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Camus Jazz by Tommy Halferty in Number Twenty Two
Sun 9 April 2017, 19:00 – 23:00 IST
"Camus Jazz, Seven Steps to Albert Camus" by Tommy Halferty, performed by the Tommy Halferty Ensemble at Number Twenty Two on Sunday 9th April as part of MusicTown.
Ireland's preeminent jazz guitarist, Tommy Halferty, leads a 10 piece ensemble in the world premiere of "Camus Jazz, Seven Steps to Albert Camus".
To bring you this world first The Tommy Halferty Ensemble engaged in a collaborative creative process. The Ensemble comprises:
- Tommy Halferty (guitar)
- Michael Buckley (tenor saxophone, flute)
- Aleka Potinga (vocals)
- Izumi Kimura (piano)
- Dave Redmond (double bass)
- Kevin Brady (drums)
- Hugo Halferty Drochon (narrator)
- Cora Venus Lunny (violin)
- Catherine Humphreys (violin)
- Una Ní Chanainn (cello)
Tommy Halferty always brings beautiful melodies executed with exuberance and musical intensity to his concerts. A brilliant jazz guitarist from Donegal, Tommy Halferty has strong links with France through his French wife, his academic life and his many performances there. This suite inspired by his interest in Albert Camus brings a group of outstanding musicians together to interpret his concept.
This singular event takes place in Number Twenty Two, a unique and exclusive venue in the heart of Dublin City Centre, just off Grafton St..
Brought to you by Jazz on the Terrace, celebrating 35 years of bringing the best of international jazz to Ireland and the best of Irish jazz to the world. Join the celebration!
Tickets Dinner & Show €45 (3 course a la carte) and General Admission €15
Doors 7pm, Dinner 7.15pm and show beginning 9.15pm. The duration of the concert is one hour and forty-five minutes.