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Diz Disley


DIZ DISLEY (guitarist) was born May 27, 1931 in Winnipeg and raised in Wales and Northern England. Influenced by Django Reinhardt, he originally learned banjo and took up guitar as a teen. He is best known for his work with violinist Stephane Grappelli.