Join us for an evening w/The Jimmy Grant Ensemble for a fresh take on the music of Django Reinhardt
The Jimmy Grant Ensemble performs primarily in the style of Django Reinhardt, infusing swing era pieces, original work, and traditional gypsy tunes with the jazz guitar pioneer’s crunchy rhythms and hot harmonies. Jimmy Grant was recently a finalist in the John Lennon songwriting competition for his original song “Insomnia,” and also had an interview with Guitar World for his “5 in 5″ project, in which he wrote five different songs in five days. His style synthesizes a rich blend of Russian folk, bluegrass, celtic and classical music while remaining true to Django’s innovative guitar technique. The Jimmy Grant Ensemble will bring together two guitars, bass, and a special guest in an intimate yet energy-charged performance.
Javi Jiminez // Guitar
Jamie Mather // Bass
DOORS AT 9:30PM, SHOW AT 10PM
$10-$15 sliding scale
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