Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

$30/Adv $35/Door No Comp Tix Sponsored by Drew Miller, Digital Benefits Advisors – Santa Cruz ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets at the door only. Doors at 8:30 PM “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” – International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy-jazz tradition. Schmitt acquired his musical skills while growing up amongst the Roma culture of France. Aside from a detour into rock music during his teen years, Schmitt has been a loyal acolyte of the Reinhardt musical legacy, characterized by the hard-charging swing rhythms of classic jazz, matched with streamlined melodies and sophisticated harmonies. Their latest album, 2012’s Live at Birdland, exemplifies how gypsy jazz has grown fresh in present times and displays Schmitt’s total mastery of the style....
Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

SOLD OUT! Click on the blue Buy Tickets button to purchase 9:00 PM tickets. $30/Adv $35/Door No Comp Tix Sponsored by Drew Miller, Digital Benefits Advisors – Santa Cruz Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” – International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy-jazz tradition. Schmitt acquired his musical skills while growing up amongst the Roma culture of France. Aside from a detour into rock music during his teen years, Schmitt has been a loyal acolyte of the Reinhardt musical legacy, characterized by the hard-charging swing rhythms of classic jazz, matched with streamlined melodies and sophisticated harmonies. Their latest album, 2012’s Live at Birdland, exemplifies how gypsy jazz has grown fresh in present times and displays Schmitt’s total mastery of the style....

Dorado Schmitt & the Django All-Stars

Monday, November 12, 9:00 PM Dorado Schmitt & the Django All-Stars $25/Adv $28/Door No Jazztix or Comps Sponsored by Drew Miller Insurance Services, Inc. Special thanks to Grande Absente and Air France “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” –International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy-jazz tradition. Schmitt acquired his musical skills while growing up in the Roma culture of France. Aside from a detour into rock music during his teen years, Schmitt has been a loyal acolyte of the Reinhardt musical legacy, a legacy characterized by the hard-charging swing rhythms of classic jazz, matched with streamlined melodic and harmonic sophistication. Far from being stuck in the past, Schmitt and his All-Stars exemplify how Django’s innovations remain fresh in present times. His band consists of Francko Mehrstein – rhythm guitar, Ludovic Beier – accordion, Pierre Blanchard –violin and Xavier Nikq – bass. www.djangobirdland.com...

Dorado Schmitt & the Django All-Stars

Monday, November 12, 7:00 PM Dorado Schmitt & the Django All-Stars $25/Adv $28/Door No Jazztix or Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Drew Miller Insurance Services, Inc. Special thanks to Grande Absente and Air France “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” –International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy-jazz tradition. Schmitt acquired his musical skills while growing up in the Roma culture of France. Aside from a detour into rock music during his teen years, Schmitt has been a loyal acolyte of the Reinhardt musical legacy, a legacy characterized by the hard-charging swing rhythms of classic jazz, matched with streamlined melodic and harmonic sophistication. Far from being stuck in the past, Schmitt and his All-Stars exemplify how Django’s innovations remain fresh in present times. His band consists of Francko Mehrstein – rhythm guitar, Ludovic Beier – accordion, Pierre Blanchard –violin and Xavier Nikq – bass. www.djangobirdland.com...