Dorado Schmitt

DJANGO REINHARDT NY FESTIVAL AT BIRDLAND NOV. 1-6

Dorado Schmitt, legendary Manouche gypsy guitarist from the Strasbourg region of France, returns to Birdland to adoring fans.  Schmitt started coming to the Festival in 2002 and has  been a star attraction.  One of his goals has been to introduce his sons, young guitarists, to the NY audience as he did with Samson Schmitt who is now out on his own.  Young Amati joins his Dad at the Festival this year side by side as Dorado did with his Dad in the