Glens Falls, N.Y. – The Adirondack Thunder announced that Fultonville, N.Y. based musician Sawyer Fredericks will perform the American National Anthem at the 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic, to be held on Wednesday, January 18 at the Glens Falls Civic Center. A quartet from the Glens Falls Symphony will perform the Canadian Anthem at the game.
Fredericks, 17, resides in Fultonville, N.Y., just over an hour away from Glens Falls. Fredericks was a contestant on the eighth season of “The Voice” on NBC, where he was named the youngest ever winner of the show on May 19, 2015. Fredericks became the first artist to land 14 songs in the iTunes Top 200 in the same week and released his first studio album, “The Good Storm” on May 13, 2016. Fredericks’ first headlining tour, supporting The Good Storm, consisted of 49 shows across the United States from May to September 2016 and recently finished a 12 stop tour along the Eastern Coast.
The Canadian Anthem will be performed by a brass quartet from the local Glens Falls Symphony, consisting of trumpeters Ryan Noe and Cathy Sheridan trombonist Chris Moore and tuba player David Margison. The Glens Falls Symphony is a fully professional union orchestra with musicians hailing from the Capital District, New York City, Rochester, Boston, New Jersey and other locales. The Symphony has provided fine symphonic music to the Adirondack region for beyond for over three decades.
Tickets for the 2017 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic are still available at $40 for both the game and the skills competition. To order tickets, visit http://echlthunder.com/