15th Annual DJANGO REINHARDT FESTIVAL: FW
Friday-Sunday...January 19-21, 2018
3-Nights of Food, Film, Music & French Ambience celebrating the Life & Legacy of the King of Gypsy Jazz
Exhibit of works by JOHN CARLISLE MOORE.
"The Empty Chair" and "Bass to a 5th"
Guitar Workshops on Saturday & Sunday afternoon,
please go to the EVENTS page for details.
GYPSY GUITAR WORKSHOPS
SATURDAY...3:00-4:30 pm...Cost $25.
Contemporary Gypsy Styles with Marcelo Berestovoy. Learn a song that you can play during the Gypsy Jazz Jam at 4:30pm
4:30 pm. GYPSY JAZZ JAM - FREE. Open to all Gypsy Jazz Players
SUNDAY...3:00-4:30 pm with KIM PLATKO... Cost $25.
Django workshop covering all aspects of Gypsy Jazz guitar style... including chords and rhythm, melody and improvisation,
picking technique, repertoire etc. All levels welcome, beginning to advanced. This workshop is FREE to anyone with a
paid ticket to the Sunday night performance or to anyone who would like to observe (no guitar.)
PLEASE CALL 817-923-9500 TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE IN EITHER OF BOTH CLASSES.
DJANGO REINHARDT (b.1910 – d.1953)
EVENTS ON THE AVENUE
Welcome to Arts Fifth Avenue (A5A) in Fort Worth, TX ...where the arts are alive, waiting for you to discover, experience, and express at our eclectic neighborhood visual and performing arts center.
Located at the corner of 5th Avenue and West Allen Avenue in the Fairmount Southside Historic District of Fort Worth, we invite you to enjoy a variety of classes in the performing and visual arts for ages 4 years to adult.
Also enjoy our productions of theatre, music, art exhibitions, dance concerts and much more.
ARTS FIFTH AVENUE
1628 5th Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104
MARCELO'S GUITAR CIRCLE
Saturday/February 3..1-2:30 pm
New students $25, Returning $20.
This clinic with Marcelo Berestovoy is open to players of all styles. Whether you play electric or acoustic, with a pick or fingerpicking, have former classical, jazz training or just learned to play by ear, you play blues, rock, metal, etc, this class is for you.
SUPPORT ARTS FIFTH AVENUE AND DONATE TODAY!
FREE BEGINNER TAP CLASS
Saturday/February 3...1-2 pm...For Ages 8 Yrs to Adult
Class is FREE but reservations are required, call now to save your place in class: 817-923-9500.
If you have ever wanted to try Tap dancing - now is your chance. If you don't have tap shoes we have shoes to loan for the class.