Event Calendar Santa Fe
Swing Soleil performs swing music or gypsy jazz music inspired by famous musicians from days gone by like Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli of France, harkening times from when they played in the 1930’s, 1940’s and 1950’s.
Swing Soleil has the following members:
- Gemma DeRagon, violin
- Patrick Longmire, guitar
- Charlie Freeman, guitar
- Zeke Severson, double bass
Swing Soleil plays songs similar to the famous Hot Club of France and contemporary “manouche jazz” music groups playing in Europe today. Swing Soleil plays music that is engaging, fun, upbeat and melodical leaving listeners yearning for more when the playing is finished. The atmosphere at the Zia Diner is relaxing putting patrons at ease with smiling face because the food is great and the music is even better.