Diminuita: Mani Session

Diminuita, starting from 2007, are a part of the orchestral gypsy swing scene, alluding to the pioneers of the Hot Club, playing their own versions of Reinhardt’s and Grappelli’s tunes, as well as of other composers’ of that era.They also present their first cd “a-rhythmology”, released on May 2011.

They had been presenting their work to many Greek venues and Festivals. Since 2010 they had also start their career abroad playing in venues and festivals at Belgium, Netherlands, UK, Germany, France and Poland.

On July 2014, they released their new cd “Mani Sessions”. It’s a live recording on Mani Sonnenlink International Music Festival with the wellknown German violin player Gregor Huebner.

Giorgos Papadogiannis lead guitar

Effie Saranti rhythm guitar

Kostas Patsiotis double bass