Conor is one of Ireland’s foremost drummers and educators and has toured and recorded with some of the world’s greatest jazz musicians. Having led various Latin jazz and salsa bands over the last 20 years this is his first time leading a jazz ensemble. The members were all handpicked by Conor and represent some of the top young musicians on the scene today.
Raimonda is an established and exciting Swing, contemporary Jazz and Soul singer based in Dublin. Together with Eamonn Moran, Irish guitar player she creates a unique style of music that brings back the memories of vintage goldies!
Live At Sin É Presents LIVE JAZZ & BLUES With DES HOPKINS DIXIELAND JAZZ BAND
Your favourite Sunday session just got back by popular demand! Enjoy the incredible dixieland musings of THE DES HOPKINS DIXIELAND JAZZ BAND. Playing all classics JAZZ & BLUES for your Sunday entertainment.
Emilia Mårtensson is a London based Swedish vocalist and composer of considerable repute. After her three latest album releases Emilia has built a well-deserved reputation as one of the most exciting vocalists on the UK Jazz scene and she was awarded ‘Vocalist of the Year-2016′ at The Parliamentary Jazz Awards.
This new project by drummer and local jazz musician Kevin Lawlor will combine 3 of Wexfords foremost improvising musicians to play a program of different and some unconventional music by the likes of Kurt Rosenwinkel, Stevie Wonder, Joshua Redman, Billie Eilish, John Coltrane among others.
A spectacular music theatre show celebrating the power of women in blues history, from the gospel roots of the 1920s, through vaudeville & jazz to the blues rock of the 1960s. Immerse yourself in songs by all those great women – Big Mama Thornton, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Etta James, Ella Fitzgerald, Janis Joplin, Bessie Smith and many more.
Triskel Arts Centre presents Marcin Wasilewski Trio ‘Celebrating 25 Years’, in association with Cork Midsummer Festival.
“Wasilewski’s music celebrates a vast dynamic range, from the most deftly struck pianistic delicacies to gloriously intense emotional exuberance, the chords pounded with unrestrained joy, yet always within a marvellously melodic concept.”
The New Irish Jazz Orchestra returns to CIT Cork School Of Music featuring the extraordinary fiddle player Martin Hayes. The concert will also feature original compositions from Irish composers such as Ronan Guilfoyle, Brian Byrne, Cormac McCarthy and Paul Dunlea.
Darragh Hennessy has been active over the last few years as a sideman on the Dublin jazz scene, but with this new project he takes on the role of leader/composer. His debut album 'Duchenne Smile' features Darragh on organ joined by regular collaborators Julien Colarossi on guitar and Gonzalo del Val on drums.