Gypsy Style Guitarists
Boulou and Elios Ferret
Further reading: Boulou and Elios Ferret
Christophe Lartilleux - Latcho Drom
Lollo Meier Szigano Swing
The Manomanouche Trio. (Italy). Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
And here are some great pretenders, "Gagios" - non gypsy
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A new Argentine group www.cordalswing.com.ar
Marlo has a trio in Argentina which play in the style of Django as well as Oscar Aleman. email@example.com Argentina
"Monsieur Camembert" Hails From Sydney Australia.
Billets Doux based in Belgium. Website
Arsen Torlakovic who is currently living in Canada www.arsenjazz.ca
Duane Andrews - www.duaneandrews.ca
The Swing Noir hail from Toronto and are up and about gigging. So if your in the area drop by check them out.
Checkout the Marc Atkinson Trio from Canada at their website where you can see the men and hear the music. http://www.marcatkinson.com/
Bouche Swingtette" did play every Wed evening 9-12 at the
Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave., Toronto, Canada. They are taking
a break from there for the summer, hostilities will resume as normal
on the first week of September.
Contact Colin Bray firstname.lastname@example.org Canada
www.musetteguitars.com is the home of three dudes who just can't stop playing in 3/4. May they rule the world.
Francois Rousseau's Jazz Gitan is fully active in Montreal, Canada. Website is http://djangomontreal.com/JazzGitan.htm
Club Django of Toronto http://www.clubdjangotoronto.com/
Walter Clerici can be be found in Copehagen spreading the word at walterclerici.com
Finlands firsts entry arrives in style with www.jazzpartout.com/
Romain Brizemur Classical and Jazz guitarist http://romain.brizemur.free.fr/index.html
Samy Dussat has a page up and running now. http://site.voila.fr/sami.daussat/index.html France
Axé Swing from Toulouse in France http://axeswing.free.fr/
Swing de Paris. France
French guitarist duet Paris Paname www.parispaname.fr.st
www.mosik.info - swing manouche, valse musette & yiddish klezmer
Jörg Seidel is Online - Huzzar!!
Joscho Stephan. In Germany the Django Fans know him as a Top Gypsy Swing Guitarist. The German Guitar Factory Hoyer has even built a Django Guitar Model under his Name: Hoyer JS-10 (Joscho Stephan Signature). Take a look at his site www.Joscho-Stephan.de. Parts of the Site are in English.
Douce Ambience are now online www.douce-ambiance.de
name is Marco Parodi, from Torino, Italy.
I lead a Django style quintet the "Marco Parodi Quintet" with three guitars, violin and bass; we usually play in Torino clubs and other places in Italy.
New website now up We are available for gigs anywhere. Email Marco
Les Hot Swing from Italy put a different edge to Swing Jazz.
TheTolga Emilio Trio would like to tell you about their website. They are a trio, based in Amsterdam, playing contemporary gypsy jazz. The starting point is the Rosenberg Trio, but have added some hungarian csardas plus many original compositions. Real audio clips available. See you there.
The Spreangles Trio, based in Rome (Italy) with two guitars and drums. We play gypsy jazz in the style of Django and we are available for any gigs!!!!! Please contact Massimiliano Bultrini at the E-Mail email@example.com Italy
The busy group Note Noire from Japan have a site with some mp3's for download
A crossover Gypsy Jazz Flamenco trio www.asisetoca.nl
Jelle van Tongeren a jazz violinist from the netherlands.www.jellevantongeren.nl
Robin Nolan www.robinnolan.com
Tim Kiphuis - Violinist for Fapy, Angelo, Robin Nolan and many more
Orkest Polytour the Django avec Chante group.
The Dutch Group Centre Ville have a nice page to visit.
Jan Brouwer has a new web site where you can check out his latest material. www.jan-brouwer.nl
Samois sur Spaarne. My group is called "Samois sur Spaarne". In this name we replaced "Seine" for "Spaarne", a well known river in Holland. You can find our site at www.mensenvantongeren.nl
Greetings from Amsterdam, John Friedrichs former Robin Nolan Trio member Bezoek ook onze website.
The Robin Nolan Trio have a site where you can buy all their releases plus the excellent Gypsy style tutor book. RNT
Hotclub de Prevoo - Holland
For some dutch Hotclub based in Amsterdam you can do no worse than see www.hotclubdefrank.nl Holland
Hady Mouallem's webstite is available at www.jazzviolin.nl
Fourire are a trio from Norway which have released their debut album on Hot Club Records www.fourire.no
The Norwegian guitar-duo "Sichia"consists of Iver Bjurgren (21) and Gorm Helfjord (22). Our material is part Gypsy-jazz, part modern jazz/classical. I think we fill the term "upcoming", and we would be glad to be included somewhere in this page. Best regards Gorm Helfjord
The Biel Ballester Trio are now online.
Tout Sweet www.toutsweet.com are the great Spanish Group with pomp supplied by "Yayo".Sweden
Hot Club de Suede. Sweden www.lundgrenmusic.com
Andreas Öberg, 23 years old is a new guitar talent and the future for the gypsy jazz tradition in Sweden www.andreas-oberg.com
Club Tabou - Based in the South East of UK. Regulars at festivals and events over the UK.
Ultraswing are a hard working trio based in the South of England around the Brighton area.
Gary Potter got himself a a website. Check it out now www.garypottertrio.co.uk
Colin Cosimini - Great player and enthusiastic follower of the style. Author of the "Gypsy Jazz Chordbooks". Based in Gloucestershire.
5 Go Swing Based in Cardiff www.5goswing.com
Hot Mocambo is based in Northamptonshire. Hot Mocambo co-host The Gypsy Jazz Cafe at The Romany, Northampton every last Tuesday of the month.
Fishtank - UK based duo.
Djangology - Appearing at L'Esprit Manouche 2004
Billy Thompson - Award winning London based violinist from Barbara Thompson & Paraphernalia and The Amigos.
Jazz Gitanes Pete Sheppard returns to form.
Parisian Swing www.parisianswing.com
Crazy Rhythms new site is up . UK www.crazyrhythm.co.uk/
Swing 39 are based in Kent UK. Check out their pages here. www.swing39.co.uk
The Amigos from Wales are a hard working group with loads of gigs coming up. Check out their site.
www.swing42.supanet.com is the new home of Swing 42 UK
Fret and Fiddle play Bal Musette and Gypsy Jazz http://www.guitarlink.co.uk/page8.html UK
Scotland based Havana Swing have a site for contacts etc www.havanaswing.com UK
Nils Solberg has a cracking website. www.nilssolberg.com . Enjoy! UK
Mike Piggott the hard working and long standing swing violinist from Sussex has a Website for you to check out his portfolio. UK
Have a look at the Djangoisim Web Site. These boys look as well as sound the part.
Alex Yellowlees and his Hot Club Band feature Alex on violin. Check out their web site at www.jazzviolinpromotions.co.uk
Nuages are based in Wiltshire UK and have a nice site to check out with mp3's for you to download.
Tom Watson and Tam Gallagher comprise Swing Guitars and are based in Glasgow, Scotland. The duo have just released their debut CD entitled "It Takes Two To Django". Visit http://www.geocities.com/swingguitars/index.html or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, sales, bookings etc.
Le Jazz / Sephora Check out the classy webpage for Le Jazz the group renound for backing the fantastic Fappy Lafertin and Sephora the group with an interesting European sound. www.lejazzetal.com.
Robert Bell from Minneapolis www.bellrobert.com
Djangos Moustache www.djangosmoustache.com Austin Texas
Hot Club Quartet give you that authentic sound from LA, CA
Trio Gonzalo Tight little outfit LA, CA.
Impromptu headed by the effervescent Larry Camp FL
New site now up TONY GREEN & GYPSY JAZZ , based out of New Orleans, and work usually as a trio of two guitars and upright bass. A new CD is in production called LIVE IN VENICE recorded at a little pizzeria in Venice last summer. Look foward to seeing you at Samois!
David Williams Rockies
Stephane Wrembel NYC
The Gypsy Hombres Nashvill
Alfonso Ponticelli's new Group "Swing Gitan" www.swinggitan.com
Billet Doux based in Seattle. Website
Zola, an all-original Gypsy Jazz Guitar and Guitar/Mandolin duo
based in Ithaca, New York.
You can check out their website at www.zelazola.com
Riff Raff - Califonia based swing band. www.hometown.aol.com/riffraffjazz
Hot House Jazz Dallas based Hot House Jazz is an acoustic jazz combo performing 1930's/40's era gypsy jazz, swing and classic jazz standards.
Pretty Boy Freud is an eclectic acoustic band performing 'Hot Club Jazz and Spaghetti-Western Swing' with a twist of humour. www.prettyboyfreud.com
Giga Shane USA
http://wpatton.com Gypsy jazz and Brasilian music played on mandolin, guitar, violin & flute - featuring the incredible swing violinist David Gusakov.
http://www.djangodjazz.com is the new home to Lee Burrows and Nikolai Svishev aka - Django Djazz. Charlston USA
The Hot Club of Ave D NYC based, available for gigs. Contact Steve Quinn @ 201-224-3650 Or email.
Harmonious Wail a great vocal swing band have a site up and running for you to check out their harmonious wailing.
The Pearl Django web site is now available for your perusal:US
It looks great thanks to all the hard work of Ted Gottsegen.
Jazzmine are a US outfit with a laid back sound.Checkout their site, sit back and listen to some samples of their work.
Hot Club of San Francisco Paul Mehling's fine group.
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