bio

Douglas J. Neel is a multi-instrumentalist from Columbus, OH, who specializes in performance and education.  

 As a freelance musician, Douglas has performed with numerous artists/ensembles/groups throughout the region, including Trio NOT, the Michael Shirtz 4tet, The Harmony Project, The Adrian Symphony Orchestra, Walt Sanders & The Cadillac Band, Canta BRASIL, The Pinup Project, The Conspiracy Band, Yumbambé, Paul Brown’s Science Gravy Orchestra, Central Ohio Brass Band, The Dominion Brass, the Scott Gwinnell Jazz Orchestra, the Student Loan, Soul Kitch’n, Matt King & The Roustabout Band, and the Broadway touring shows of Hairspray, A Chorus Line, and Chicago. Additionally, Douglas has shared the stage with such greats as Melissa Manchester, Mary McClendon, Jay Ashby, Elizabeth Von Trapp, Ernie Krivda, Aretha Franklin, Mark Gridley, the Urban Jazz Coalition, and continues to lead his own Trio/4tet on a variety of performances.

 Currently, Douglas is on the Adjunct Faculty at Capital University- Conservatory of Music (Instructor of Jazz/Contemporary Guitar and Rock Ensemble director), Mt. Vernon Nazarene University (Instructor of Guitar, Bass, and Low Brass), and the Univ. of Findlay (Instructor of Guitar & Electric Bass).  Douglas has also served on the faculty at Bowling Green State University and Terra State Community College during his career.

 In addition to being an Affiliated Educator for Benedetto Guitars, Douglas is also an Edwards Trombones Affiliated Artist, and performs throughout the region as a trombonist, 7-string guitarist, and bassist. He holds degrees from the Capital University- Conservatory of Music (BM, Music Performance) and Bowling Green State University- College of Musical Arts (MM, Dual Specialization).

news

  • Fantastic interview and review of "Balance" by Mr. Tim Campbell of ION Indie Magazine!!!  Read the article HERE!!!

  • Amazing write-up on the new album, "Balance," courtesy of Mr. Andrew Patton at JazzColumbus.com!!!  Read the article HERE!!!

  • Ladies & Gents!!!!

    SUPER EXCITED to announce that my recently released album, "Balance," is now available HERE:

    ITunes/Apple Music:
    https://itun.es/us/MARakb

    Amazon Music:
    https://www.amazon.com/Balance-Douglas-J-Neel/dp/B0719TX6QP/ref=sr_1_1?s=dmusic&ie=UTF8&qid=1496182949&sr=1-1-mp3-albums-bar-strip-0&keywords=Douglas+j.+Neel

    CD Baby:
    https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/douglasjneel

    YouTube:
    http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLdHpug0VMsfuQ7kJ_5pl1AX3rh7QYvMVg

    Spotify:
    https://open.spotify.com/artist/1a9CaF1hez3zMocgtvhVF0

    Also, be sure to look for "Balance" on Pandora and other streaming outlets.

    Be sure to keep visiting www.douglasjneel.com for news, shows, updates, and/or to stream the album live!!!

    Thank you ALL for your continued love and support!!!

    -"D"

  • Following months of hard work, I am releasing my first solo CD, "Balance," available NOW at CDBaby.com and soon on iTunes, Amazon, etc.

    Follow the link HERE for purchasing & downloading information!!!

    Stay tuned for info on availability of physical copies and the forthcoming CD Release Show @ Dick's Den (7/19/17)!!!!!!

    ONWARD, folks!!!

  • People of Earth!!!

    I have just received the FIRST ROUND of mixes/edits for the album, and everything is sounding GREAT, thanks to Chad Loughrige.  Album should be ready for distribution by end of May, if not sooner.

    Stay tuned, folks!!!

    -"D"

  • Hello All!!!

    Welcome to the newly renovated digital home of Douglas Neel!!! Feel free to check out all the new pics, sounds/vids, updated bio, AND updated calendar!

    Also, be on the lookout for my NEW ALBUM, "Balance," coming out late Spring 2017!!!  Featuring all original tunes and a STACKED band, you'll want to add this album to your listening list!

    As always, stay tuned for more updates and announcements!  Love to you all!

