The Hot Club of Troy, founded by guitarist Troy Chapman, is an acoustic jazz group from Whidbey Island, WA, specializing in the Hot Swing/Gypsy Jazz style of legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt. The group places an emphasis on the performance of the compositions of the jazz master as well as the relaying of the history of the Artist, his music and his times. The group’s first CD, Django, featuring 10 tunes composed by Django Reinhardt, was released March 2017.
Troy Chapman – Guitar
Eric Vanderbilt-Mathews – Piano
Keith Bowers – Guitar
Kristi O’Donnell – Bass