Blues Alley
Blues Alley


#19 Encore: Dave Chappell feat. Dan Hovey - "Jazz Guitar Month"

Blues Alley

@ The National Press Club, 529 - 14th St NW,
Washington, DC 20045

Dave Chappell & Dan Hovey

Mr. Dave Chappell and Mr. Dan Hovey each grew up in the Washington, DC area playing a distinct city style that we have come to call “Americana Swing”. The style originates somewhere south of the Mason-Dixon line, somewhere west of the Chesapeake Bay basin and somewhere east of the Shenandoah Valley regions of middle Americana. The style is birthed from the blues, raised on R ‘n’ B, married to jazz and honeymooning somewhere in the mountains of Appalachia. Both guitarists escaped the traditional labels of past performers by experiencing the myriad musical influences that only our Nation’s Capital can offer – from country to soul to bluegrass to bossa and back. These two guitar virtuosos will be performing a century’s worth of music in just one night as their audience takes a musical ride through guitar history.

Upcoming Events

Fri, August 6, 7:30 PM

Tamara Jade - Winner of "The Voice"

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Fri, August 6, 7:30 PM

Tamara Jade - Winner of "The Voice" (livestream)

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Fri, August 13, 7:30 PM

Marcus Johnson

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Marcus Johnson (Livestream)

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Fri, August 20, 7:30 PM

Paul Bailey

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Paul Bailey (livestream)

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Fri, August 27, 7:30 PM

Wes Watkins and Got My Own Sound

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Wes Watkins and Got My Own Sound (livestream)

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#26 Enocre: Karla Chisholm - Celebrates Eva Cassidy

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#23 Encore: 3 Divas "Tribute to Ella"

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#32 Encore: Eric Byrd Trio

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#6 Encore: Bob Boguslaw and The Way

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#33 Encore: Cairo Fred - CD Release for "Freedom Street"

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#21 Encore: Dave Chappell & "Big Joe" Maher - "Jazz Guitar Month"

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#7 Encore: Marshall Keys and Paul Carr

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#10 Encore: Valentine's Day w/ Veronneau

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#11 Encore Series: Alison Crockett

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#20 Encore: Dave Chappell feat. Rick Whitehead - "Jazz Guitar Month"

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#22 Encore: Dave Chappell feat. Steve Abshire - "Jazz Guitar Month"

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The Ella Fitzgerald Competition Streaming/online Event

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#3 Encore: Eric Felten Jazz Quartet - "Monday Night Jazz Series"

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#27 Encore: Chris Grasso & Sharon Clark

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#29 Encore: Aaron Myers - The Official Pride Album Release

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#30 Encore: Taisha Estrada feat. Jose Andre

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#31 Encore: Marcus Johnson

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#34 Encore: Jazzy Blu

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#14 Encore: Feedel - "Monday Night Jazz Series"

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#18 Encore: Project Locrea - "Monday Night Jazz Series"

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#24 Encore: Integriti Reeves - Sings the Music of Joni Mitchell

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#28 Encore: Akua Allrich - Celebrating Nancy Wilson with the Tribe

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#1 Encore: Christie Dashiell "Monday Night Jazz Series"

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