Art Garfunkel to perform at Balboa Theater in April

Grammy Award-winning American singer Art Garfunkel performs on stage at the Bloomfield Stadium in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, on June 10, 2015. GIL COHEN MAGEN/AFP/Getty Images

SAN DIEGO — Folk-rock icon Art Garfunkel will be bringing his “In Close-Up” tour to San Diego in April.

Tickets are scheduled to go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. for his April 27 show at the Balboa Theatre, it was announced Monday.

Best known for being part of the Simon & Garfunkel duo in the 1960s, he’s expected to perform longtime favorites like “Scarborough Fair,” “Homeward Bound,” “The Sound of Silence” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” along with songs from his solo career and tunes from some of his favorite songwriters.