Birdland Presents the Django Festival Allstars and More Week of July 9Birdland Presents the Django Festival Allstars and More Week of July 9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with Django Reinhardt NY Festival: Django Festival Allstars, Carol Sloane, Ronny Whyte, and more! (more...)

Birdland Announces July 2018 ScheduleBirdland Announces July 2018 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with Veronica Swift and the Emmet Cohen Trio, Django Reinhardt Festival Allstars, Tommy Igoe Sextet, Birdland Big Band, John Pizzarelli, Polly Gibbons, Carol Sloane, Memo Acevedo, Ronny Whyte, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more! (more...)

The Django Festival Allstars Announce Dates for their HOT JAZZ Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

The Django Festival Allstars return from France and head into their cross-country 'HOT JAZZ' tour, playing The Newport Jazz Festival and BIRDLAND for the bi-annual Django Reinardt NY Festival. Samson Schmitt, son of legendary gypsy guitarist Dorado Schmitt, is a full-fledged leader in his own right.  The Schmitt family comes from Forbach, France, living in a gypsy community  where music reigns supreme. The soul of  the Manouche tribe is apparent as they pass music from one generation to another.The Django Festival Allstars bring the Django style  up to date with original songs and old favorites. Featuring Ludovic Beier on accordion, Pierre Blanchard on violin, DouDou Cuillerier on rhythm guitar and scat singing and Antonio Licusati on bass. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2015

AIR FRANCE presents DJANGO FESTIVAL ALLSTARS 'Back from France -- on the road again with major tour' In NY at Birdland Nov. 17 - 22 DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL Starring: DORADO & AMATI SCHMITT LUDOVIC BEIER, PIERRE BLANCHARD and Dou Dou Cuillerier - From France. (more...)

Tony Yazbeck, Erich Bergen & More Set for Birdland, Week of 6/22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for June 22 - June 28, featuring Django Reinhardt Festival, Erich Bergen Live!, a Special Pride Celebration Including Tony Yazbeck, Molly Pop, and more! (more...)

Jazz Masters, Stephen Wallam, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2014
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their great line-up of amazing talent for the month of August 2014, featuring: The Jazz Masters Quartet, Dave Douglas Quintet, Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano, Rotem Sivan Trio, Sean Harkness Duo, Jane Monheit, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Details below! (more...)

Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Daniel Reichard & More Set for Birdland, Week of 8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for August 4 - August 10, featuring Django Reinhardt NY Festival 15th Anniversary Celebration, Jane Monheit's Jazz Party, Daniel Reichard, Loston Harris, and more! (more...)

Jazz Masters, Stephen Wallam, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their great line-up of amazing talent for the month of August 2014, featuring: The Jazz Masters Quartet, Dave Douglas Quintet, Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano, Rotem Sivan Trio, Sean Harkness Duo, Jane Monheit, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Details below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Leonardo DiCaprio Visits The Django All Stars at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2013

Movie superstar Leonardo DiCaprio stopped by The Django All Stars gig at Birdland NYC on Friday. Scroll down for a photo of him with the band! The show was part of the annual DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL, produced by Pat Philips and Ettore Stratta. (more...)

Photo Flash: Leonardo DiCaprio & Edward Norton Visit Birdland!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2013

Leonardo DiCaprio and Edward Norton came to Birdland Jazz Club, NYC's hottest and most exciting venue for jazz this weekend to see 'The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz' performing as part of the Django Reinhardt NY Festival. Leo is a fan of the band having seen them previously at Birdland and invited them to play at his birthday celebration last November. (more...)

The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz Set for DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL, Now thru 6/30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2013

Grande Absente and Air France present the return of 'The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz' at the DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL, today, June 25 - 30 at Birdland. (more...)

The Django Reinhardt NY Festival Brings The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz to Birdland Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2013

The Django Reinhardt NY Festival returns with The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz headed by the very talented guitarist Samson Schmitt, son of legendary gypsy guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt. 'The greatest jazz show in town' says Will Friedwald of The Wall Street Journal. (more...)

Natalie Douglas & More Set for Birdland Jazz Club, Now thru 6/30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2013

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their moving line-up of exceptional talent for today, June 24 - June 30, 2013. (more...)

The Django Reinhardt NY Festival Brings The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz to Birdland, 6/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2013

The Django Reinhardt NY Festival returns with The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz headed by the very talented guitarist Samson Schmitt, son of legendary gypsy guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt. "The greatest jazz show in town" says Will Friedwald of The Wall Street Journal. (more...)

Natalie Douglas & More Set for Birdland Jazz Club, June 24-30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2013

Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their moving line-up of exceptional talent for June 24 - June 30, 2013. (more...)

The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz Set for DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL, 6/25-30
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2013

Grande Absente and Air France present the return of 'The Young Lions of Gypsy Jazz' at the DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL, June 25 - 30 at Birdland. (more...)