The Hamilton in Washington, D.C. welcomes 13-time Grammy Award winning dobro master Jerry Douglas on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. Doors open at 6:30 PM and is a show you don't want to miss if you are a fan of Americana music. Showtime is scheduled for 7:30 PM. Don't miss your chance to see one of the best dobro players in the world who blends genres from bluegrass, Americana, Country, folk and more.
Jerry Douglas is considered one of the top dobro players in the world. He might be best known for his work with Alison Krauss and Union Station. However Douglas has put out 13 solo albums. He has also recorded with The Country Gentleman, J.D. Crowe and the New South, Buck White and the Down Home Folks, Dreadful Snakes and others. He has won several other awards besides his Grammy Awards. Jerry Douglas has been named a CMA Musician of the Year three times, 18 International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, he has also received a National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment. You can learn more about this award winning musician at his website.
The Hamilton is a 550-person capacity venue providing an intimate setting to see and listen to a world renown artist like Jerry Douglas. The venue has an adjacent restaurant where one could enjoy a wonderful meal before or after the show. The Hamilton is located only two blocks from a Metro Station at 14th and Fth Street Northwest. You can learn more about this venue, purchase tickets, and find out about other upcoming shows at their website.
Jerry Douglas is an artist you don't want to miss! Come out and enjoy the show!