PATRICK SAUSSOIS – Le Jazz Gitano Parisien

Guitarist Patrick Saussois was born in Paris as the son of a Breton/Basque father and a mother with gypsy origins. As a child he became fascinated by the guitar thanks to his father and he mastered the instrument over the years as a true autodidact. It should be noted that he, a left-hander, learned to… Continue lendo PATRICK SAUSSOIS – Le Jazz Gitano Parisien

Hommage à Django Reinhardt (1960)

RTF, Jazz Memories n°16: "Hommage à Django Reinhardt"Présentation: Simon Copans, Maurice Culaz, Charles Delaunay https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs1OksZnBqs Nuage 00:05Biographie de Django (par S. Copans) 00:48Valse en La (ou "Montagne Ste Geneviève", ou "Valse à Django" ) 01:59Matelo & Maurice Ferret, (guitare), Jean-Baptiste "Mac Kac" Reilles (batterie), Emmanuel Soudieux (basse)Biographie de Django (suite) 03:28Tears 04:19Matelo Ferré, Maurice Ferret… Continue lendo Hommage à Django Reinhardt (1960)

Les Yeux Noirs – DJANGO REINHARDT / TCHAVOLO SCHMITT

“Dark Eyes” is a well-known Russian romance folk song. The lyrics were written by the Ukrainian poet and writer Yevhen Hrebinka. The first publication of the poem was in Hrebinka’s own Russian translation in Literaturnaya Gazeta in 1843. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ua-MWLJvGvM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oF275_DXP1o

EMMET COHEN & PATRICK BARTLEY – After You’ve Gone (live)

Multifaceted American jazz pianist and composer Emmet Cohen is in the vanguard of his generation's advancement of music and the related arts. A recognized prodigy, Cohen began Suzuki method piano instruction at age three, and his playing quickly became a mature melding of musicality, technique, and concept. Downbeat observed that his "nimble touch, measured stride… Continue lendo EMMET COHEN & PATRICK BARTLEY – After You’ve Gone (live)

TCHAVOLO SCHMITT – After You’ve Gone

Tchavolo Schmitt (born 1954 in Paris) is a gypsy jazz guitarist. Schmitt performed as a member of various ensembles in the 1970s. Then he settled in Strasbourg and left the professional circuit for a time, releasing solo albums in 2000. He played the role of Miraldo in Tony Gatlif's Swing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eB47s5a-g9k "After You've Gone" is… Continue lendo TCHAVOLO SCHMITT – After You’ve Gone

DJANGO REINHARDT – Sultan of Swing [fvll albvm] (1936-53)

Jean Reinhardt (23 January 1910 – 16 May 1953), known by his Romani nickname Django (French: [dʒãŋɡo ʁɛjnaʁt] or [dʒɑ̃ɡo ʁenɑʁt]), was a Romani-French jazz guitarist and composer. He was one of the first major jazz talents to emerge in Europe and has been hailed as one of its most significant exponents. Before he had… Continue lendo DJANGO REINHARDT – Sultan of Swing [fvll albvm] (1936-53)

JOSEPHINE BAKER: The African-American Superstar who took over France

Josephine Baker (born Freda Josephine McDonald; naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer and actress. Her career was centered primarily in Europe, mostly in her adopted France. She was the first black woman to star in a major motion picture, the 1927 silent film Siren… Continue lendo JOSEPHINE BAKER: The African-American Superstar who took over France

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it's raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5 - Best if you listen with your 🎧 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nR-Zen2s2Qw You are listening to a new and very nice effect of old fashioned music, oldies as we like calling them, (music from 20's, 30's, 40's) and it is… Continue lendo Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5

RUBÉN BLADES – Vida

Rubén Blades (1948-) is a Panamanian musician, singer, composer, actor, activist, and politician, performing musically most often in the salsa, and Latin jazz genres. As a songwriter, Blades brought the lyrical sophistication of Central American nueva canción and Cuban nueva trova as well as experimental tempos and politically inspired Son Cubano salsa to his music,… Continue lendo RUBÉN BLADES – Vida