The Django Reinhardt Festival
November 5 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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!