The Sofa Sessions presents Derek O’Connor & Joe O’Callaghan Celebrating the spirit of Michael Brecker and John Abercrombie
9pm / No Cover Charge
Derek 'Doc' O Connor - saxophone
Joe O Callaghan - guitar
Peter Erdei - bass
Cormac Larkin - drums
We are delighted to present the Sofa Sessions debut of one of Ireland’s greatest saxophonists, Derek O’Connor, teaming up with incendiary Tipperary guitarist Joe O’Callaghan, paying tribute to two of the greats of US jazz, saxophonist Michael Brecker and guitarist John Abercrombie, and particularly celebrating the spirit of their ground-breaking ECM album of 1988 album, Getting There.
Billy Byrnes is a family run tradional Irish bar and first opened its doors in 1954. We are centrally located in Kilkenny City, just around the corner from the train and bus station.