HARMONOUCHE: An amalgam created from the words “harmonious,” “harmonica” and “manouche.” ‘Jazz Manouche’ is French for Gypsy Jazz.
New CD Release: Joli Songe
A collection of original French Gypsy Swing and early American Traditional Jazz songs.
Joli Songe (“Nice Dream”) is the latest collection of songs recorded live on March 10 and 11, 2014, at Word Of Mouth studio, mixed by Tim Stambaugh and mastered by multi Grammy award winner David Farrell.
“Gypsy guitar and blues harmonica-a nice combination that places Raphaël in a class of his own.”
- Don Vappie