    -"D"

shows

  • 07

    Jan

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 04

    Feb

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 10

    Feb

    2017

    Chris Brown 4tet

    12:30:00 PM

  • 11

    Feb

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 14

    Feb

    2017

    Capital University NOW Festival- guest performance

    Premier performance of a new work, "10," by Columbus-based composer/guitarist, Stan Smith.

    07:00:00 PM

  • 15

    Feb

    2017

    Capital University NOW Festival- guest performance

    Gallery performance of "Delta" by Chris Becker, for guitar & tape.

    07:30:00 PM

  • 15

    Feb

    2017

    Doug Neel 5tet @ Dick's Den

    Featured performance during the Matt Adams February Residency @ Dick's Den

    09:30:00 PM

  • 17

    Feb

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:30:00 PM

  • 18

    Feb

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:30:00 PM

  • 23

    Feb

    2017

    Capital Univ. OneMain Jazz Night

    Capital Univ. student combos in performance @ OneMain Café

    08:00:00 PM

  • 24

    Feb

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight

    Sandusky State Theater's Jazz @ Eight series, featuring the Mike Shirtz 4tet, "From Miles to Motown."

    08:00:00 PM

  • 25

    Feb

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- corporate event

    07:00:00 PM

  • 09

    Mar

    2017

    Capital Univ. OneMain Jazz Night

    Capital Univ. student combos in performance @ OneMain Café

    08:00:00 PM

  • 11

    Mar

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 17

    Mar

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Cypress Lake UMC (Ft. Myers, FL)

    Premier performance of Mike Shirtz's show, "In Finding Faith," at Cypress Lake United Methodist Church (Ft. Myers, FL).

    07:00:00 PM

  • 21

    Mar

    2017

    Bluewater Kings- showcase

    Bluewater Kings showcase @ Woodlands Tavern (Grandview, OH), 8p

    08:00:00 PM

  • 24

    Mar

    2017

    Outlaw Soul @ Kindred Ales

    Guest performance with Columbus-based blues/rock/soul band, Outlaw Soul.   Kindred Ales (Gahanna, OH); 7:00p

    07:00:00 PM

  • 01

    Apr

    2017

    Capital University "Creative Arts Workshop"- guest lecturer

    "Guitar Soundscape, 101": An in-depth look at the essential/"must have" gear for recording guitar in your studio.   Clinics at 12:00p and 1:00p   Capital Univ.- Convergent Media Center

    12:00:00 PM

  • 07

    Apr

    2017

    23rd Annual Capital University- Jazz & World Music Festival

    For more details, please visit: http://www.capital.edu/Jazz-and-World-Music-Festival/

    08:00:00 AM

  • 08

    Apr

    2017

    Doug Neel 5tet @ Hebron C.C.

    Guet performance of the Doug Neel 5tet at Hebron Christian Church (Hebron, OH), as part of their Sesquicentennial Celebration.

    06:00:00 PM

  • 15

    Apr

    2017

    Cathedral Brass- Easter Vigil Liturgy

    Easter Vigil Liturgy with the Cathedral Brass @ St. Joseph Cathedral (Columbus, OH)

    08:00:00 PM

  • 16

    Apr

    2017

    Cathedral Brass- Easter Service

    Resurrection Sunday service @ St. Joseph Cathedral (Columbus, OH) with the Cathedral Brass and Choir

    10:00:00 AM

  • 20

    Apr

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 21

    Apr

    2017

    Capital University- Jazz Guitar Now Festival

    Two-day festival, highlighting contemporary directions in jazz guitar. For more information, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/404268869932672/

    11:00:00 AM

  • 21

    Apr

    2017

    Doug Neel 5tet, w/ special guests Jackson Evans, Taylor Roberts, and Brandon Coleman @ Dick's Den

    As part of the Jazz Guitar Now festival, join the Doug Neel 5tet and guests (Roberts, Evans, and Coleman) at Dick's Den for an evening of guitar-centric shenanigans. https://www.facebook.com/events/404268869932672/

    09:00:00 PM

  • 22

    Apr

    2017

    "In Concert" w/Roberts, Evans, Coleman, and Neel

    Join guitarists Taylor Roberts, Jackson Evans, Brandon Coleman, and Doug Neel for an afternoon concert, as part of the Capital University "Jazz Guitar Now" Festival. Capital Univ.- Conservatory of Music; Huntington Recital Hall

