TCHA LIMBERGER'S BUDAPEST GYPSY ORCHESTRA
Tcha Limberger's exceptional performances with his electrifying band of Budapest musicians have caused a sensation wherever they’ve performed.
With no other band of this style on the scene today this smart recreation of 19th Century Budapest’s great era of Magyar Nota music is one of a kind. Defiantly passionate, intense, mournful, melodramatic and shocking in turn!
The polymath virtuoso Tcha Limberger is the king of gypsy music - SUNDAY TIMES UK
Tcha Limberger seems to be made entirely out of music - THE OBSERVER UK
He plays Hungarian music so well, that he is able to perform with the greatest Hungarian musicians and even among them he gives a brilliant performance - ROBY LAKATOS
THE DIME NOTES
dig back into the blues-drenched sounds of clarinet-driven 1920’s New Orleans jazz, unearthing a repertoire of stomps, blueses, and forgotten gems of the era.
TCHA LIMBERGER'S KALOTASZEG TRIO
Laments, Czardas’ and Szaporas from the Transylvanian region of Kalotaszeg with the beautiful voice and violin playing of Tcha Limberger.
DON VAPPIE AND LE JAZZ CREOLE
Creole influenced New Orleans music - early jazz and Creole songs to the R&B of the mid-1900’s.
THE KORA BAND
Integrating the traditional 21-string harp from West Africa, into a jazz context, bringing together two musical traditions with historical connections.
JOHN ETHERIDGE'S SWEET CHORUS
Features John’s guitar work and the violin of Chris Garrick. A relationship described as one of the most potent in European jazz.
EVAN CHRISTOPHER'S DJANGO A LA CREOLE
Rhythms of New Orleans, the Caribbean and Brazil European with European Gypsy swing. Clarinettist, Evan Christopher is possibly the world’s finest clarinetist. He combines virtuosity and immaculate taste with a strong root in New Orleans jazz. Elegant and impassioned, Evan’s style is steeped in the tradition of early jazz masters such as Sidney Bechet, Jimmie Noone, and Barney Bigard. With guitarists Don Vappie and Dave Kelbie, and bassist Sebastien Girardot, he celebrates the music of the legendary Django Reinhardt and enlivens swing-era classics with fresh interpretations and virtuosic improvisation.
SUNDAY TIMES top 10 jazz albums of 2014
DAILY TELEGRAPH top 30 jazz albums of 2014
THE SCOTSMAN top 10 jazz albums of 2014
CTLIVE top 10 jazz albums of 2014
OFFBEAT MAGAZINE top 50 Louisiana Album Releases Of 2014
JAZZTIMES top 50 CDs of 2014
Annual Jazz Critics Poll 2014
LES VIOLONS DE BRUXELLES
Best string players in the Belgian jazz scene with a fresh and original take on the string orchestra!
TCHA LIMBERGER TRIO
Guitar mastery, swinging Reinhardt classics mix with traditional western European Gypsy repertoire. With occasional guest Mozes Rosenberg.
Traditional manouche songs, Django Reinhardt classics, jazz songs, a sprinkle of Brazilian Choro music and original music
One of the finest violinists in the jazz world and Inspired by Jazz swing legends such as Charlie Christian Benny Goodman and blues artists like BB King.
Featuring numerous high profile musicians surely the best of the European bands performing music of the Balkan peninsula.
FAPY LAFERTIN AND LEJAZZ
the most celebrated Gypsy guitarist of the last 30 years and widely recognised as the heir to Django Reinhardt’s crown.
GEORGE WASHINGMACHINE QUARTET
When it comes to knuckle-busting feats on a violin, George doesn’t play second fiddle to anyone.