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First International Gypsy Jazz Festival dedicated to the 100 anniversary of Django Reinhardt at the Мoscow International Performing Arts Center on the 21st and 22nd of September 2010

17.07.2010

The International Gypsy Jazz Festival dedicated to the 100 anniversary of Django Reinhardt will take place at the Мoscow International Performing Arts Center on the 21st and 22nd of September. Frederic Belinsky, a wonderful virtuoso guitarist from France and a welcome guest at European and Russian jazz gatherings is the Art-director of the festival. It will gather Russian and foreign masters of jazz guitar, capable of performing flawless and original Gypsy jazz. Leading Russian guitarists and their groups (Alexey Kuznetsova's "Jazz-chord-guitar-band", "Groove Party" of Alexey Badjanov, «Swing Couture» of Alexey Stankov from St.-Petersburg, Ivan Smirnova's Trio and others) and foreign Stars of the Gypsy Jazz: Didier Lockwood (violin, France), Stochelo Rosenberg (guitar, Netherlands), Frederic Belinsky (guitar, France) will pay a tribute to the phenomenal Belgian musician, the founder of one of the most popular musical styles in Europe – a jazz-manouche (Gypsy jazz).