Jack Soref - became captivated by the music of Django Reinhardt after attending the International Django Reinhardt festival in Samois-sur-Seine France as a teen. Ever since, he has been performing, studying, and teaching Django's music. Jack, has travelled all over the United States, and abroad playing concerts, pubs, Jazz clubs, and festivals. In 2011, he spent half a year living in Paris France, to study and absorb the music of Django Reinhardt at its source. Jack got to jam with legendary musicians like Boulou Ferré, and Florin Niculescu, as well as the young phenom's then storming the Paris scene. Jack has performed as an accompanist for Jazz Manouche luminaries such as Joscho Stephan, Tim Kliphius, Gonzalo Bergara, Jason Anick, Olli Soikkeli, Max O'Rourke, Henry Acker, Adrien Moignard, Ben Powell, Richard Sheppard, Aurélien Bouly, and Titi Bamberger. Soref has been a perennial favorite at Wisconsin's Midwest Gypsy Swing Fest, and has been a guitar instructor at Django in June's week long Jazz Manouche music Camp in Northampton almost every year since 2009. In 2019 he released his first album of original compositions 'Rain on the Terrace' featuring accordion virtuoso Dallas Vietty. Jack is a stalwart member of the Boston/Cambridge Django music scene, and every week he can be heard playing all over New England with anyone and everyone who loves Jazz Manouche.