Welcome - Bonjour - Latcho Diwes
Welcome to our newly designed website at JazzManouche.de!
Our website offers many Infos about JazzManouche or Gypsy-Swing - the life and the music of Django Reinhardt and about the history of Sinti and Roma, as of famous Gypsyjazzguitars. We provide lots of background-knowledge about the history of this music.
The more we offer Workshops for Gypsyjazz like the Modular Gypsyjazzguitar on JazzManouche.de, present you actual News from the Gypsyjazz-Scene plus many interesting Infos about Gypsyjazzguitars such as Selmer, Favino, Busato or DiMauro.
Since more than 7 years our JM-Guitar-Gallery now is online. The JM-Guitar-Gallery is an image-archive where you can search for old Gypsyjazz-Guitars (especially the famous Selmer-, Busato, Favino and DiMauro-Guitars) and more than 1800 images of these guitars., additional we offer pages on each instrument-category with many backgroundinfos.
The intention of this Image-Archive is to build up and provide you with a great collection of information about old Gypsyjazzguitars where every JM-User is able to do a research for detailed information on these instruments.
If you like to register and show your own Selmer-, Favino-, Busato-, or DiMauro-Guitars (for free) within our JM-Guitar-Gallery please send an eMail from the right category of the gallery with images of your guitar (max. 1 MB per image) attached.
Additionally we provide lots of free JM-Downloads for our registered users such as Grilles (Chord-Charts), Transcriptions or TABs of well known Gypsy-(Jazz)-Songs, as of our other JM-Downloads like (Gypsyjazz-)Ringtones for your mobilephone, Desktop-Backgrounds and much more for our registered JM-Users.
Within our section "Lick of the month" we offer a new Gypsyjazz-Guitar-Lick every month, often like they are played by famous Gypsy-Guitarrists. In the section "JM-Videos" you´ll find videos and images that have been recorded Live at different occasions, in the sub-section "JM-Video-Lessons" additionally interesting Video-Lessons on Jazz-Manouche.
Some parts of our website are restricted to payed articles, where you have to be a paying JM-User to read them. For that purpose we offer certain kind of "User-licences" were you may become a paying user who can access the payed articles for a day, one or six month or one year. The payment is worthwhile and cheap and may be done online by external payment-service Paypal (creditcard accepted).
By becoming a paying JM-User you help us providing our services for the future, as we have to take care to all the cost of running the website and keeping all services up-to-date.
We wish you lots of fun on our newly designed website, have fun and keep swingin´