    01:00:00 PM

  • 22

    Apr

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 28

    Apr

    2017

    The Harmony Project- performance

    07:00:00 PM

  • 29

    Apr

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 06

    May

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 13

    May

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:30:00 PM

  • 24

    May

    2017

    The Harmony Project presents "Dream On" @ The Ohio Theater

    07:30:00 PM

    tickets

  • 25

    May

    2017

    The Harmony Project presents "Dream On" @ The Ohio Theater

    07:30:00 PM

    tickets

  • 26

    May

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight

    Sandusky State Theater's Jazz @ Eight Series, featuring the Mike Shirtz 4tet's tribute to the music of Dave Brubeck.

    08:00:00 PM

  • 27

    May

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 28

    May

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 01

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Sunny 95 Park Summer Concert Series

    06:00:00 PM

  • 02

    Jun

    2017

    Urban Jazz Coalition- private event

    06:00:00 PM

  • 03

    Jun

    2017

    Urban Jazz Coalition- Cleveland gig (details TBA)

    06:00:00 PM

  • 06

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Grandview Heights Public Library Music Series

    06:00:00 PM

  • 09

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Benny's Pizza (Marysville, OH)

    07:00:00 PM

  • 10

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 16

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ St. Christopher Parish Festival (Grandview, OH)

    07:00:00 PM

  • 17

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 18

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Creekside Festival (Gahanna, OH)

    05:00:00 PM

  • 23

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Grove City Summer Music Series (George Edge park)

    06:00:00 PM

  • 24

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 30

    Jun

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

  • 01

    Jul

    2017

    Harmony Project- Picnic With The Pops (details TBA)

    07:00:00 PM

  • 02

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Granville Fireworks (Wildwood Park)

    07:00:00 PM

  • 05

    Jul

    2017

    Dick's Den Residency #1- HP 4tet

    As part of my month-long residency at "The Carnegie Hall Of Jazz," Dick's Den, I will be featuring a different group every Wednesday evening in July. Night #1 will feature Doug Neel (gtr) with fellow Harmony Project bandmates Chris Brown (keys), Dwight Bailey (bass), and Reggie Jackson (drums).  9:30p, $5 cover

    09:30:00 PM

  • 08

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 12

    Jul

    2017

    Dick's Den Residency #2- "Straight Ahead"

    As part of my month-long residency at "The Carnegie Hall Of Jazz," Dick's Den, I will be featuring a different group every Wednesday evening in July. Night #2 will feature Doug Neel (gtr) with special guests Michael Shirtz (vocals), Danny Bauer (piano), John Allen (bass), and Maxwell Button (drums). 9:30p, $5 cover

    09:30:00 PM

  • 13

    Jul

    2017

    Descendre @ Dick's Den

    Progressive Jazz Fusion w/ Lisa Bella Donna (keys), Jim Tussing (bass), Justin Campbell (drumset), and Doug Neel (trombone/guitar).

    09:30:00 PM

  • 14

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:30:00 PM

  • 15

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:30:00 PM

  • 19

    Jul

    2017

    Dick's Den Residency #3- The Doug Neel 5tet

    As part of my month-long residency at "The Carnegie Hall Of Jazz," Dick's Den, I will be featuring a different group every Wednesday evening in July. Night #3 will feature Doug Neel (gtr) and his 5tet: Matt Adams (sax), Tony Bonardi (keys), Jeff Bass (bass), and Reggie Jackson (drums).  The group will feature original compositions by Neel and Adams. 9:30p, $5 cover

    07:30:00 PM

  • 20

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Columbus Commons Live Summer Music Series

    07:00:00 PM

  • 22

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 24

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    06:00:00 PM

  • 26

    Jul

    2017

    Dick's Den Residency #4- Brass Session

    As part of my month-long residency at "The Carnegie Hall Of Jazz," Dick's Den, I will be featuring a different group every Wednesday evening in July. Night #4 will feature Doug Neel (tbn/gtr) and the return of BRASS SESSION, a trombone quartet w/rhythm section that specializes in arrangements of rock tunes.  BRASS SESSION features Doug Neel (tbn/gtr), Ryan Hamilton (tbn), Doug Moran (tbn), Matt Smith (bass tbn.), Nick Labita (keys), Tony Zilincik (sousaphone), and Joe Nelson (drums). 9:30p, $5 cover

    06:00:00 PM

  • 27

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

  • 28

    Jul

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight

    Sandusky State Theater's Jazz @ Eight series, featuring the Mike Shirtz 4tet, with special guest singer, Pamela Shirtz, presenting "Summer Songs."

