Victor Chapman is a Nashville music industry icon and trusted disc jockey who has been called upon for engagements large and small over the years. He has earned a spot in the entertainment industry as a promotions and productions professional throughout the Mid-State and nationwide. This includes various contracts through his company, Victor Chatman Studios
He is noted for his Jazz productions and as an award winning ‘I-Heart Radio’ personality. The latter is for the Old School Lunch hour Mix with Victor Chatman. The Jazz productions consist of Jazz with a View from high atop the Maxwell House Hotel; ‘Jazz on the Cumberland’ in conjunction with Metro Parks; the Brown Bag Jazz concerts in Centennial Park; and on December 17, a ‘Jazzy Christmas on the Cumberland’ aboard the General Jackson Showboat. The Brown Bag Jazz series will soon celebrate 10 years of success as another one of Music City’s ‘must do’ events.
This second annual ‘Jazzy Christmas on the Cumberland’ is a part of Victor’s Jazz on the Cumberland Concert Series and this season’s ‘Finale’. The evening will include: live entertainment, fine dining with a full course dinner, salad, dessert, and beverages—all while enjoying a scenic cruise down the Cumberland River overlooking the city skyline. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank, Metro Youth Music Programs, and select senior homes.
Victor is a humble man who has dined with and provided services for some of the best programs in the region. His 6’+ warm, smiling presence gently fills the room as his hands seem to automatically know what to do on the turn tables. His music programs and productions are tailored to fit each client, and if they aren’t sure which direction to go in, no worries. Victor Chatman Studios can cover it.
A few of his 2017 stellar productions include: Minority Entrepreneur Development (MED) Week; the Inaugural Beauty NIC; working with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry on several community programs; and the recent Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. invitation only Holiday Soiree.’
When asked what his hobbies are or favorite things to do, he simply replied: “I am enjoying my hobbies and favorite things when I am doing my music. Music is my hobby and my favorite thing is to see them laugh and to see each guest walk away happy, having left their troubles at the door from what Victor Chatman has unveiled,” said Victor.