Django Reinhardt Birthday Fest

Jan. 25-27, 2019

Join The Freight to celebrate the life and music of Django Reinhardt with three days of shows, workshops & a screening of the movie ‘Django.’  Festival Artistic Director Paul Mehling and The Freight’s program director Peter Williams have assembled an all-star, international lineup of musicians.

SHOWS

All shows take place at Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison St in the Littlefield Room, our state of the art listening room

Three Day Passes available for $100 (plus fees, advance purchase only).

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 25TH • DOORS: 7:00 PM / SHOW: 8:00 PM

Boulou and Elios Ferre
The Hot Club Of San Francisco
Barrio Manouche

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 26TH • DOORS: 7:00 PM / SHOW: 8:00 PM

Rez Abbasi and Django-shift
Rhythm Future Quartet
The Gypsy Chix

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 27TH • DOORS: 6:00 PM / SHOW: 7:00 PM

John Jorgenson Quintet with special guest Martin Taylor
Le Jazz Hot

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FREE WORKSHOPS & FILM SCREENING

All workshops are free to ticket/pass holders, reservations recommended
The film screening is free to ticket/pass holders, $5 to everyone else.

Saturday January 26th

1 PM: Screening: “Django” film – Littlefield Room

1 to 2:30 PM: Bass Class with Sam Rocha – Room 210

3 to 4:30 PM: Rhythm Guitar Essentials – Room 210
with Sam Rocha & Paul Mehling

Sunday January 27th

11 AM to 12:30 PM: Gypsy Jazz Essentials – Room 210
with Jason Anick and the Rhythm Future Quartet

1 to 2:30 PM: Violin Masterclass with Evan Price – Room 210

1 to 2:30 PM: Guitar Masterclass with Paul Mehling – Room 206

3 to 4:30 PM: Guitar Masterclass with John Jorgenson – Room 210