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Synonyms for Grappelli

French jazz violinist (1908-1997)

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His 'hot club' style band, Sweet Chorus, is a personal homage to Stephane Grappelli and takes the gypsy jazz form to new and inspiring places.
The queue of players wishing to acknowledge his eminent position is a long and stylistically varied one; Jeff Beck, Tommy Emmanuel, Bill Wyman, Chet Atkins, Stephane Grappelli, David Grisman and George Harrison are just a few.
O'Connor later auditioned for the late legendary French jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli and toured with him.
But the fretless violin Grappelli played would not have been so easy to adapt, requiring as it did fleet fingers for quick, precise changes.
He chose Yehudi Menuhin and Stephane Grappelli playing Rodgers and Hart, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Dave Brubeck and Edith Piaf, but his one disc to preserve above all was Beethoven's Emperor concerto, played by Ashkenazy.
The latter features legendary violinist Stphane Grappelli, who, along with Yehudi Menuhin, had popped in from the studio next door to the Floyd at Abbey Road.
Since then Julian has collaborated with an extraordinary array of musicians from Yehudi Menuhin, Lorin Maazel, Esa-Pekka Salonen and Georg Solti to Elton John and Stephane Grappelli.
US-Israeli Mossad Delivered Speechs at Al-Azhar Mosque "The investigation of Ilan Chaim Grapel / Grappelli, (U.
The cellist has played with musical legends including Yehudi Menuhin, Stphane Grappelli and Sir Elton John - but revealed there was one songwriter he would still love to work with: Paul McCartney.
It has a long history and is the final resting place of many rich and famous people including Moliere, Sarah Bernhardt, Maria Callas, Chopin, Isadora Duncan, Stephan Grappelli and Jim Morrison.
Etheridge is a bit of a legend on guitar, having toured and recorded with artists from many different areas of music, notably Stephane Grappelli and The Soft Machine.
Aaron Weinstein's violin playing recalls both Joe Venuti and the gypsy-jazz stylings of Stephanc Grappelli.
She was the Stephan Grappelli to the nimble fingered jazz guitar of Paul, who was once a member of the National Youth Orchestra.
Mark O'Connor: My two most influential mentors were Benny Thommason and Stephane Grappelli.
We hear a jazz rift in "Passeggiata" that could have been fashioned by Stephane Grappelli or Django Reinhardt.