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Bechet Django New Orleans

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Aurelien Bouly presents Django meets New Orleans & Bechet Sunday/Monday 7/8 October
Aurelien Bouly French Gypsy, Guitar master

Django, 30s Gypsy swing guitar, melding with music and rhythms of New Orleans accompanied by the vibrant swing of 2 Bechet style vintage clarinet sounds underpinned by driving rhythm guitar and double bass.

This quintet enlivens the music of the legendary Django Reinhardt/Bechet as well as swing-era classics with the buoyant rhythms of New Orleans, dazzling improvisations and virtuoso solos from these world class musicians bringing joy and passion to an era to be remembered on these 2 very special nights
Not one but 2 clarinets grace our stage for these 2 very special Prestige Performance Concerts of Django New Orleans & Bechet Sun/Mon7/8 Oct

The concerts feature 2 extraordinary multi-instrumentalists....
Ewan Bleach & Will Scott on clarinet etc
2 of the UK's top authentic sounding vintage dance and swing players

Tim Ellis on guitar & Pete Thomas on bass two young talented rising stars

A 5 * spellbinding exceptional quintet performing:

Aurelien will be doing a Gypsy Swing guitar workshop Sunday day time 7 Oct £40 11am - 4pm 1 hour for lunch

Aurelien teaches composes and plays in many of his own guitar projects including Latin Jazz Manouche and has played all over the world with the best musicians if this genre - these 2 concerts demonstrate his versatility and love of melody and swing

Tickets at doors open at 6 food until 10 - Music approx 8-11

Mucians receive all the ticket monies - therefore we reserve the right to charge a min spend of £25pp in order to keep up the standard of the music we serve to our intimate audiences
Thanks to all our Patrons and regular musicians
Keep live music Live
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