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Anacostia Delta: Home of the World's Great “Unknown” Guitarists

Film Sneak Preview

AMP presents a sneak preview of the new, full-length documentary concert film Anacostia Delta: Home of the World's Great “Unknown” Guitarists. Meet the filmmakers and musicians, and hear a live Anacostia Delta performance at this special screening of this documentary in progress.

The film includes performance and rehearsal interviews from a 2015 concert celebrating guitar legend Danny Gatton, who the Washington Post called, “the greatest guitar player you’ve never heard,” and other DC guitar greats.

Hear about DC’s influential music scene from those who inspired and who were inspired by Gatton—those who carry the torch, performing the intoxicating mix of blues, jazz, and country music that he played…a sound recognized around the world as truly unique.

This performance is part of Strathmore’s Shades of Blues festival. Check out the full line-up.

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