Airs Saturday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m. on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV), with encore presentations on Sunday, June 20 at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
In 1971 James Taylor and Carole King first performed at the acclaimed Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. In November of 2007, Carole King and James Taylor took the stage again with a performance just as incredible as the first. Now don’t miss the 2010 reunion performance Carole King - James Taylor Live at the Troubadour on Saturday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m. on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV), with encore presentations on Sunday, June 20 at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
In the new concert special, Carole King and James Taylor come together with the original members of the band that played beside them in 1971 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the renowned Troubadour. The audience sings along as the talented band known as The Section__ Danny Kortchmar, Lee Sklar, and Russ Kunkel__once again perform alongside King and Taylor in a nostalgic and spectacular show. Peter Asher, who was also a large part in the making of the 1971 show, got on board once again and produced the reunion. Viewers won’t want to miss this PBS concert special from one of the most talked about tours of the year.
Carole King - James Taylor Live at the Troubadour features twelve favorites, including Blossom, So Far Away, Carolina in My Mind, It’s Too Late, Something, Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?, Country Roads, Fire and Rain, Sweet Baby James, I Feel the Earth Move, You’ve Got A Friend, and You Can Close Your Eyes.
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