The inspiration for our Global Hit is the legendary Jazz guitarist, D’jango Reinhardt this time. The Belgian-born Roma or Gypsy created a distinctive musical style known as Gypsy Jazz. Django Reinhardt has many musicial descendants and four of them live in Buffalo, New York.
Their jazz quartet is called Babik after one of Django’s sons. But their music isn’t only Django’s. The members of Babik write their own music they interpret Gypsy Jazz. Their latest album is called “American Gypsy.” The World’s Carol Hills has the story: