Limerick Jazz Workshops are producing a concert night with circa 30 musicians and singers giving it socks with sax. They are going to play fast and loose in a series of ensembles rolling out Wednesday Dec 5th from 7pm.
Expect a big melodic sound from the gig for this, their 11th Anniversary party.
Dolan’s Upstairs, regular home to Jazz Society and guests, is venue. Look forward to career musicians plus teachers of music leading these accomplished groups that will each have a repertoire to entertain.
“We are starting off at 7pm as we have so many on stage,” explains John Daly of LJS, plus Peter Dee Academy of Music. “First up on stage is the Junior Jazz Ensemble followed by 6 adult ensembles playing a wide variety of jazz tunes
Expect experienced names such as Peter Hanagan on bass, John Daly, percussion plus Steve Hanks on sax leading two ensembles.
Multi-instrumentalist Bryan Meehan leads another couple and guitarist Joe O’Callaghan is working with his ensemble and jazz singers with Trio
To date this has been a phenomenal success mainly due to the vision & hard work done by founder Ed Hansom Saxophone) & a great teaching staff.
Finger food served and just €5 in.