A Night of Blues with Lon Eldridge & Ed Huey

Play dat thang! album cover showing Lon and Ed as the Jack of Diamonds.Chattanooga bluesmen Lon Eldridge & Ed Huey team up to present an evening of authentic blues. Both masterful musicians and vocalists, the pair will present music from a variety of blues-related genres, including Delta blues, ragtime, country blues. Don’t miss Ed on the “diddly bow”, an obscure one-stringed which was a pivotal instrument in the development of early American blues.

Admission is $5.

Lon Eldridge playing a metal resonator in a vintage-looking photographLon Eldridge will also host a workshop on slide guitar the afternoon before the concert. The cost is $20 and includes admission to the concert.

“This guy is Chattanooga’s best kept secret.”

– Christie Burns, Director of the Chattanooga Folk School

 

Ed Huey playing a cigar box guitar made by Geoff Roehm

Ed Huey will also host a beginner’s harmonica workshop the afternoon before the concert. The cost is $20 and includes admission to the concert.

Location:
Cowan Center for the Arts Theater
301 Montgomery St., Cowan, TN, 37318

Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/26/2011
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm