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DIMINUITA at La Tete des Trains, Tousson, France on Saturday 1st of November 2014, at 21.00

Diminuita, starting from 2007, are a part of the orchestral gypsy swing scene, alluding to the pioneers of the Hot Club, playing their own versions of Reinhardt’s and Grappelli’s tunes, as well as of other composers’ of that era.They also present their first cd “a-rhythmology”, released on May 2011.

They hade been presenting their work to many Greek venues and Festivals. Since 2010 they had also start their career abroad playing in venues and festivals at Belgium, Netherlands, UK, Germany, France and Poland.

Higtlights: Djangofolllies festival 2014, Django@Liberchies 2012, International Gypsy Jazz Meeting Poland 2012, Djangofest Athens 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.

Clear, natural sound from acoustic instruments and freedom of musical expression in a swing atmosphere, references to bebop style, imaginative melodies and rhythmic maneuvers.

On July 2014, they released their new cd “Mani Sessions”. It’s a live recording on Mani Sonnenlink International Music Festival with the wellknown German violin player Gregor Huebner.

Giorgos Papadogiannis lead guitar
Effie Saranti rhythm guitar
Kostas Patsiotis double bass


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