Le Balajo

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Jo Privat’s birth so we’ll be giving special attention to his work—especially his album, ‘Manouche Partie,’ to which our guests Swing of France have recently recorded a tribute. Below is reference material for ‘Le Balajo’ provided to us by Swing of France. 

Lead Sheets

Le Balajo

La Balajo with TAB

Le Balajo Bb

Le Balajo (two voices)

Le balajo – chords

Play-Along Tracks

Swing of France’s backing track:

Reference Recordings:

Jo Privat:

Swing of France: