Part of the JAZZ AT IJAMS Summer concert series. Bring a pic-nic blanket and cooler... Several vendors serving fine international cuisine (Egyptian, South American, and Vietnamese. Beer and hard cider.
Playing bass with Swingbooty!
At The Atrium of The Orangery. Full bar, best appetizers in Knoxville, and gypsy swing! Dancers welcome!
Make-A-Wish Foundation Gala
Picnic at Ijams: Live Jazz, Vietnamese Cuisine & Art Come have a picnic at the lawn (in front of the pavilion) on Sunday, April 12. Gypsy Jazz band SWINGBOOTY will be performing upbeat French Manuche music, a style of gypsy jazz popularized by Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli and the Hot Club of France. Opening the evening will be The JAZZPHONICS at 5:30 PM, playing a variety of bebop and modern jazz. SWINGBOOTY starts at 6:45 and plays until Sunset. Visitors are welcome to bring picnics, blankets, or lawn chairs. VietGrill will also be on hand with hot coffee and their delicious Vietnamese cuisine.
Sounds Like: Django Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, Biréli Lagrène, Squirrel Nut Zippers
Bio: Christian Lange, Violin; Yasameen Hoffman-Shahin, Vocals: Rondo Johnson, Guitar; Marcus Shirley, Keys; Graham Waldrip, Bass. Hot swing and fun times with a great lineup of hot gypsy jazz players. SWINGBOOTY draws its biggest influences from 1930 jazz greats like Django Reinhardt and Stephan Gra...See Full Bio
SWINGBOOTY, GYPSY JAZZ has a show on 06/21/2015 at 05:30 PM @ Ijams Natur... in Knoxville, TN http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5xdo2z #concert