Sara Oschlag is touring Ireland with her Brighton-based trio featuring a few different, local chord players, making new connections to the Brighton jazz scene. For this one, Hugh has been hand-picked & we are very excited to host this uber-swingin’ quartet. Join us as we go journeying with this exciting new collaboration - we promise it’s gonna be a good hang.
John Moriarty is one of Ireland's foremost jazz guitarists; having performed / recorded with many greats including Ronnie Cuber, Bobby Watson, Eric Reed, Bill Carrothers… He is also world-renowned as a master luthier having redesigned the classic archtop guitar to his own specifications.
18:00 | Ireland, Wicklow - The Hot Spot Music Club
A self-taught saxophone player Buckley’s unique style and virtuosic technique is internationally recognised. The Quintet consists of Richie Buckley sax, John Moriarty guitar Myles Drennan piano Dave Redmond bass and Kevin Brady Drums
The Dirty Jazz club have been a massive part of the Dublin Jazz scene for over a decade. Their focus is on the exploration and deconstruction of songs and an emphasis on creating a depth and textural soundscape on the melody, form and feel of the tunes.
Shane Latimer (solo) Shane Latimer is an acclaimed musician, composer and curator of improvisational and experimental music from Dublin, Ireland. He plays six, seven and eight string guitars, synthesizers and improvises with various preparations and electronic processing.
Launched originally as Colours Afrobeat Foundation – ‘Boye PapaGee (Gboyega Akerele) is a Belgian/Nigerian (Yoruba) born drummer/percussionist, saxophonist, singer/song-writer, musical director/producer, cultural envoy and custodian, overseer and keeper of authentic, genuine Afrobeat in Ireland; he is the founder and leader of Colours Afrobeat a 12-piece Band, Ireland’s first and foremost multicultural Afrobeat band that premiered before a sold out audience at the Drogheda Arts Centre.
The evocative melodies and grooves from some of Brazil's leading composers Jobim, Nascimento, Bosco, Powell, Joyce & more Featuring "Yemanjä" an original art-music collaboration between Emilie Conway and artist, Mairead DeBlaca
Mino Lanzieri is one of the most important and prolific guitarist of the modern italian jazz scene, with many albums as both a leader and a sideman, european tours and collaborations with some of the most important jazz names such as Jerry Bergonzi, Reuben Rogers, Gene Jackson, Ulysses Owens, Willie Jones, Jonathan Kreisberg, Antonio Faraò and many others.
Long form instrumental compositions for electric guitar and drums by Shane Holly, performed alongside Brian Walsh (also of Inni-K).
Deftly crafted pieces comprised of subtly evolving rhythmic/melodic hook based patterns, unfold gradually to envelop the listener in immersive and emotive compositions, spiraling at times to epic proportions, all the while retaining an emotive sensibility tailored to the introspective listener.
Three improvising vocalists form the group Claritas. Largely based on voice generated sound, this debut performance will use voice, electronics and cello to create soundscapes and melodic textures to express the poetry of the great Seamus Heaney.
Raimonda sings with passion, love and memories from the depths of the heart. Born in Northern Europe and supported by renowned Irish musicians she brings to the stage some of the most beautiful love, jazz, and classic melodies.