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Arts & Entertainment - January 11, 2019

Gypsy jazz: Django Shredders coming to Livermore

Young guitarists to explore music of Django Reinhardt

by Dolores Fox Ciardelli

Belgian guitarist Django Reinhardt took the world by storm with his gypsy jazz in the 1930-40s, and he is now regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the last century. His life and times will be commemorated by the Django Shredders -- jazz guitarists Alex Ciavarelli and Rudy Marquez -- at 8 p.m. next Saturday (Jan. 19) at the Bothwell Arts Center.

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