On a few occasions he refused to get out of bed. Reinhardt developed a reputation among his band, fans, and managers as extremely unreliable. He skipped sold-out concerts to "walk to the beach" or "smell the dew. In Rome in , Reinhardt recruited three Italian jazz players on bass, piano, and snare drum and recorded over 60 tunes in an Italian studio.
He united with Grappelli, and used his acoustic Selmer-Maccaferri. The recording was issued for the first time in the late s. Back in Paris, in June , Reinhardt was invited to join an entourage to welcome the return of Benny Goodman. He also attended a reception for Goodman, who, after the war ended, had asked Reinhardt to join him in the U.
Goodman repeated his invitation and, out of politeness, Reinhardt accepted. However, Reinhardt later had second thoughts about what role he could play alongside Goodman, who was the "King of Swing", and remained in France. In , Reinhardt retired to Samois-sur-Seine , near Fontainebleau , where he lived until his death. He continued to play in Paris jazz clubs and began playing electric guitar. He often used a Selmer fitted with an electric pickup, despite his initial hesitation about the instrument.
In his final recordings, made with his Nouvelle Quintette in the last few months of his life, he had begun moving in a new musical direction, in which he assimilated the vocabulary of bebop and fused it with his own melodic style.
On 16 May , while walking from the Gare de Fontainebleau—Avon Station after playing in a Paris club, he collapsed outside his house from a brain hemorrhage. Reinhardt's second son, Babik , became a guitarist in the contemporary jazz style. His first son, Lousson , was more of a traditionalist. He followed the Romani lifestyle and rarely performed in public. After Reinhardt died, his brother Joseph at first swore to abandon music, but he was persuaded to perform and record again.
Joseph's son Markus Reinhardt is a violinist in the Romani style. A third generation of direct descendants has developed as musicians: David Reinhardt, Reinhardt's grandson by his son Babik , leads his own trio.
Dallas Baumgartner, a great-grandson by Lousson, is a guitarist who travels with the Romani and keeps a low public profile. A slightly younger distant relative, violinist Schnuckenack Reinhardt , became famous in Germany as a performer of gypsy music and gypsy jazz up to his death in , and also assisted in keeping Reinhardt's legacy alive through the period following his death.
Reinhardt is regarded as one of the greatest guitar players of all time, and the first important European jazz musician to make a major contribution with jazz guitar.
Using a Selmer Guitar in the mids, his style took on new volume and expressiveness. For about a decade after Reinhardt's death, interest in his musical style was minimal.
In the fifties, bebop superseded swing in jazz, rock and roll took off, and electric instruments became dominant in popular music. Since the mid-sixties, there has been a revival of interest in Reinhardt's music, a revival that has extended into the 21st century, with annual festivals and periodic tribute concerts.
His devotees included classical guitarist Julian Bream and country guitarist Chet Atkins , who considered him one of the ten greatest guitarists of the twentieth century. Jazz guitarists in the U.
In fact, Byrd, who lived from to , said that Reinhardt was his primary influence. Guitarist Mike Peters notes that "the word 'genius' is bantered about too much. The popularity of gypsy jazz has generated an increasing number of festivals, such as the Festival Django Reinhardt held every last weekend of June since in Samois-sur-Seine France ,   the various DjangoFests held throughout Europe  and the US, and Django in June, an annual camp for Gypsy jazz musicians and aficionados.
The movie covers Django's escape from Nazi-occupied Paris in and the fact that even under "constant danger, flight and the atrocities committed against his family", he continued composing and performing. The documentary film, Djangomania!
The hour-long film was directed and written by Jamie Kastner, who traveled throughout the world to show the influence of Django's music in various countries. The festival was organized by George Wein. Londra, Febbraio Phase III-Live. Columbia SCX Londra, Change Is. Londra, e Spotlite Manchester, Set 2. Spotlite SPJ Ha lasciato la professione del farmacista per dedicarsi alla musica popolare.
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Che hanno ripreso a distanza di due generazioni il free jazz. Musicisti che si sono ritrovati provenienti da varie esperienze. Return Of The New Thing. Denominazione di uno dei gruppi di Chick Corea. Ha ricevuto delle lezioni di chitarra da George Van Eps che lo ha poi raccomandato a Benny Goodman il quale lo ha ingaggiato nel Ha lavorato a Los Angeles con un suo trio ed in seguito ha lavorato come free lance.
Londra, Inghiltarra. Ha iniziato la sua carriera di pianista a 15 anni. Si dice che abbia suonato anche a Roma per la famiglia regnante dei Savoia. Ha musicato molte grandi riviste di Broadway e molti film. Nel il suo catalogo contiene 45 album. Quartetto vocale maschile. Il gruppo ha avuto successo tra il ed il Ha lavorato alla radio e nel music hall.
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