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Swing from Paris
Swing from Paris

Swing from Paris

Norwegian Church Arts Centre

Cardiff

About

Swing from Paris Stylish gypsy jazz & vintage swing. Often described as ‘the finest gypsy jazz in the Cotswolds’, Swing from Paris are a UK quartet of violin, guitars and double bass. Inspired by the great swing bands of the 1930s and ‘40s, they present their own versions of music by Gershwin, Piazzolla, John Lewis, Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli and the Hot Club of France. They’ve been seen on the BBC’s Hairy Bikers, and have appeared at major jazz festivals including Cheltenham, Brecon and the Django Reinhardt Festival at Samois sur Seine. Expect stylish gypsy jazz and vintage swing. swingfromparis.co.uk ~ Reviews “Their arrangements are consistently intelligent, interesting and inventive… their love for, and knowledge of, their chosen material is wide and deep, but nevertheless they put their own stamp on it.” ★ ★ ★ ★ – The Jazz Mann "Clever interpretations and adaptations … what a performance by this Cotswold-based combo" – Nub News ~ Audience Comments “Absolutely wonderful. Don't miss it!” “A truly spectacular and accomplished group” “Fabulous musicians, fabulous arrangements. Can't recommend enough!” “Highly recommended. Wonderful performance” ~ Food and drink will be available at the Norsk Cafe Bar & Terrace before, during and after the performance. Bydd bwyd a diod ar gael cyn, yn ystod ac ar ôl y perfformiad yng Nghaffi, Bar a Theras Norsk.

Venue

Opens Thu 22nd Feb at 7:30 PM (GMT)
Norwegian Church Arts Centre, Cardiff, CF10 4PT, United Kingdom
Norwegian Church Arts Centre