Jack Alves

The Art of the Guitar

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Upcoming Performances

DEC. 7, 2017 THE LISTENING ROOM PHOENIX ! Myself & Eric Ramsey will perform 2 individual sets and jam on one at the end of the evening ! Eric will perform tunes from his new album ” It’s a Tough Life, Baby “; I’ll feature selections from my Christmas Guitar show ! The Listening Room Phx. : 4614 N. 7th St. Phx, Az 85014 Tix @ the door : $20.00

Jack has appeared in concert with the following artists:

Willie Nelson
Shawn Phillips*
Leon Redbone*
Suzanne Vega
Taj Mahal
Michael Franks
Tracy Chapman
Charlie Daniels
Michael Martin Murphy
Jerry Jeff Walker*
New Riders of the Purple Sage
George Strait
John Prine
Doc Watson

Jay Leno
The Greg Kihn Band
Peter Tosh
Tom Scott
Garland Jeffries
Danny O’Keefe
Roger McGuinn (of The Byrds)
Bruce Cockburn
Cliff Sarde
Hans Olson
Nicolette Larson
Shadow Fax
Leon Russell*

Dennis Quaid & The Mystics
Dr. Hook
Dr. Timothy Leary
Marty Balin
David Bromberg
John Fahey
Jorma Kaukonen
John Stewart
Dan Hicks
Jesse Colin Young*
Ian Matthews
Karla Bonoff
Dave Mason

Al Stewart
Jesse Winchester
Marianne Faithful
Brian Ferry
Charlie Musslewhite
Edgar Winter
Proctor & Bergman
Jay Fersuson
The Dinosaurs
Duke Jupiter
Big Twist & The Mellow Fellas
Little Ed & The Imperials
Louden Wainwright III

*indicates several appearances

Commissioned performances include:

President Gerald R. Ford
Governor Rose Mofford
Governor Bruce Babbitt
Mayor Terry Goddard
Representative Morris Udall
Senator John McCain
Scottsdale Center for the Arts

Scottsdale Public Library

Scottsdale Community College Faculty Art Show
A.S.U. Entertainer Series
A.S.U. Homecoming
Alwun House
Mill Avenue Merchants Association Arts & Crafts Festivals
Phoenix Public Library
Scottsdale Center for the Arts Craft Festivals

ArtFest of Scottsdale
Flagstaff Festival in the Pines
The Phoenix Blues Festival
Tempe Festival of the Arts
Mesa Blues Festival
Desert Caballeros Western Art Museum
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art – Lit Lounge