A continuation of Introduction to Gypsy Jazz, for players who have taken the first class or have some experience playing swing/gypsy jazz(please email Tracy if in doubt). This class will review and reinforce many of the concepts covered in Gypsy Jazz 1.
The focus of Gypsy Jazz 2 will begin with the music of Django Reinhardt: Swing 42, Minor Blues, Daphne, and Oriental Shuffle.
This class will introduce the "new" school of gypsy jazz guitarists including Stochelo Rosenberg, Bireli Lagrene, Romane, Tchavolo Schmitt, and Stephane Wrembel.
Learn more of the repertoire that are popular at gypsy jazz jam sessions such as: Lady Be Good, Dinah, I'll See You in My Dreams, Tchavolo Swing, Noto Swing, Swing for Ninine, Swing Gitane.
A special section on the Latin side of gypsy jazz: Bossa Dorado, For Sephora, and Django's beautiful composition Troublant Bolero. Also, the waltz from the film Midnight in Paris will studied. Gypsy waltzes often contain many of best licks and ideas.
This course will be jam packed and super fun!
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