Biogs

EQUINOX

Equinox is a Netherlands based quintet co-led by guitarist Dan Nicholas, who comes from New York City, and bassist Johnny Daly, a native of Dublin Ireland. Joining them are three of the top jazz musicians in the Netherlands; tenor saxophone titan Simon Rigter, the elegant and adventurous pianist Bob Wijnen and master drummer Marcel Serierse. The […] Read more …

NIGEL CLARK

Nigel began his professional career as a musician at the age of eighteen.   In the late eighties he joined the band Hue & Cry as lead guitarist and he contributed arrangements to the band’s several UK top ten singles and two top ten albums.  High profile collaborations followed with Moya Brennan (the singer with […] Read more …

EMILIE CONWAY

“A wonderful talent. Emilie Conway sings her songs from her heart. She really means what she sings.” – Sheila Jordan, USA “Star of the show is Conway’s voice.” Hot Press “Classic style,”- The Irish Times Emilie Conway is an award winning Dublin born jazz singer whose stage debut was an impromptu session with Jon Hendricks […] Read more …

CARY POSAVITZ

Cary Posavitz has been performing professionally since the age of 17 in a variety of shows and venues all over the world.  He was the first American vocalist to be cast in Riverdance, the Irish Dancing international phenomenon.  In the USA, Cary starred in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, had lead roles in Cruisin? ?57 for Dick Clark Productions, The Magnificent […] Read more …

TheGinaJazz

The ‘TheGinaJazz ‘ is an exciting new band to hit the Dublin Jazz scene. With an entirely original music style music covers a broad spectrum from Jazz standards to original material. ‘TheGinaJazz’ album is set to be released early 2015 ‘TheGINAJazz’ Lineup: Gina Pukaite LT/IE (vocal/lyrics) Gediminas Karkauskas LT/IE (piano) Cormac O’Brien IE (double bass) […] Read more …

RIONA SALLY HARTMAN

Dublin based musician Ríona Sally Hartman released her debut EP Sealegs, ?a wonderfully crafted pop record with jazz and classical sensibilities? (le cool), in 2009 and is currently completing her debut album Big Starving Thing. The first track from the album, entitled Frida Kahlo?s Delight, has been described as ?self-assured with a beautiful touch of jazz? (The Irish Times) and is available […] Read more …

OLIVIA TRUMMER

Olivia Trummer is one of those rare artists who’s piano playing and vocals constantly compete to out-do each other. Olivia possesses a superb technique when sitting at the keyboard while at the same time commanding the most beautifully crystal clear voice comparable with any Jazz singer in the world today. She is also the composer […] Read more …

PAT METHENY

PAT METHENY was born in Lee’s Summit, MO on August 12, 1954 into a musical family. Starting on trumpet at the age of 8, Metheny switched to guitar at age 12. By the age of 15, he was working regularly with the best jazz musicians in Kansas City, receiving valuable on-the-bandstand experience at an unusually young […] Read more …

AHMAD JAMAL

Celebrated pianist-composer Ahmad Jamal continues his performance schedule around the world, as he has for well over the last four decades.  Noted for his outstanding technical command and identifiable sound as a piano stylist, Mr. Jamal was born on July 2, 1930, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Considering his ensemble “an orchestra”, Mr. Jamal not only achieves a unified […] Read more …

JULIEN COLAROSSI

Originally from Settefrati, Italy, guitarist andcomposer Julien Colarossi, born the 4th of February 1988, has recently graduated with a first-class honours degree in jazz performance from Newpark Music Centre in Dublin, Ireland. Since moving to Ireland in 2007, Julien has established himself as one of the most exciting young guitarists to emerge in recent years on […] Read more …