The moment you’ve been waiting for! Google Play takes Scandinavia by storm! Take a look at “Swing 41″

https://play.google.com/store/music/album?id=Bv6cjt7z73slbwmv4scbyr6nvyy

Revival for the art of Hungarian Song

Great article here about Tcha Limberger, who is apparently, the latest light of jazz Magyar Nota.

The Budapest Gypsy Orchestra

Revival for the art of Hungarian Song – Yorkshire Post.

Guitarist Patrick Berrogain to perform at Carmel Valley Library

This is a style of jazz often said to have been started by guitarist Jean “Django” Reinhardt in the 1930s. He was foremost among a group of Romani guitarists working in and around Paris in the 1930s through the 1950s, and was noted for combining a dark, chromatic gypsy flavor with the swing articulation of the period.

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http://www.delmartimes.net/2014/03/09/guitarist-patrick-berrogain-to-perform-at-carmel-valley-library/

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The Sarah Smith Quartet plays Gypsy jazz with authentic passion, fire and virtuosity, keeping alive the spirit of the great Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli.

http://www.chesterchronicle.co.uk/whats-on/music-nightlife-news/sarah-smith-quartet-guests-north-6767904

Nepal Gypsy Jazz Festival in March

The first Nepal Gypsy Jazz Festival 2014 is taking place in March at different places in the Kathmandu Valley.

via Nepal Gypsy Jazz Festival in March MYREPUBLICA.com – News in Nepal: Fast, Full & Factual, POLITICAL AFFAIRS, BUSINESS & ECONOMY, SOCIAL AFFAIRS, LIFESTYLE, SPORTS, OPINION, INTERVIEW, INTERNATIONAL, THE WEEK news in English in Nepal.

Cyrille Aimée to fuse Gypsy, jazz spirits in Santa Cruz show

The daughter of a French father and Dominican mother, Cyrille Aimée grew up near the French village Samois-sur-Seine. She found her calling as a singer by sneaking out at night to meet with Gypsy musicians setting up camp in nearby meadows for the annual Django Reinhardt Festival.

Cyrille Aimée Photo: Kuumbwa Jazz

via Cyrille Aimée to fuse Gypsy, jazz spirits in Santa Cruz show – SFGate.

Gypsy jazz trio set to appear at Arnold’s Bonington Theatre

Robin Nolan has played with every top gypsy jazz artist and headlined every major gypsy jazz festival across the globe.Based in Amsterdam, he’s been lauded by great musicians including Beatle George Harrison, who named Robin as his favourite guitarist and booked Robin for private parties.

via Gypsy jazz trio set to appear at Arnold’s Bonington Theatre | Nottingham Post.

Jazz violinist Anick travels in both genres

“I have such diverse influences from all these different styles I’ve played, from classical and gypsy jazz to swing and country”

http://m.metrowestdailynews.com/article/20140221/ENTERTAINMENT/140228917/11550/ENTERTAINMENT

Musical surprises promised when trio comes to town – Spalding Guardian

In his time, virtuoso violinist Tim Kliphuis has shared the stage with some of the finest musicians around: from folk fiddle legend Frankie Gavin and jazz accordionist Richard Galliano to iconic electric guitarist Les Pau

via Musical surprises promised when trio comes to town – Spalding Guardian.

Battersea Arts Centre transformed into Parisian music hall in Orpheus (From Your Local Guardian)

Orpheus follows the character of Django Reinhardt on the 80th anniversary of the founding of jazz group Quintette du Hot Club de France.

http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/11012815.Battersea_Arts_Centre_transformed_into_Parisian_music_hall_in_Orpheus/?ref=var_0