Distraction - Django Reinhardt - Django Reinhardt Europes Greatest Contribution To Jazz (Vinyl, LP, Album)


  1. This budget five-disc box collects Reinhardt's first recordings between Curiously enough, despite the title, these sides aren't chronological, a fact that engineer Ted Kendall admits in the liner notes. Rather, while each disc's featured sessions are presented mostly chronologically, the discs themselves are rather awkwardly sequenced, with different discs covering different.
  2. Jean "Django" Reinhardt (Template:IPA-fr; 23 January – 16 May ) was a pioneering virtuoso jazz guitarist and composer. Reinhardt is often regarded as one of the greatest guitar players of all time and is the first important European jazz musician who made major contributions to the.
  3. Jan 04,  · Jean "Django" Reinhardt (23 January – 16 May ) was a Belgian-born French jazz guitarist and composer of Romani ethnicity, regarded as one of the greatest .
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  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Django Reinhardt En Belgique (Europe's Greatest Contribution To Jazz) on Discogs. Label: Polydor - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue, Mono • Country: France • Genre: Jazz • Style: Swing, Gypsy Jazz/5(2).
  6. Mar 30,  · Django Reinhardt - "J'attendrai Swing" (Live, ) Also lacking a horn section, the all-string quintet would rely on Grappelli's violin and Reinhardt's Selmer guitar to carry the melody, bringing the guitar to the forefront of the mix as not only a rhythm instrument (as it was approached as the time) but an instrument capable of breathtakingly complex and melodic leads.
  7. Sep 25,  · In Paris in , Django Reinhardt founded the Quintette du Hot Club de France, the first jazz ensemble made up solely of stringed instruments. The quintet consisted of the great jazz violinist Stephan Grappelli, Django on solo guitar and his brother Joseph on rhythm guitar, accompanied by a second rhythm guitar and bass.
  8. Biography. Danny Kirwan was born Daniel David Langran on in Brixton, South London. His parents separated when he was young; his mother, Phyllis Rose Langran, married Aloysious James Kirwan in when Danny was eight. Kirwan left school in with six O-levels and worked for a year as an insurance clerk in Fenchurch Street in the City of London.

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