On 02, Mar 2016 | In Jazz | By Leigh
Moustache Yourself is proud to be known as Akron, Ohio’s premier Gypsy Jazz Quartet!
Gypsy jazz, also known as gypsy swing, hot club jazz, or by the French name, “Jazz Manouche,” is a style of jazz music made famous by guitarist Django Reinhardt in the 1930s. Its infectious rhythm and entrancing melodies will capture your soul and transport you to a different time and place.
In addition to performing at jazz clubs and festivals, Moustache Yourself is available for private engagements, weddings, restaurants, vineyards, public events, concerts, and anywhere else a unique, energetic, highly infectious mix of Jazz with an old world flavour can compliment the vibe. If you’re looking to set that vintage mood at your event, look no further.
The group includes an all-star lineup of musicians that maintain active and diverse performance careers with many prestigious acts such as Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Ernie Krivda’s Big Band, Wesley Bright, The Admirables and many more. Musicians are: Brad Wagner (clarinet), Brent Hamker (electric guitar), Jeremy Jones (acoustic guitar), and Matthew DeRubertis (double bass).
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