Django Reinhardt : Best Of

CD [Cover Art for Django Reinhardt / Best Of] Your Price: $16.85
Rated 8 with 3 responses
Availability: In Stock
Sell date: 3/1996
Label: Blue Note Records
Mfg's Catalog#: 37138
CDC Part#: 21349
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The first major European jazz musician to develop a style of his own, this legendary gypsy guitarist has been a major influence for generations. From 1936 to 1949, Reinhardt recorded more than 200 titles for EMI distilled here to 18 of the finest. Featured is the groundbreaking Quintet of the Hot Club of France, co-led by Django and violinist Staphane Grappelli as well as solo guitar performances and all-star sessions.

Limehouse Blues
When Day Is Done
Saint Louis Blues
Minor Swing
My Serenade
You Rascal You
I'll See You in My Dreams
Blues Clair
Place De Brouckere
Manoir Des Mes Reves (Aka Django's Castle)
Django's Tiger
Ol' Man River
Lady Be Good
To Each His Own Symphony

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