Damon Gupton Conductor
Iconic artist Sting joins the GRAMMY® Award–winning Philadelphia Orchestra performing orchestral arrangements of the most celebrated songs from his illustrious career.
One of the world’s most distinctive solo artists, Sting has received 17 GRAMMY Awards, two Brit Awards, a Golden Globe, an Emmy, four Oscar nominations, a Tony nomination, and has sold 100 million albums from his combined work with The Police and as a solo artist. Sting recently became a Fellow of the Ivors Academy, the highest honor reserved for those who have reshaped and redefined the art and craft of music creation.
His latest album, The Bridge, showcases his prolific and diverse songwriting prowess, representing various stages and styles from throughout his unrivaled career. Most recently, he produced Shaggy’s GRAMMY-nominated album Com Fly Wid Mi, which finds the reggae icon performing the Sinatra songbook in a reggae style.
The Philadelphia Orchestra is one of the world’s preeminent orchestras. It strives to share the transformative power of music with the widest possible audience, and to create joy, connection, and excitement through music in the Philadelphia region and around the world.