Ranger & The Re-Arrangers with Libor Michalak
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Gypsy Jazz Clarinet Concert
Ranger and the ‘Re-Arrangers’ evoke the spirit of a Paris cafe and the raucous energy of a Gypsy campsite with their version of Gypsy jazz.
Spearheading the band is RANGER SCIACCA, who began playing violin at the age of six. A chance encounter with a CD of violin jazz ignited Ranger’s interest in the music of Joe Venuti, Stuff Smith, Stephane Grappelli and Django Reinhardt. His mastery of his instrument and natural feel are impossible to miss in their contagious live shows.
“Our goal is to make this a really fun event, with amazing musicians on a variety of instruments.”
At the heart of their sound is Ranger Sciacca’s sweet violin playing… his sense of melody and daring improvisations”. – World Rhythm Webzine
The band also features MICK NICHOLSON, who played bass for 11 years with the US Navy Band in Washington, D.C. He has toured extensively throughout the world, and has performed for three sitting presidents and countless heads of
Admission is by donation
21 and over
4569 Lynwood Center Rd. NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110