20:00 | Ireland, Galway - The Black Gate Cultural Centre
Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter. Born to a wealthy family in Indiana, he defied the wishes of his domineering grandfather and took up music as a profession.
19:00 | Ireland, Dublin - The National Concert Hall
RTÉ Concert Orchestra Guy Barker, conductor Gerard McChrystal, saxophone
It is hard to believe that it is 60 years since Miles Davis released Kind of Blue, the album that continues to define contemporary jazz. To celebrate this extraordinary album conductor Guy Barker brings his arrangement for orchestra to the National Concert Hall…
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.
Roy Ayers is an American funk, soul, and jazz composer, vibraphone player, and music producer. Ayers began his career as a post-bop jazz artist, releasing several albums with Atlantic Records, before his tenure at Polydor Records beginning in the 1970s, during which he helped pioneer jazz-funk
Remi Harris is an exciting Jazz & Blues guitarist from the UK who's unique style draws inspiration from artists such as Django Reinhardt, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, Peter Green and Led Zeppelin. He has performed at Buckingham Palace, Montreal Jazz Festival, BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall with Jamie Cullum, on BBC 4 Television and live on BBC Radio 2 & 3.
The INEC Killarney by arrangement with One Fifteen presents Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra featuring Gilson Lavis with special guest Eddi Reader and guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall