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CALENDAR

 

Friday 9/1/17- 8:00-11:00pm- Faster Than Walking, The Tin Whistle, Charlottesville, VA

Saturday 9/2/17- 7:00-9:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Fundraiser for Andrew Sneathern for Congress, 609 Locust Ave., Charlottesville, VA

Sunday 9/3/17- 3:00-6:00- Positive Collective, Castle Hill Ciderfest, Keswick, VA

Sunday 9/3/17- 8:00pm- Debut of The '77s (new Grateful Dead cover band), The River Party, Buena Vista, VA

Sunday 9/3/17- 9:30pm- Positive Collective, The River Party, Buena Vista, VA

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

Saturday 9/9/17- Ragged Mountain String Band, Wedding in Gordonsville, VA

Tuesday 9/12/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Tuesday 9/19/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Tuesday 9/26/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Friday 9/29/17- 4:00-8:00pm- Greenhouse, Washington Street Block Party, Lexington, VA

Saturday 9/30/17- 1:00-5:00pm- Greenhouse, Rockbridge Vineyard Harvest Festival, Raphine, VA

Tuesday 10/3/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Friday 10/6/17- 8:00-11:00pm- Faster Than Walking, The Tin Whistle, Charlottesville, VA

Saturday 10/7/17- Ragged Mountain String Band, Wedding in Gloucester, VA

Tuesday 10/10/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Thursday 10/12/17- 6:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Wedding, Veritas Vineyard, Afton, VA

Saturday 10/14/17- 2:00-5:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Albemarle Cider Works, North Garden, VA

Tuesday 10/17/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Saturday 10/21/17- 2:00-5:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Adventure Farm, Earlysville, VA

Saturday 10/21/17- 8:00-11:00pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, Private party, Lovingston, VA

Tuesday 10/24/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. VA

Saturday 10/28/17- 8:00-11:00pm- Positive Collective, The Front Porch, Water Street, Charlottesville, VA

Tuesday 10/31/17- 6:30-9:30pm- Ragged Mountain String Band, The Whisky Jar, Charlottesville. 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.