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by Birrelly Niblett
Thu Dec 02, 2010 1:50 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Lollo Meier's gypsy jazz academy
Replies: 6
Views: 12460

Fapy Lafertin teaches at Gypsyjazzacademy.com

Hey folks, I just saw these links to some extracts of Fapy's lessons on gypsyjazzacademy.com.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_Ew7LZxeZQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pb8w4A_zijI

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAvKQqqInVI
by Birrelly Niblett
Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:56 pm
Forum: How to play Gypsy Jazz guitar
Topic: Stochelo Rosenberg starts online guitar school!!
Replies: 2
Views: 7776

I understand that Stochelo's academy won't be launching until January at the earliest now :( .

Maybe he will join gypsyjazzacademy.com i understand that Fapy lafterin is joining http://www.gypsyjazzacademy.com/blog/fa ... academycom

That would be awesome!
by Birrelly Niblett
Thu Oct 14, 2010 11:24 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Lollo Meier's gypsy jazz academy
Replies: 6
Views: 12460

Denis Chang has joined the staff at gypsyjazzacademy.com

I see that Denis Chang has joined the staff at the new online academy.....

http://www.gypsyjazzacademy.com/blog/de ... me-academy
by Birrelly Niblett
Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Lollo Meier's gypsy jazz academy
Replies: 6
Views: 12460

Lollo Meier's gypsy jazz academy

I understand that Lollo Meier has filmed a series of lessons for www.gypsyjazzacademy.com. There are more details about it here...http://www.gypsyjazzacademy.com/blog/gypsy-jazz-guitar-academy-launch Also I think the Stochelo's academy is scheduled to open next month... just in time for the winter w...
by Birrelly Niblett
Sat Dec 22, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: In Memoriam
Topic: KARLHEINZ STOCKHAUSEN - Musical Genius
Replies: 5
Views: 11841

Ah, Karl Heinz57 Shitehousen.... I have recently transcribed this work and arranged it for Mandolin.... damn tricky to get the bucket fart triplets down... I have the album he did with Cabbo...the one which was also the worlds first scratch and sniff gypsy jazz album..pm me if you want a copy.....mu...
by Birrelly Niblett
Thu Dec 20, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: Trust Me I'm a Doctor
Topic: Caballero venue photos
Replies: 5
Views: 12519

Caballero venue photos

Dear Ted, I have enyoyed immensely your recent photographic post detailing the various music halls which featured Django and the boys. Is it possible to collate a photo reportage of venues which have had the 'pleasure' of Cabbo's company??? I am not in this instance referring to the 'Max Bygraves' t...
by Birrelly Niblett
Wed Dec 05, 2007 12:12 am
Forum: In Memoriam
Topic: Evel Knievel
Replies: 4
Views: 10224

yes indeed Sir....allegedly he was no slouch with the ole baseball bat!!! and managed to hit many a business associate for a home run....

Go EVEL....
by Birrelly Niblett
Wed Dec 05, 2007 12:05 am
Forum: Guitars picks and strings etc..
Topic: Stimer wanted...
Replies: 3
Views: 4933

thanks...

Is it just me or is there a problem with loading the classified pages???

Could well be me as I am a doddering arse...
by Birrelly Niblett
Sun Dec 02, 2007 11:33 pm
Forum: Django
Topic: Djangos UK venues
Replies: 35
Views: 46447

Tedward,

Can you provide any info regarding Django's visits to bonnie Scotland and is there any documentary evidence that he ever tried haggis....
by Birrelly Niblett
Sun Dec 02, 2007 11:30 pm
Forum: In Memoriam
Topic: Evel Knievel
Replies: 4
Views: 10224

Yeah man he was something else... as a kid i was mesmerised with the Snake River canyon attempt....if you ever get a chance to see the film of David Frost asking him stupid questions just before the near fatal attempt check it out...you can see in his eyes that Evel is a man who is sure he's about t...
by Birrelly Niblett
Sun Dec 02, 2007 11:25 pm
Forum: Guitars picks and strings etc..
Topic: Stimer wanted...
Replies: 3
Views: 4933

Stimer wanted...

I am looking for a Stimer pick up...or Miller...does anyone have one for sale???

Please send me a pm....
by Birrelly Niblett
Sat Dec 01, 2007 10:09 am
Forum: Trust Me I'm a Doctor
Topic: Some Help Please
Replies: 4
Views: 11006

Dear Teddy, I will assist if I can. But please understand that like Cabo I am heavily medicated. 1) An entry level guitar. Since I am retired, I can only afford a maximum of £200 which is about $40 at the current exchange rate. Kimbara or Samick...accept no other 2) The type of plectrum I should be ...
by Birrelly Niblett
Fri Nov 30, 2007 1:26 am
Forum: Taking the piss etc...
Topic: Clapton plays jazz
Replies: 15
Views: 31984

Can anyone see if he's using the correct gypsy picking technique and also is that a wegen???
by Birrelly Niblett
Thu Jul 05, 2007 8:09 pm
Forum: Trust Me I'm a Doctor
Topic: Nigerian Selmer Scam???
Replies: 4
Views: 10998

My Dear boy, please accept my belated apologies, I never did thank you for extipating me in a timely if not dignified manner from Claridges that rainy September and I praise the lord that you have your connections at the home office...of course I still insist I did not know it was filled with cream....
by Birrelly Niblett
Thu Jul 05, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Trust Me I'm a Doctor
Topic: Gypsy Architecture
Replies: 4
Views: 10193

I agree the good Doctor is indeed a busy man he is currently acting as external examiner (a point which I had to stress repeatedly) for one of my PhD students. At this very moment the good doctor is reading through a laborious 900 page thesis by M Fulofschlitz entitled 'Gypsy Nitpicking' a study of ...