"Django: The Life and Music of a Gypsy Legend"


Subject:
Musicians , Musical Genres , Jazz & Big Band , Guitarists , Jazz

Description:
This 2005 interview with Michael Dregni, author of a book about jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt, provides an overview of the life of Reinhardt, "born in a gypsy caravan at a crossroads in Belgium ... [and] was almost killed in a freak fire that burned half of his body and left his left hand twisted into a claw." Includes photos; sounds clips not available. From Jerry Jazz Musician, "a website devoted to jazz and American civilization."

Publisher:
Jerry Jazz Musician, LLC

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.jerryjazzmusician.com/mainHTML.cfm?page=dregni.html


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