    08:00:00 PM

  • 29

    Jul

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 04

    Aug

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Strongwater Food & Spirits

    07:00:00 PM

  • 05

    Aug

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

    07:00:00 PM

  • 11

    Aug

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet @ Hoover Auditorium (Lakeside, OH)

    07:00:00 PM

  • 13

    Aug

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band @ Westerville Park

    06:00:00 PM

  • 18

    Aug

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight

    08:00:00 PM

  • 19

    Aug

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 27

    Aug

    2017

    Justin Campbell 5tet (details TBA)

    06:30:00 PM

  • 01

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    The VUE (Beachwood, OH)

    06:30:00 PM

  • 02

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    06:30:00 PM

  • 03

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    06:30:00 PM

  • 08

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    06:30:00 PM

  • 09

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    06:30:00 PM

  • 15

    Sep

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight: "Torch Singers"

    Sandusky State Theater's Jazz @ Eight series, featuring the Mike Shirtz 4tet, presenting their tribute to the "Torch Singers"

    08:00:00 PM

  • 16

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    08:00:00 PM

  • 21

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

  • 23

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 30

    Sep

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 07

    Oct

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 14

    Oct

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 21

    Oct

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 03

    Nov

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 04

    Nov

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    07:00:00 PM

  • 10

    Nov

    2017

    Doug Neel 5tet- Jazz @ Eight

    Sandusky State Theater's Jazz @ Eight series, featuring the Doug Neel 5tet, performing original compositions by Neel and Matt Adams.

    08:00:00 PM

  • 02

    Dec

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- wedding

    08:00:00 PM

  • 09

    Dec

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    08:00:00 PM

  • 15

    Dec

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Yuletide Variety Show

    Sandusky State Theater; details TBA

    08:00:00 PM

  • 16

    Dec

    2017

    Mike Shirtz 4tet- Yuletide Variety Show

    Sandusky State Theater; details TBA

    08:00:00 PM

  • 30

    Dec

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    08:00:00 PM

  • 31

    Dec

    2017

    The Conspiracy Band- NYE @ The Ivory Room

    08:00:00 PM

  • 29

    Apr

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 03

    May

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 05

    May

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 06

    May

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 11

    May

    2018

    Douglas Neel 5tet @ Dick's Den

    Join the Doug Neel 5tet @ "The One And Only" for a night of sonic bliss!!!Dick's Den (2417 N High St, Columbus, OH 43202)9:30p-1:30a 21+, $5 coverFeaturing:Matt Adams, saxophoneTony Bonardi, keysJeff Bass, bassWith Special Guest: Justin Campbell, drumsetWon't you join us???

    09:30:00 PM

  • 12

    May

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 13

    May

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 18

    May

    2018

    Hashtag Comedy- TBD: The Improvised Musical

    I'll be joining the members of the Hashtag Comedy team for TBD: The Improvised Musical   Shadowbox Cabaret, 18+

    07:30:00 AM

    tickets

  • 19

    May

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 20

    May

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 23

    May

    2018

    Rock Slide @ Dick's Den

    Excited to be joining my colleagues in "Rock Slide" for an evening of low brass-based rock 'n roll!9:30p 21+, $5 cover Why Not???

