Dec 122010
 

Founder of the "Hot Club of France" With Django Reinhardt

Stephane Grapelli (1908 – 1997), violinist extraordinaire, played with Django Reinhardt from the 1030s through the ’50’s. Over the years, he has played with a who’s who list of musicians from George Shearing, Oscar Peterson, and a lot with guitarist Martin Taylor.

In the following video clip, he plays with the great classical violinist Yehudi Menuin on a BBC broadcast.

Here he plays Stevie Wonder’s “You Are the Sunshine of My Life” with Martin Taylor

Stephane Grapelli on WikiPedia