The legendary jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt was born on January 23, 1910 in a caravan, in Liberchies, Belgium. Django is the 'gypsy' who invented on his own a whole new guitar technique and still inspires numerous musicians today.
Brussels, city of jazz! The first edition of the RIVER Jazz Festival is closely linked to three Brussels jazz venues: Jazz Station, Marni and Senghor. The trail from Ixelles to Saint-Josse follows through Etterbeek the old river Maalbeek; hence the name of this new event.