    09:30:00 PM

  • 25

    May

    2018

    An Evening w/the Douglas Neel 5tet @ The Refectory

    I am VERY excited to announce the following date!!! Come join The Douglas Neel 5tet, as they present the music of Doug Neel for the first time at The Refectory Restaurant & Bistro, as part of The Refectory's famed Dinner Music Series. Guests will enjoy a 4-course meal in a Jazz Dinner Club experience, with a rotating/seasonal menu, as prepared by Chef Richard Blondin and his staff. The evening will begin at 6:00pm, with two sets of music at 7:00pm & 8:00pm. Band will feature:Douglas J. Neel, 7-string guitarMatt Adams, saxophoneTony Bonardi, keyboardsNate Smith, bass With Special Guest, Justin Campbell, drumset Please visit The Refectory's website for ticket/reservation info.: https://refectory.com/dinner-music-series/

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 26

    May

    2018

    Cathedral Brass- Priest Ordinations

    12:00:00 PM

  • 27

    May

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 27

    May

    2018

    Ryan Craycroft/Doug Neel duo @ The Happy Grape

    I'm excited to join Ryan Craycroft (guitar) for an evening of duo music!The Happy Grape Wine Bar & Bistro (300 E Main St, Mansfield, OH 44904, United States) 7:00p-10:00p All Ages, no cover

    07:00:00 PM

  • 30

    May

    2018

    Douglas Neel 4tet @ Brother's Drake Meadery

    Please join the Douglas Neel 4tet for a night of music @ Brother's Drake Meadery: you "meade" it!Douglas Neel, 7-string guitar Tony Bonardi, keys Jeff Bass, bass Reggie Jackson, drumset8:00p-11:00p21+ No Cover

    08:00:00 PM

  • 02

    Jun

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    12:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 03

    Jun

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 10

    Jun

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 13

    Jun

    2018

    Phil @ The Filament

    I'm very excited and HONORED to announce this show with Columbus-based bassist, Phil Maneri.  This will be a set of COMPLETELY improvised music in a duo context (bass & guitar) at The Filament @ The Vanderelli Room (218 McDowell St., Columbus, OH, 43215)7:00p-9:00p, all ages, donations acceptedWon't you join us???

    07:00:00 PM

  • 14

    Jun

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Ohio/Michigan Tour

    12:00:00 PM

  • 15

    Jun

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Ohio/Michigan Tour

    12:00:00 PM

  • 16

    Jun

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Ohio/Michigan Tour

    12:00:00 PM

  • 17

    Jun

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 17

    Jun

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Ohio/Michigan Tour

    12:00:00 PM

  • 22

    Jun

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 23

    Jun

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 30

    Jun

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 08

    Jul

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 14

    Jul

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 15

    Jul

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 21

    Jul

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 22

    Jul

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 29

    Jul

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 02

    Aug

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 04

    Aug

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 05

    Aug

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 11

    Aug

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 12

    Aug

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 19

    Aug

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 21

    Aug

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- BLUE SKIES show

    Come join the Michael Shirtz 4tet as we present our "Blue Skies" show and CD at Hoover Auditorium (Lakeside, OH).

    07:00:00 PM

  • 26

    Aug

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 02

    Sep

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 07

    Sep

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 22

    Sep

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 06

    Oct

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 07

    Oct

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 13

    Oct

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 20

    Oct

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 02

    Nov

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 09

    Nov

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ 8

    Sandusky State Theater (Sandusky, OH) 8:00p, all ages

    08:00:00 PM

  • 10

    Nov

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 15

    Dec

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 13

    Jan

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    12:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 13

    Jan

    2018

    Doug Neel- solo guitar

    Solo guitar performance, followed by a "meet & greet" reception.   Hebron Christian Church 610 W. Main St. Hebron, OH 43025

    06:00:00 PM

  • 26

    Jan

    2018

    Outlaw Soul @ Tavern 42

    I'll be joining the gents in Outlaw Soul for a show and LIVE recording at Tavern 42 (Delaware, OH).

