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Tuesday 4/11/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Tuesday 4/18/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Friday 4/21/17- 6:00-8:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Square Dance, The Front Porch, Charlottesville, VA

Saturday 4/22/17- private party, Lovingston, VA

Sunday 4/23/17- 1:00-3:00- Ragged Mountain String Band, Earth Day Charlottesville, Downtown Pavilion, Charlottesville, VA

Tuesday 4/25/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Friday 4/28/17-  5:30-9:00pm-  OVERDOG, Glass House Winery, Free Union, VA

Saturday 4/29/17- 1:00-4:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Early Mountain Vineyard, Madison, VA

Tuesday 5/2/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Friday 5/5/17- 8:00-11:00pm- Faster Than Walking, The Tin Whistle, Charlottesville, VA

Saturday 5/6/17- Chris Leva and Stavros Calos- private party

Sunday 5/7/17-  2:00-5:00pm-  Ragged Mountain String Band, Adventure Farm, Earlysville, VA

Tuesday 5/9/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Tuesday 5/16/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Tuesday 5/23/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Monday 5/29/17- 2:00-6:00pm- Levity, Keswick Country Club, Keswick, VA

Tuesday 5/30/17-  6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville, VA

Saturday 6/17/17- 1:00-4:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Early Mountain Vineyards, Madison, VA

Sunday 6/18/17-  2:00-5:00pm-  Ragged Mountain String Band, Albemarle Cider Works, North Garden, VA

Saturday 6/25/17- noon- Positive Collective, Love Fest, IX Park, Charlottesville

Friday-Sunday  7/14-7/16- Ragged Mountain String Band, Red Wing Roots Festival, Mt. Solon, VA

Saturday 7/22/17- Chris Leva and Matty Metcalf- Lake Monticello

Sunday 7/23/17- 3:00-5:00pm-  Ragged Mountain String Band, Starr Hill Tap Room, Crozet, VA

 

 

 

 

 

Chris Leva proudly plays Rockbridge Guitars.

EXCITING NEWS:

One Love Reggae Dance Party with

Positive Collective

February 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Bring out the whole family and dance!!!

 

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Chris is now accepting mastering projects.  His work can be heard on Devon Sproule's upcoming album on Tin Angel Records, Gold String, and John Ashley Murphy's album announced below, Midstream.

Check out his new page with info about his process and what he can offer to give your music that warm, analog sound.

 

 

 

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Announcing the new

RAGGED MOUNTAIN STRING BAND CD:

"NOTHIN'S TOO EASY"

AVAILABLE NOW!

 

 

 

 

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NEW Recording by Chris Leva:

OPEN HAND

Check out this quick demo Chris put together in the home studio last week:


NEW!!! John Ashley Murphy album, Midstream

produced by Christopher Leva

 

~  jOHN aSHLEY MURPHY ON HARMONICA ~ Chris ON ELECTRIC AND ACOUSTIC guitarS, bass and shakers ~                      Loren Oppenheimer ON tablas and frame drum

check out these new tracks:



Chris Leva proudly plays Rockbridge Guitars.  

Chris Leva proudly plays Rockbridge Guitars.

 

Chris Leva is a guitarist, vocalist, song-writer, sound engineer and producer, with seven full length CD's to his credit. His current bands include: Ragged Mountain String Band (old-time/traditional), Green House (swing, bluegrass, blues, island),  Guano Boys (Caribbean +), Faster Than Walking (old-time string band), OVERDOG (GD, classic, reggae, blues), Positive Collective (reggae), Datz/Leva (old-time country & bluegrass, Dawg music, Grateful Dead, acoustic swing, etc.) 


Chris works as an archival and mastering technician at Grammy-winning Long Gone Sound Studio in Faber, VA.  

Chris teaches guitar at  Front Porch Music School in Charlottesville, VA.
 

analog mastering studio

Chris offers analog mastering services with a signal chain that includes a Manley tube limiter. 

He has worked on dozens of albums including Third Man Records' (Jack White), The Rise and Fall of Paramount Records, Vol 2, which won a Grammy last May.