Djoukil is a French Jazz Swing band founded in 2008.
The musicians are inspired by different music styles : Gypsy Jazz, New-Orleans jazz and Big Bands.
That Jazz « à la française » is a mix of American swing and European traditional musics initiated by Django Reinhardt during the 30s’.
Djoukil wishes to interpret the tradition of swing rhythm and melody from France with a deep care for authenticity.
Clarinet, Violin, Guitar, Accordion, Upright bass, Drums.
New-Orleans & Big Bands
In 2017, after two U.S. tours, Djoukil reinvented themselves as a swingtet and began a deep dive into the repertoire of New Orleans jazz and Big Band music inspired by greats such as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller and others.
Their specialty is playing for “Bal Swing” particularly for dancers of Lindy Hop, Charleston and Balboa
Vocal, Trumpet, Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet, Trombone, Banjo/Guitar, Piano, Upright bass, Drums.
- Swing 42 Djoukil 2:41
- Bastian Quintet Original 2:07
- Valsajo Djoukil 2:20
- Swing Promenade Djoukil 2:40
- Anouman Quintet Original 5:00
- Java Manouche Djoukil 1:32
- Rockin' In Rythm Swingtet 3:34
- Medley 2017 Swingtet 3:23
- Midnight In Moscow Swingtet 2:46
- Shiny Stockings Swingtet 3:44
- Dinah Swingtet 2:12
- Ain't Misbehavin Swingtet 3:22
Mobylette 1st CD (2015) - 9 tracks