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The Django Reinhardt Festival

November 6 @ 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Birdland is proud to welcome The Django Reinhardt Festival back to the stage on November 1st – 6th with two sets each evening!

Birdland will be alive with “Hot Gypsy Jazz” featuring the Django Festival Allstars and Lead Guitarist, Samson Schmitt’s two talented daughters as special guests. The Allstars swing like crazy and will break your heart with a ballad, true virtuosos of Django’ style, carrying his legacy to today.

The band performs all over the world to standing ovations!

Samson Schmitt, Lead Guitarist, part of the famous Schimtt French ‘gypsy’ musical family brings his 2 daughters Stefi , Vocalist (17) and Stenli , Guitar and Vocals (7). Step into “the gypsy life of family , where music reigns supreme.”

Regulars, Ludovic Beier/Accordion-Accordina, Pierre Blanchard/Violin, Antonio Licusati/Bass and Guest

George Benson says “Sensational!”

“Hardest swinging band at The Newport Jazz Festival”…Downbeat Magazine

Michael Harris will be in ‘full swing’ – HOT GYPSY JAZZ!


November 6
10:30 pm - 11:30 pm


Birdland Jazz Club
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Birdland Jazz Club
315 W 44th St., New York, NY 10036
New York, NY 10036 US
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