David Grisman Sextet at Esprit De Django Et Stephane Festival at Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse

FreightAndSalvage uploaded this event on January 13, 2014


Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse
Esprit De Django Et Stephane Festival

2020 Addison Street
Berkeley, CA
(510) 644-2020


Fri, January 24, 2014
8:00 pm


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The Bay Area’s own David Grisman is a direct link to the spirit of Django and Stephane. David met Stephane while writing the score for the 1978 movie, King of the Gypsies. The two play on the soundtrack and appear in brief cameos as Romani musicians. Soon after their cinematic foray, they began performing together and recorded a great album, Stephane Grapelli/David Grisman Live, playing classics like “Satin Doll” and Django’s “Swing ’42.” Joining them in several performances, incidentally, was David Balakrishnan, who went on to co-found tomorrow night’s group, the Turtle Island Quartet...

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