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Swing Chevron is a Gypsy Swing Quartet from Milwaukee, WI. Below you can find information on upcoming events, where to buy music, gallery and bios, and how to get in contact with the band.
Allen Russell: Violin
Scott Hlavenka: Guitar
BarryPaul Clark: Bass
Paul Westfahl: Percussion
Based in Milwaukee WI, Swing Chevron is a Gypsy Swing quartet made up of Allen Russell (Violin), Scott Hlavenka (Guitar), Barry Paul Clark (Upright Bass), and Paul Westfahl (Percussion). Originality is important in this style, and the group mixes their own compositions seamlessly with classic American and Gypsy styles. Relying heavily upon lyrical melodies, driving gypsy rhythms, and improvisational flights of the imagination, Swing Chevron brings the vintage hot swing sound you crave
"Allen Russell's violin is the star of Swing Chevron" -Piet Levy (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)