A great concert that took place in March 2006 at the Coursive de La Rochelle in France, beautifully filmed and directed by Richard Valverde celebrating Django Reinhardt's legacy. It aired on October of the same year on arte channel , a renown French/German satellite TV culture channel.
We see the Gypsy Guitar Masters consisting mainly of manouche legends Stochelo Rosenberg and Romane along with accordéoniste Richard Galliano accompanied by a wealth of young blood performing manouche and jazz standards with amazing poise and feel for the music, enjoy.
The attitude of the gallant Six Hundred which so aroused Lord Tennyson's admiration arose from the fact that the least disposition to ask the reason why was discouraged by tricing the would-be inquirer to the triangle and flogging him into insensibility.
Advance to Barbarism
(Mitre Press, 1968).
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