“A scintillating blend of the exuberant styling of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy jazz and the craft of the Great American Songbook. An elegant, entertaining and whimsical show that is perfect for audiences of all ages, and fans of classic songs and gypsy jazz both old and new.”
Swan Entertainment (Super Diamond, AC/DShe, Tainted Love), Emeryville, CA
“The George Cole Quintet is a spirited bunch, creating their own music within a vital tradition. They draw you in with both their musicality and their joyful enthusiasm!”
Anna’s Jazz Island jazz club, Berkeley, CA
“A very professional group who performed interesting original material…George Cole has created a unique gypsy jazz sound.”
Spazio Jazz Supper Club, Sherman Oaks, CA
“A thoroughly enjoyable evening. Harmonies and fun lyrics, pulled together by excellent musicianship. George Cole is definitely very hot!
Strings live performance showcase, Berkeley, CA
“George Cole and his band puts you in a sexy European dream. Think Paris…and red wine…and new love, lost in a kiss on a wet cobblestone street.
Recording Artist (Counting Crows, Third Eye Blind), Nashville TN
“George Cole has a sound that incorporates some of the finest elements of ‘30s-era European and American music. Cole’s excellent Django-style guitar work and his band’s enticing instrumental and vocal harmonies make them a must-see for any fan of vintage jazz.”
Guitar Player Live Magazine