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Stéphane Grappelli


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Birth Name: Stéphane Grappelli
Born: 1908/01/26
Birth Place: Paris, France
Died: 1997/12/01
Genres: Swing, Continental Jazz, Gypsy Jazz

Stéphane Grappelli (26 January 1908 - 1 December 1997) was a French jazz violinist who founded the Quintette du Hot Club de France with guitarist Django Reinhardt in 1934. It was one of the first all-string jazz bands. For the first three decades of his career, he was billed using a gallicised spelling of his last name, Grappelly, reverting to "Grappelli" in 1969. The "Grappelli" spelling is now used almost universally when referring to the violinist - even on reissues of his early work.

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