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Beth Nielsen Chapman to perform at Story and Song

Jan 19, 2015 02:00AM
From writing hits for other artists to recording her own, twice Grammy-nominated Beth Nielsen Chapman, Nashville based singer-songwriter has truly embraced musical diversity. A breast cancer survivor, environmental activist, teacher of workshops and lecturer on the magic of creativity, she’s penned numerous hits and written songs for many top artists including Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, Bette Midler, Elton John, Neil Diamond, Trisha Yearwood, Martina McBride, Michael McDonald, Amy Grant, Keb Mo’, Roberta Flack, Waylon Jennings, Faith Hill, Willie Nelson, Bette Lavette and many more. Her music has been heard on ER, Dawson’s Creek, Providence, Felicity and in movie soundtracks, including The Prince of Egypt, Message In A Bottle, The Rookie, Where The Heart Is and Practical Magic. Mega-hit “This Kiss,” sung by Faith Hill , was ASCAP’S 1999 Song Of The Year, garnered a Grammy nomination and Nashville NAMMY’S 1999 Songwriter of the Year.

Beth Nielsen Chapman will perform at Story and Song on January 24th at 7:30 p.m., at Burns Hall, St. Peters Episcopal Church. Doors/Wine Bar open at 6:45 p.m. Reservations are highly recommended as her concerts usually sell out. A $20 donation is requested, 100 per cent of which goes to the artist. Make your reservations via email: [email protected]