Gypsy Jazz Ensemble

$206 ($196 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Come learn and re-create the swinging songs and sounds of Gypsy Jazz. Traditionally this genre is played with lead and rhythm guitars, bass and violins but other melody instruments are welcome like accordion, clarinet, and even a tenor banjo! Play the repertoire of the famous Hot Club of France and more!


It is advised that participants have played their instruments for a while. Guitarists will have completed Django Guitar Styles 1 or have received permission from the instructor.

Instruments: Accordion, Bass-Upright, Clarinet, Guitar, Mandolin, Saxophone, Violin, Banjo - Tenor

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000