Gypsy Jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt

Romane

Gypsy Style & Rhythm !
657 videos
44hours

Intermediate to Advanced

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In this guitar course, Romane shares with you the secrets of gypsy jazz

Discover all the secrets of gypsy jazz guitare with Romane, one of Django Reinhardt’s most famous successors. In this gypsy jazz guitar course, he’ll teach you playing techniques, improvisation, & over 40 major gyspy jazz pieces for guitar.The progressive chapters of this gypsy jazz course will enable you to pick up well-rounded technical skills, & lead you towards the ability to improvise. In order to transmit his rich experiences & understand Django’s art, Romane has organised this course into a very thorough program:

  • The singing aspect
  • The rhythmic aspect
  • The technical aspect
  • Improvisation

Lesson plan

The whole course is organised around the study of 40 major gypsy jazz themes that encapsulate this unique style & rhythm: “La valse à Django”, “Nuages”, “Over the Rainbow”, “Djangologie”, “Softly”, “Minor Swing”,”Rose Room”, “Rosetta”, “Caravan?”…

 
You’ll slowly but surely build your musical ear & develop your improvisation skills.

 
After an introduction to basic gypsy jazz guitar techniques, as well as the percussive technique, “la pompe”, chords, arpeggios & picking, you’ll be able to play your first themes & strengthen your manouche style.

 
You’ll then learn various scales, triads, substitutions & rhythms that you can practice using our provided playbacks that are especially adapted to technical & rhythmic work.

 
Take this gypsy jazz guitar course online with Romane & imusic-school, & find the Django spirit within you!