In this lesson the finnish gypsy swing guitarist Olli Soikkeli is visiting our GypsyGuitarAcademy Studio. Besides an interview about Ollis point of view playing gypsy-swing music, he shows some of his favorite gypsy-licks.
In addition to that, they play some nice tunes with contrabass player Stefan Berger, including:
Olli Soikkeli: He is a master on acoustic (Selmer Style) and electric (Archtop) guitar. Beside his group “Rhythm Future Quartet” he played already with musicians like: Bucky Pizzarelli, Stochelo Rosenberg, Tommy Emmanuel, Andreas Öberg, Cyrille Aimee, Anat Cohen, Antti Sarpila, Paulus Schäfer and Marian Petrescu. More infos about Olli: www.ollisoikkeli.com