Thursday, February 18, 2010

"100 Years of Django" CD - Frank Vignola's Hot Club - Django Tribute Tour


Frank plays a Thorell "FV" Guitar

Frank Vignola's Hot Club is a tribute tour by his quintet in celebration of legendary gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt's music on what would have been his 100th birthday this year. The group also features French accordionist Julien LeBreau, Zach Brock on violin, Gary Mazaroppi on bass, and Vinny Raniolo on Guitar. 

The inaugural Frank Vignola's Hot Club Concert took place as part of the Wagon Shed Concert Series just outside of Baltimore, Pennsylvania on Friday, October 2, 2009. They will then be playing at festivals and other venues world-wide!

Here are some of the videos from that concert:

Gypsy Mania -
Rimsky Korsakov -
Carmen Medley -
Diminishing Blackness -
Belleville -

Pictures from this concert:  
Watch the Concert on full screen: (Thanks to the Wagon Shed Concert Series and for making this great concert avaliable)

Frank Vignola "100 Years of Django" CDfeaturing the music below was released January 26, 2010. 10 Reinhardt Classics recorded completely acoustic. 
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