Mads Tolling is a two-time Grammy Award-winning violinist, and the 2016 winner of the “DownBeat Critics Poll Rising Star Violin Award.” A former longtime member of Stanley Clarke’s Band and the Turtle Island Quartet, Mads has been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, and he has performed over a thousand concerts worldwide. Mads released his latest hit recording, Mads Tolling & The Mads Men – Playing the 60s last year, and he has been touring the show worldwide ever since. The album has been a favorite amongst fans and critics alike and was in the top 30 on US Jazz Radio for two straight months, peaking at #5.
Mads has created a fun and exciting program that is at once nostalgic as well as contemporary. The performance reimagines classic songs from 1960s TV, film and radio. His repertoire ranges from “Mission Impossible” and “Meet the Flintstones” to “Georgia on My Mind,” “A Taste of Honey” and “All Along the Watchtower.”