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Swing This

Swing This

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~ The Hot Club of San Francisco

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Editorial Review Editor: Giancarlo Davis The Skinny First and foremost, Hot Club of San Francisco pays tribute to the late great polyglot composer-jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. As a gypsy guitarist, Reinhardt created music that blended multiple styles, especially those of Eastern Europe and New Orleans, whose jazz sound was fast becoming popular throughout Europe at the time the guitarist emerged. The Hot Club of San Francisco captures Reinhardt's music and brings it into the 21st century. Barely wired for sound, the acoustic ensemble is led by founder Paul Mehling, a string instrument Renaissance man who plays guitar, violin, bass, plectrum and banjo. Hot Club's sprightly 'gypsy-swing' recalls Paris in the '20s, when Reinhardt and his brand of sweltering, string-oriented jazz was making Left Bank girls Charleston on cafe tabletops. Maybe it's gypsy magic: rumor has it Hot Club's got our gals doing it here, too. The Scene Anyone that likes hot jazz with their cold cocktail. Synopisis Over 11 years of parties, concerts, festivals (including the Django Reinhardt festival in France and Iceland, Seattle and Fresno) the QHCSF (Quintet of the Hot Club of San Francisco)appeals to both kinds of people with blue hair.

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    Artist: The Hot Club of San Francisco
    Title: Swing This
    Genre: Jazz
    Release Date: 1/18/2003
    Label: CD Baby
    Product Type: CD
    Catalog #: 5637325688
    UPC: 634479100949
    Item #: SRD910094