Members: John Calverley - Violin, Clint Pelletier - Guitar, Tim Rutter - Guitar, Thom Golub - Bass
Sounds Like: Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli, Tim Kliphuis, Rosenberg Trio
Bio: The Felt Hat String Band is a collection of some of Canada’s finest musicians playing in the hot swing-jazz style. This quartet came about from the love of the early Gypsy-Jazz pioneered by Django Reindart and Stephane Grappelli in the 1930’s. The Felt Hat String Band performs melodies from the canon of this genre in a new and refreshing way, while staying true to the origins of this classic sound. The Felt Hat String Band is: John Calverley - violin, Tim Rutter - Guitar, Clint Pelletier - guitar, Thom Golub - Bass.