James "Blood" Ulmer

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Presented by Strathmore at AMP by Strathmore, North Bethesda MD

Jan 18, 2019

James "Blood" Ulmer

Celebrated by many as an avant-garde innovator, this blues guitarist draws upon the full spectrum of African American music.

James “Blood” Ulmer is a true original. He began his career playing in funk bands before settling in New York City in 1971. It was in New York that Blood first collaborated with Ornette Coleman, who had a profound effect on his sound. In the decades since he has explored free jazz, soul, be-bop, avant-garde, and rock. Rolling Stone heralded Blood as “the most original guitarist since Jimi Hendrix,” and Detroit Free Press gushed that Blood is a “wildly original guitar hero.” His

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ADMISSION INFO

$27-$40

Contact: 301-581-5100

Email: strathmore@strathmore.org

LOCATION

AMP by Strathmore

11810 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, MD 20852

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PARKING INFO

There are 2 available parking garages at AMP, including a new one on Trade Street. Valet parking will also be available for a $5 fee. The Old Georgetown Road Garage, located at 11580 Old Georgetown Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852, is directly beneath AMP. The best way to enter the garage is by making a right turn directly into the garage from westbound Old Georgetown Road (between Grand Park Avenue and Executive Blvd). Follow the signs to the AMP elevator and go directly to level 4. The new Trade Street Garage is located at 11860 Trade Street, North Bethesda, MD 20852, right across from AMP and adjacent to the Per Sei apartments. Both are very convenient to the venue. PARKING RATES: First 2 hours FREE 2 to 3 hours $1 3 to 4 hours $3 4 to 5 hours $5 5 to 24 hours $20 Valet parking is also available for $5.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

If you have any questions, please call 301.581.5100.

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