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142 Throckmorton Theatre presents
DjangoFest Mill Valley
June 6-8, 2014
Celebrating it's 9th year, DjangoFest Mill Valley is once again bringing the top Gypsy Jazz performers from around the world to the 142 Throckmorton Theatre, June 6-8, 2014. This year's show will feature the Robin Nolan Trio, the Hot Club d’Europe featuring Olli Soikkeli and Tim Kliphuis, Pearl Django, Trio Dinicu and Rhythm Future Quartet! Get ready to Djam!
Aaron Walker Music presents
June 13-14, 2014
DjangoFest Colorado is back! It's moved to the Holiday Event Center in Denver and on June 13-14, 2014, the Hot Club d’Europe, the Robin Nolan Trio, Swing Je T’aime, and Mango fan Django will mark the return of world class Gypsy Jazz to 'Mile High State'!
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts presents
September 17-21, 2014
DjangoFest Northwest, presented by Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, returns this September for its fourteenth year! This year marks the return of Stochelo Rosenberg with his brother Mozes, joined by Florin Niculescu. Also on this year's star-studded schedule are the Tcha Limberger Trio, The Robin Nolan Trio, Joscho Stephan, Gonzalo Bergara, Pearl Django and a host of other world class masters of the genre.
Don't miss this one!
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2014 Saga DjangoFest Award
Quinn Bachand announced as winner of the 2014 Saga DjangoFest Award for Outstanding Musicianship in the Genre of Gypsy Jazz!
DFNW 2014 Guitar Raffle
This year there are two prizes - and two chances to win! From DjangoGuitars.com is the 2014 DjangoGuitars M20 Model, and from Caravan Guitars is the Saga Cigano GJ10 Package. Get your tickets early. There is no limit and you need not be present to be this year's lucky recipient who will be chosen on Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 8pm. All proceeds go directly to DjangoFest Northwest and it's future continuation.
Djangobooks.com Essentials Auction
This year's auction includes the gear that's essential for any serious Gypsy Jazz player! The package includes the go to amp for any Django style player, the AER Compact 60 3, Michael Horowitz's classic Gypsy Picking Book, the Wegen Gypsy Pick you want, and 3 sets of Argentine 1510MF strings that you need! The total value of this package is over $1200 and bids start at $900. Get your bids in early! You need not be present to win, but all bids must be in by September 21st, 2014 at 8pm. All proceeds go directly to DjangoFest Northwest and it's future continuation.
Watch his interview with Fapy Lafertin and hear what the master has to say about playing at DFNW '13
Who is Django Reinhardt?
Django Reinhardt, Three-Fingered Lightning
Directed by Christian Cascio, this documentary tells the life story of Django Reinhardt. Learn how this extraordinary man overcame the a horrible accident in youth and became known as the greatest guitar player of all time.