Welcome to DjangoFest!
142 Throckmorton Theatre
June 6-8, 2014
DjangoFest Mill Valley will once again bring some of the top Gypsy Jazz performers from around the world to the San Francisco area, June 6-8, 2014. This year's show will feature the Robin Nolan Trio, the Hot Club d’Europe featuring Paulus Schafer and Olli Soikkeli, Pearl Django, and Trio Dinicu. Get ready to djam!
Holiday Event Center
June 13-14, 2014
DjangoFest Colorado returns this year to a new more-central location—this year in Denver Colorado, June 13-14, 2014. Artist playing at this years event include the Hot Club d’Europe featuring Paulus Schafer and Olli Soikkeli, the Robin Nolan Trio, Swing Je T’aime, and Mango fan Django.
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
September 17-21, 2014
DjangoFest Northwest, presented by Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, returns this September for another exciting season -- its fourteenth year! The fabulous lineup for this year’s event is locking in place and will be announced on April 2. Be sure to check back then – or get on the DangoFest mailing list and stay abreast of all this year’s activities!
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Before assuming we've lost our grip on reality by posting this, check out the song/art credits:
Written and produced by Jeffrey Paul Ross © 1999.
- Arranged by Jeffrey Paul Ross, Rose Brant, Jim Doyle, Cliff Wagner
- Jeffrey Paul Ross - Guitars, Balalaika, Laud, Banjo, assorted Percussion, and Recorder
- Background Vocals, Keyboards
- Jeff Turmes - Lead Vocal
- Luanne Homzy - Violin
- John Jorgenson - Vocals, Clarinet, Greek Bouzouki, Mandolin
- Ben May - Upright Bass, Cello
- Jim Doyle - Drums, Recording Engineer
- Jerry Summers - Doumbek
- Cliff Wagner - Vocals
- Bianca Lara - Musical Saw, Vocals
- Aaron Streate - Baritone Uke
- Tim Griffin - Tuba
- Rose Brant - Baglama
- Bob Ricketts - Vocals
- Recorded at Jim Doyle Audio
- Artwork - Jeffrey Paul Ross, Bob Ricketts, Jeff Fiskin, Natasha Perez
Patrus 53 had a chance to sit down with the great Fapy Lafertin after DjangoFest Northwest 2013. Hear what Fapy has to say about playing in America and check out some great videos of Fapy performing solo.
Interview with Fapy @ DFNW 2013 Part 1
Interview with Fapy @ DFNW2013 - Part 2
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.