Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Contemporary Jazz

Featuring Mike Nielsen on Guitar, Matthew Berrill on Saxophone and Clarinet and Derek Whyte on Double Bass, this trio will play jazz standards drawn from the Great American Songbook. They will also include a number of Swing Classics which will feature Swing Dancing as part of this performance. From Sligo and of Danish heritage, Mike Nielsen is a renowned Musician, Composer and Educator who initiated and coordinates the Masters in Jazz Performance Degree programme at the Dublin Institute of Technology. The Irish Times describes him as: “the most gifted and original guitarist here….” Joining him are two jazz musicians who are active in Ireland, the UK and further afield - Galwegian, Matthew Berrill and Dubliner, Derek Whyte.

Location: The Cube    
Time:1 - 2 pm