A musician’s musician, John Jorgenson founded the Desert Rose Band with Chris Hillman, played guitar for Elton John, and is an international expert on ‘gypsy jazz,’ even playing gypsy jazz founder Django Reinhardt in a film with Charlize Theron and Penelope Cruz (the movie’s called Head in the Clouds and was released in 2005). Expect a night of fleet fingers, which seems to be a theme for the Narrows in 2008. A guitar hero with his roots in the pre-WWII France jazz guitar scene. www.johnjorgenson.com.
Thursday, October 5, 2023