The “blind Belgian violinist” (London Jazz News) played in
If I’ve understood the Dutch article in wikipedia correctly, Tcha was born in 1977 into a very musical family, and grew up playing first the guitar and then later the violin. The London Jazz Review speaks of his “calling” to follow the Hungarian and Roma folk musical traditions, and youtube has a video of him playing beautiful Transylvanian folk music.
The web site dedicated to his music recounts how, having played in
If I’m right about his date of birth, Tcha is still only 37, and I look forward to seeing his fame grow. You may like to join me in following him on facebook.