A Tribute to John Denver and Country Music Legends is Branson's most awarded show, presenting in the Little Opry Theatre located inside the Branson's IMAX Entertainment Complex. Join James Garrett as he pays tribute to his long time buddy John Denver and other country music legends, with a special tribute to...Peter, Paul & Mary. James Garrett plays John Denver songs we all know and love including Rocky Mountain High and Leavin on a Jet Plane. James Garrett shares stories of John Denver's life and experiences from a firsthand perspective.
Throughout the show the audience gains more insight on John Denver than any other show could provide due to James Garrett's close friendship with John. Songs such as Matthew and Grandma's Feather Bed are heard by the audience in a new way as the stories of their composition are shared.
James Garrett was with two-time Grammy winning group, The Kendalls as lead male vocalist and rhythm guitar player. He has performed with Marie Osmond and the Osmond Brothers. James has toured with various artists, including Dolly Parton, Ricky Skaggs, and Glen Campbell. He stars in the award winning show, A Tribute to John Denver, which was awarded #1 Best Morning Show for 5 years. James is joined on stage by the legendary Branson Gospel singer & songwriter Randy Plummer. You will also experience the musical talent of fiddle player, Shawn Pittman (Roy Clark's very own fiddle player) and James's bandmate from "The Kendalls" - mandolin player, Ricky Wood. James is regularly joined on stage with special guests as well. Enjoy an acoustic set featuring James Garrett and his guitar as well as a fun filled gospel set. Enjoy a Branson tribute show from someone who was a close friend with the artist. James Garrett will draw you into John Denver's‚ music just as John Denver would do himself.