Sun. Oct. 4: DJANGO A GOGO On Tour 2020 featuring STEPHANE WREMBEL -7:30pm- $35.00
World renowned guitarist, Stephane Wrembel, is pleased to announce a very special Django A Gogo concert celebrating the life and music of legendary French musician Django Reinhardt at The Birchmere Music Hall, 3701 Mt. Vernon Avenue Alexandria, VA 22305, on Sunday, October 4th at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Django A Gogo is a world class evening of gypsy jazz performed at the highest level of musicianship. The concert repertoire follows the Django canon and veers into reinterpretation, improvisation and interplay between musicians from various backgrounds. The group is comprised of Stephane Wrembel on guitar, Thor Jensen on guitar; Ari Folman-Cohen on bass, Nick Anderson on drums, Daisy Castro on violin, Nick Driscoll on saxophones and special guest, Nataly Merezhuk, on violin.
Stephane Wrembel is one of the preeminent guitarists specialized in the Django Reinhardt style. Born in France and now based in New Jersey, Wrembel is most known for his Grammy Award®-winning composition “Bistro Fada” from the Academy Award®-winning Woody Allen movie “Midnight In Paris.” Since 2001, Wrembel has released over a dozen critically acclaimed releases including a series of recordings in tribute to Reinhardt under the nom de plume, The Django Experiment. Wrembel is also the producer of the annual Django A Gogo Festival in Maplewood, New Jersey, and New York City. Since 2003, he has brought together some of the finest musicians in the world equally influenced by Reinhardt to celebrate the Sinti guitar style to perform in prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall and The Town Hall.
For the October 4th show, The Birchmere Music Hall will adhere to current safety guidelines regarding the Covid 19 pandemic. The venue will be operating at half capacity. For more information on masks, seating, and food and beverage service, please visit birchmere.com.