    07:00:00 PM

  • 01

    Feb

    2018

    Capital University NOW Festival- Zugger 4tet

    As part of the NOW Festival activities, I'll be performing a trombone 4tet, composed by my friend, colleague, and former teacher, Dr. Thomas Zugger.   8:00p Huntington Recital Hall FREE

    08:00:00 PM

  • 02

    Feb

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet @ Pellissippi State Community College

    I'll be travelling to Pellissippi State Community College with The Michael Shirtz 4tet for a weekend of performances & clinics. 2/2: Clinics & Workshops 2/3: Evening Performance

    12:00:00 PM

  • 03

    Feb

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet @ Pellissippi State Community College

    I'll be travelling to Pellissippi State Community College with The Michael Shirtz 4tet for a weekend of performances & clinics. 2/2: Clinics & Workshops 2/3: Evening Performance

    12:00:00 PM

  • 07

    Feb

    2018

    Rock Slide @ Dick's Den

    As part of Joe Nelson's month-long residency, Rock Slide will be performing at Dick's Den @ 9:30p!   $5, 21+

    09:30:00 PM

  • 17

    Feb

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 23

    Feb

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- BLUE SKIES premier @ Sandusky State Theater

    I'll be joining Michael Shirtz and the 4tet for the show premier and CD Release for "Blue Skies" at the Sandusky State Theater!   8:00p, all ages

    08:00:00 PM

  • 24

    Feb

    2018

    Kenny Latham 4tet- Jazz Breakfast

    Featuring Kenny Latham (vocals), Doug Neel (guitar), Christopher Brown (keys), Dwight Bailey (bass), and Neal Cobb (drums). All ages; 10a-12p

    10:00:00 AM

  • 24

    Feb

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 16

    Mar

    2018

    Michael Shirtz 4tet- Jazz @ Eight, w/ Evelyn Wright

    MSQ will be joined by Cleveland-area vocalist, Evelyn Wright, for an evening that pays tribute to the torch singers.

    08:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 24

    Mar

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 PM

    tickets

  • 31

    Mar

    2018

    Cathedral Brass- Easter Vigil

    I'll be joining the Cathedral Brass of St. Joseph Cathedral (Columbus) for the Easter Vigil Mass.

    08:00:00 PM

  • 01

    Apr

    2018

    Cathedral Brass- Easter Mass

    I'll be joining the Cathedral Brass of St. Joseph Cathedral (Columbus) for the Resurrection Mass.

    10:00:00 AM

  • 08

    Apr

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 12

    Apr

    2018

    Thoroughly Modern Millie @ Otterbein Univ.

    I'm excited to join the cast & crew of Otterbein's Theater Department for their production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie."  I look forward to playing trombone with this great cast and pit orchestra!

    08:00:00 PM

  • 13

    Apr

    2018

    Thoroughly Modern Millie @ Otterbein Univ.

    I'm excited to join the cast & crew of Otterbein's Theater Department for their production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie." I look forward to playing trombone with this great cast and pit orchestra!

    08:00:00 PM

  • 14

    Apr

    2018

    Free Set w/Sonikora @ The Vanderelli Room

    I'm excited to be joining Chris Haas and his band, Sonikora, for a COMPLETELY improvised set of music at The Vanderelli Room: Sonikora, WSG Douglas Neel (7-string guitar)3:00p-5:00p The Vanderelli Room: 218 McDowell St, Columbus, OH 43215All ages; donations accepted

    03:00:00 PM

  • 14

    Apr

    2018

    Thoroughly Modern Millie @ Otterbein Univ.

    I'm excited to join the cast & crew of Otterbein's Theater Department for their production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie." I look forward to playing trombone with this great cast and pit orchestra!

    08:00:00 PM

  • 15

    Apr

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 20

    Apr

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 21

    Apr

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    07:00:00 AM

    tickets

  • 22

    Apr

    2018

    Doug Neel, solo guitar @ Bexley Market District

    Come enjoy brunch @ The Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley, OH)!!! Brunch Service: 10:00am-2:00pm, weekly (Sat/Sun) Music by Douglas J. Neel, solo 7-string guitarist• EVERY Sunday, 11:00a-1:00p• www.douglasjneel.com Delicious food, great location, cocktail specials! Won't you join us???

    11:00:00 AM

  • 24

    Apr

    2018

    FACULTY RECITAL- Capital Univ.-Conservatory Of Music

    I am honored to be presenting my first recital as a Faculty member at Capital University- Conservatory of Music.  Featuring all original compositions. 8:00p, Huntington Recital Hall, All Ages

    08:00:00 AM

  • 26

    Apr

    2018

    The Conspiracy Band- private event

    08:00:00 AM

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Douglas J. Neel douglasjneel77@gmail.com 614.226.4268