Saxophonist Tom Caraher kicks off the Triskel Arts Centre’s new summer jazz series at lunchtime on Saturday 20th. 

Saturday, July 13 Rodrigo Almonte Trio Arthurs, Dublin Sometime Dublin-based Peruvian guitarist Rodrigo Almonte is studying for a masters in jazz pe(...)

Jazz bassist and composer, Ronan Guilfoyle

For a jazz composer, Ronan Guilfoyle had a better start than most. At a time when rock’n’roll was sweeping all before it, the Guilfoyle house in leafy(...)

“I’ve been doing this long enough that I just follow my muse, do what feels right.” So says John Abercrombie of the latest chapter in his long-standi(...)

With the passing last year of Kenny Wheeler, Enrico Rava assumes the mantle of Europe’s elder statesman of the trumpet (at 74, he is three years older(...)

Wolfgang Muthspiel’s debut for ECM might have been a case of tail wags dog, what with a rhythm section that includes two of the most creative and soug(...)

John Abercrombie Quartet: 39 Steps
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  • October 11, 2013, 00:00

This American guitarist may not enjoy the profile of some of his contemporaries, but his influence has been far reaching – and as he approaches 70,(...)

Subtitled “Ode to Goya”, The Sleep of Reason is Berlin guitarist Arne Jansen’s meditation on the work of Spanish painter Francisco Goya. But if that s(...)

On stage, in full flight, there’s an exuberant creativity and abandonment to the moment in Derry-born guitarist Tommy Half(...)