born February 8, 1967, Bucharest
Florin Niculescu is a Romanian-French violinist of Gypsy ethnicity. He is considered one of the best jazz manouche violinist of our days, the successor of Stéphane Grappelli. He is noted for his impressive technique and virtuosity as well as for his musical sensitivity.
Niculescu was born into a family of educated lăutari, everybody in his family was involved in music.
În limba română: http://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florin_Niculescu