The Djangologists were formed in 2014 by Chris Higgins (clarinet/saxophone) and Hamish Reid (guitar) and perform a mix of gypsy jazz, traditional jazz and original compositions.
Performing throughout NSW for energetic crowds supporting some of the best local acts including Baltic Bar Mitzfah and Devil On The Rooftop. The Djangologists are currently planning their 2018 summer/autumn tour as well as preparing to record their debut album in 2018. You'll hear blistering fast tunes to velvety ballads and everything in between. They’re always having fun on stage and aim to get the audience on their feet with them!
The Gypsy Jazz Project is a Canberra based quartet playing Gypsy Jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt who was a Romani French jazz guitarist and composer, regarded as one of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century. Gypsy Jazz mixes up jazz tunes, pop songs, classical melodies, Russian waltzes and Romany folk tunes in a frantic, dynamic attack that is made for dancing.
The Gypsy Jazz Project features Sverre Molland and Bruce Rose on Guitars, Ben Phillips on violin and Anthony Irving on Double Bass.