Jimmy Webb - America's Songwriter
Nov 22, 2016
JIMMY WEBB – America’s Songwriter, presented by Angelina Arts Alliance. Jimmy Webb is a true living legend of songwriting takes the Temple Theater stage. He has been crafting amazing songs, many of which have become cherished standards, for some forty years. Though some might still not know his name, they know the songs: “Wichita Lineman,” “By The Time I Get To Phoenix,” “Galveston,” “The Highwayman,” “Up, Up and Away,” “MacArthur Park,” and many more. His songs have been recorded or performed by the best including Glen Campbell, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Judy Collins, Art Garfunkel, Linda Ronstadt, and Carly Simon. Webb is the only artist ever to have received Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration and was the youngest man ever inducted into the National Songwriters’ Hall of Fame. Jimmy will perform some of his biggest hist, and share memories of the legendary singers he's worked with.
Lufkin, TX 75901
Cost: $30 - $45
Time: 7:30 pm - 9 :15 pm