Gordon Swift, violin

Gordon plays a rich variety of tunes from non-classical traditions:
  • Irish/Scottish (such as Teetotaler's Reel, Morrison's Jig)
  • Appalachian/Old Time (Grey Eagle, Whiskey Before Breakfast)
  • Contemporary (Ashokan Farewell, The Lovers' Waltz)
  • Latin American (La Llorona, El Grillo)
  • String band blues (Sitting On Top of the World, Cumberland Blues)
  • Gypsy (Dark Eyes, The Basso)
  • Swing jazz (Honeysuckle Rose, Minor Swing)
  • Klezmer (Ma Yofus, Berdichiever Khosid)
  • Wedding ceremony (Bridal Chorus, Purcell's Trumpet Tune)
  • Originals (Long River, Marcie's Lark)

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Location: Hartford CT --- Phone: 860.614.3523 --- © 2017 Gordon Swift