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Routes to Django - Bireli Lagrene Ensemble
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  1. Fiso Place
  2. Bireli Swing 1979
  3. All of Me
  4. Tschirglo Waltz
  5. Latches
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  1. Fiso Place
  2. Bireli Swing 1979
  3. All of Me
  4. Tschirglo Waltz
  5. Latches
  6. I've Found a New Baby
  7. My Melancholy Baby
  8. Bluma
  9. Bireli Blues 1979
  10. Wave
  11. Don't Worry 'Bout Me
  12. Boxer Boogie
  13. Mirage
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Bireli Lagrene's debut on record is extraordinary in a couple of ways. He sounds like an exact duplicate of Django Reinhardt (no easy feat), an accomplishment that is more shocking when one realizes that he was 13 at the time. Already a virtuoso with complete control of his guitar, Lagrene (who like Reinhardt came from a gypsy family) romps through the swing-oriented set with a variety of lesser-known European musicians, including two rhythm guitars, bass, occasional piano, vibes, trumpet, and violin. Performances of such ...

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Routes to Django 2007, Le Chant du Monde

UPC: 794881826827

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