Monday, October 15, 2007

The Genius of Django Reinhardt

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

One of the preeminent Jazz greats, Django Reinhardt helped invent jazz guitar. A two-fingered disabled European guitar player helped invent -- some say invented -- American jazz guitar.

How 'bout them apples?

And as Lurch puts it over at Main and Central

All you young rock whippersnappers take note that it’s possible to get a good sound without a 200 Db amp.
Django Reinhardt - Jazz Musician - 1910-1953

Video from the DVD "The Genius of Django Reinhardt"