Asheville’s original Gypsy jazzers! One Leg Up plays a mixture of upbeat Gypsy Jazz, Latin, Swing and original jazz compositions. This veteran band of 14 years (!) standing, plays energetic swing music the original acoustic way, with old world flair and panache. Come on out and see, hear, dig and dance to the hot swinging music of ONE LEG UP!
The band formed in 2003 as a “String Swing” band in the style of famed French gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt. Band members include: John Stineman (guitar, vocals), Jim Tanner (Guitar), Zack Page (bass) and Steve Trismen (violin, vocals) and often featuring a guest musician dropping in!.
Come join us and dance on our 1925 narrow plank hardwood floor!