30/40 Nepenthe

Watch Chip describe the origins of the beautiful ending he wrote to Fresh Aire VI. That album, which is dedicated to Greek mythology, concludes with the song “Nepenthe” which was an ancient drug that induced happiness. Listen to Chip reveal how he discovered Nepenthe in this quick clip.

Alchemy Music Video

Want to take a step back in time? Watch this music video created for “The 7 Metals of Alchemy” on Fresh Aire 7. See synthesizers move independently and children transform into adults while they enjoy a magical journey into a sorcerer’s lair. Watch until the end to discover a familiar identity behind the mystical sorcerer.

30/40 “God Rest”

In old English, this popular carol expresses a sentiment of happiness as in “God rest ye merry, gentlemen.” Today, the refrain has lost its pause but not its fervor in Mannheim Steamroller’s rousing rendition of the timeless carol. Listen to Chip describe what he envisioned as he composed his version of this tune for Mannheim…

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40 Years In the Making!!!!! Mannheim Steamroller’s New Album Available October 21st Everywhere!!!!!

Mannheim Steamroller 30/40, the group’s newest  album, will be released nationwide October 21. The aptly named album celebrates the 30th anniversary of Chip’s first Christmas record and the 40th anniversary of the first release in his Fresh Aire series.    “This album is special to me in many ways,” says Chip.  “In addition to providing an opportunity to reflect on a lifetime of…

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Aireborn Flyaway To Where It All Began.

This Christmas is a special one for Mannheim Steamroller. We’re celebrating 30 years of show-stopping Christmas tours and the 30th Anniversary of Chip’s first Christmas record!  It’s also 40 years since Mannheim Steamroller released its first Fresh Aire album,  skyrocketing Chip and the band to fame. Today we have more than 40 million albums sold…

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