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3rd Athens Gypsy Jazz Festival, DJANGOFEST

Lampidonas Park in Bironas – **free admission**

With great joy the Greek gypsy jazz community announces the 3rd DjangoFest event in Athens. The 2day celebrations will be held in the park of Lampidonas (Agia Triada) in Bironas, for the first time without entrance fee, on 22 and 23 September 2012!!

More than 8 groups from all over Greece participating in this not-for-profit festival- a celebration of gypsy jazz music, gradually establishing itself as a unique institution in our country.

Live music, tales and storytelling for kids, manufacturing workshop and free dance classes open for all, dance performances and classes, as well as an exhibition of handcrafted musical instruments from local luthiers..

Starts early afternoon, lasts until midnight!.

The festival is organized with the kind permission of the cultural movement of the residents of Bironas (, support from Plenty Projects cultural initiatives ( and also the remarkable enthusiasm and dedication of the musicians involved with the gypsy jazz music scene in Greece.

Bands in alphabetical order:

* A Swingin’ Joke (Corfu)

* Diminuita

* Gadjo Dilo

* Night & Day (Patras)

* Priftis Quartet

* Swingazoo

* Swingες

* Swing Shoes

*Βig Jam Session (with members of all bands, including Swing Shoes and Swingtime Quartet from Thessaloniki)

Dance acts, dj set, dance class for kids

* Jitterbugs (Thessaloniki)

*Athens Lindy Hop (dance act)

Exhibitors luthiers (in alphabetical order):

* Adonis Goulielmos (TSIGANiZE IT GUITARS)

* Leveller Guitars (

* Spiros Mamais Workshop of Handmade Musical Instruments (

* Hordofonon (

*Thanassis Gritzapis (


DJANGOFEST Athens 2012

3rd Gypsy Jazz Festival , 22 & 23/9/2012

Agia Triada-Lampidona Park, Bironas

>>The park stands between Mesologgiou, Kordeliou, Konstantilieri & Xanthis street. From Athens’s centre use bus 203,204,054 and trolley 11, stop “Agora Birona”

Starts 18.00 on Saturday 22/9

17.00 on Sunday 23/9

Free entrance every day!! see you there :)

for more info send email :

or call (0030) 6972 205007




Park Lampidona (Ag.Triada)


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neal14 / 09 / 2012 15:51

καλησπέρα, δεν μπορώ να βρω πουθενά το πρόγραμμα του 3ου φεστιβάλ στο Βύρωνα. παντού εμφανίζονται οι μπάντες με αλφαβητική σειρά. μήπως μπορείτε να βοηθήσετε?


diminuita September 16 2012 19:34 pm

Βεβαίως!Το Σάββατο Swingες, A swingin' Joke, Diminuita, SwingAzoo και την Κυριακή Night & Day, Priftis Quartet, Gadjo Dilo και επειτα θα ακολουθήσει big jam session με μελη απο όλα τα σχήματα καθώς και με αντιπροσώπους απο κάποια που φέτος δεν συμμετέχουν στο φεστιβάλ (swing shoes, swingtime quartet κ,άλ.)
Σας περιμένουμε!

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