Jesse van Ruller Trio feat. David Lyttle

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Dutch guitarist Jesse van Ruller is a true European jazz icon and one of the world’s most respected jazz guitarists. Since winning the Thelonious Monk International Guitar Competition in 1995—impressing the jury of Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Jim Hall, Pat Martino and Mark Whitfield—he has released over ten albums, toured worldwide and worked with Christian McBride, Joe Lovano, Toots Thielemans, Tom Harrell, Roy Hargrove, the Metropole Orchestra and the WDR Big Band.

Described by the Independent as representing the best jazz coming out of Ireland today, drummer David Lyttle started out in guitar legend Louis Stewart’s band and has gone on to perform in over twenty five countries and receive nominations in the MOBO Awards and Urban Music Awards. His recent collaborations and associations include jazz icons Kurt Rosenwinkel, with whom he has a new standards new, and Joe Lovano, who appears on his latest album ‘Faces’.

London bassist Conor Chaplin is one of the most in-demand musicians of his generation and is the bassist with 2017 Mercury Music Prize nominee Dinosaur. He has also performed with George Garzone, Bobo Stenson and World Service Project.

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Flamenco Palos

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‘I’m aiming to bring all the excitement, energy and emotional depth of authentic Flamenco straight from Spain to Dublin. It will be a performance of traditional flamenco palos(song forms) as well as some of my own instrumental compositions for guitar’ John Walsh Door 4 Music 4.30 Entry 15e The performers: John Walsh: Ireland’s leading Flamenco Guitarist , a native of Longford and a resident of Sallins. He has performed at a number of prestigious Flamenco festivals and venues in Spain and composed music for the National Ballet of Ireland, Riverdance and Michael Rooney’s De Cuellar Suite amongst others Maria Delgado: An exceptional traditional flamenco singer from a family of flamenco artists stretching back generations. From the city of Algeciras, home of the legendary guitarist Paco de Lucia. Gines Pozas: A top percussionist from Madrid who has worked with many distinguished artists including Estrella Morente and recorded percussion in studio for the Gipsy Kings and many others. Remedios Heredia: A dancer from a gypsy family of Madrid whose members include legendary musicians such as the guitarist Sabicas and the great singer Estrella Morente

Amanda St John : Songs of my Heros

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Amanda St John and band (with guests) will present this special show featuring a selection of songs from Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield & Etta James as well as some originals inspired by these artists and her recent recordings in Muscle Shoals, USA – the same studio used by Aretha, Etta, Percy Sledge, James Brown etc. Having been compared to Dusty Springfield by Grammy-winning US producer Jon Tiven and described by Ralph McLean from BBC Radio Ulster as “an incredible vocal performer and wonderfully talented songwriter”, this really is a night not to be missed! Doors 9 Music 9.30 Entry 10e

 

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