Nashville to New York: An Intimate Evening with Hit Songwriters

The Cutting Room Presents:

Nashville to New York: An Intimate Evening with Hit Songwriters

Thu, March 2, 2017

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

The Cutting Room

New York, NY

$25.00 - $30.00

There is a $20 food/drink minimum

Nashville to New York: An Intimate Evening with Hit Songwriters
Nashville to New York: An Intimate Evening with Hit Songwriters

Nashville To New York is an evening of hit songs and the stories behind them. It is hosted by Hall of Fame songwriter Gary Burr and hit songwriter Georgia Middleman. When not performing solo, this husband and wife team also tours as Middleman Burr and as two thirds of the new, critically acclaimed group Blue Sky Riders along with Kenny Loggins.

Every Nashville to New York show features Gary and Georgia and two of their amazing songwriter friends, brought to the big city to entertain and thrill you with their songs and their tales of show business. If you love songs and songwriting and have ever wanted to hear them right out of the mouths of the artists who dreamed them up….Nashville To New York is the show you do NOT want to miss!!


Gary is a Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame member, ASCAP, Billboard and NSAI Country Songwriter of the Year. He’s had fifteen #1 hits and has written songs recorded by Faith Hill, Garth Brooks, Carole King, Ringo Starr, Reba McEntire, LeAnn Rimes, Christina Aguilara and Ricky Martin, Kelly Clarkson, Joe Cocker and many more. Gary is a member of the group Blue Sky Riders with Georgia Middleman and Kenny Loggins.


Formerly with Giant Records, Georgia is now an indie recording artist who has had her songs recorded by Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Reba McEntire, Joe Nichols, Martina McBride, Sheila E., Radney Foster, Maia Sharp, Mark Chestnutt, Sarah Buxton, Terri Clark and many others. She recently had her song “When The Right One Comes Along” featured on the ABC hit TV show “Nashville.” Georgia is one third of the trio, Blue Sky Riders with Kenny Loggins and Gary Burr.


One of Nashville's best kept secrets, this recording artist has written songs for Keith Urban, ("Stupid Boy", "Put You In A Song") Big And Rich ("That's Why I Pray") Gary Allan ("Pieces") The Band Perry (" Don't Let Me Be Lonely") Martina McBride ("Reckless") Florida Georgia Line "Sun Daze") and Chris Lane's number one smash "Fix." She has had additional cuts by Blake Shelton, Cassadee Pope, Kelly Clarkson, David Nail and many others. Sarah has also been a key songwriter for the hit ABC TV series, "Nashville".


A member of the Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame, Pat Alger had his first hit "First Time Love" with Livingston Taylor in 1980. That brought him to Nashville, where he has soon had songs recorded by Mickey Gilley, George Hamilton IV, Peter, Paul and Mary, Brenda Lee and the Everly Brothers. In 1987 he had his first country #1, "Going Gone" by Kathy Mattea. A long string of country hits followed including "Small Town Saturday Night" by Hal Ketchum, "Like We Never Had A Broken Heart" for Trisha Yearwood, "True Love" for Don Williams and four number ones: "The Thunder Rolls", Unanswered Prayers", "What She's Doing Now" and "That Summer" by superstar Garth Brooks.
Venue Information:
The Cutting Room
44 E. 32nd St.
New York, NY, 10016