. 1              Mashantucket, CT                    Foxwoods Resort Casino

Feb. 2              Atlantic City, NJ                      Tropicana AC

Feb. 3              Philadelphia, PA                     The Met Philadelphia

Feb. 5              Washington, DC                      DAR Constitution Hall

Feb. 6              New York, NY                          Radio City Music Hall

Feb. 7              Boston, MA                              Orpheum Theatre

Feb. 9              Montreal, QC                           Place Bell

Feb. 10            Toronto, ON                            Sony Center

Feb. 12            Pittsburgh, PA                         Benedum

Feb. 13            Detroit, MI                               Fox Theatre

Feb. 14            Chicago, IL                              Chicago Theatre

Feb. 16            Greenville, SC                         Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Feb. 17            Atlanta, GA                             Fox Theatre

Feb. 19            St. Petersburg, FL                   Mahaffey Theater

Feb. 20            Hollywood, FL                         Hard Rock Live at The Event Center

Feb. 21            Orlando, FL                             Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Feb. 23            Grand Prairie, TX                    Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House

Feb. 25            Sugar Land, TX                        Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land

Feb. 27            Phoenix, AZ                            Comerica Theatre*

Mar. 1             San Diego, CA                         Viejas Arena

Mar. 2             Anaheim, CA                          Honda Center

Mar. 3             Las Vegas, NV                         Smith Center PAC

Mar. 5             Denver, CO                             Paramount Theatre

Mar. 7             Salt Lake City, UT                   Abravenal Hall

Mar. 9             San Francisco, CA                   The Masonic*

Mar. 10           Los Angeles, CA                      Dolby Theatre

Mar. 13           San Jose, CA                           City National Civic

Mar. 15           Portland, OR                           Keller Auditorium

Mar. 16           Seattle, WA                            Paramount Theatre

Mar. 18           Vancouver, BC                        Queen Elizabeth Theatre

 

Additional tour dates to be announced in the coming months.

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