This informal performance at a Gypsy party features Jan Limberger, the patriarch of the Limberger family. Sinti musicians from Jan’s generation grew up playing the traditional Hungarian violin repertoire. Jan, like many of his peers, also took up the guitar which he plays in the Django style. Fapy Lafertin, Martin Limberger, and Vivi Limberger play rhythm guitar. Jan Limberger is playing the violin. Martin Limberger is considered one of the worlds best rhythm guitarists.
Fapy also appears on the Django Legacy DVD.
The Limbergers can be heard on the CD The Gypsy Guitar Festival 1998.
Martin Limberger plays rhythm guitar for Tchavolo Schmitt on the CD Loutcha.
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