Limerick Jazz Workshop: Dolan’s Upstairs, Dec 7th – 7:30pm (Adm: €5)

Limerick Jazz workshop is now in its 9th year and growing. It has helped people of all ages to learn about jazz improvisation. No matter what level one has attained Limerick Jazz Workshop has helped further their education with some of the best tutors in the country. Classes run every Tuesdayat The Learning Hub in Kileely from Sept to May. each year there are  several public  performances in Venues throughout the City. This is our annual Christmas performance and over the years we have seen many students grow from strength to strength. We hope you can join us and support these amazing musicians.


John Stowell And Hugh Buckley – Dolans Upstairs – Nov 9th 8:30pm (Adm: €10)

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John Stowell is a unique jazz guitarist influenced as much by pianists and horn players as he is by guitarists. His original take on harmony, chords and improvisation sets him apart.
He has taught internationally for 30 years in every educational setting.
His clinics are informal, hands-on and informative. In addition to music theory and guidelines for improvisation, John shares his professional experience with the business of music.

Hugh Buckley comes from the renowned Buckley dynasty . A master guitarist and educatort who has graced stages all over the world. He has several recordings to his credit and is the founder gf the now famous guitar night which runs monthly at JJ Smyths in Dublin. Hugh recently performed at Limerick Jazz Festival with such luminaries as David O Rourke Joe O Callaghan and Tommy Halferty.


Limerick Jazz Society Announces Spring Season 2012

Limerick Jazz Society is kicking off the celebration of its 30th anniversary with an exciting Spring Season. Our presentations are:

As usual we feature a range of outstanding visiting performers from the US (Bill Carrothers, Pete Robbins, Dave Friedman) and Europe (Norma Winstone, Peter Weniger).  We have visits from two mainstays of the Irish jazz scene, Louis Stewart and Bob Whelan, and the up and coming singer Emilie Conway.
All gigs are at 9pm in Dolans Upstairs, and are on Wednesday nights except for Thursday March 8.  Ticket prices are €13 (concessions €10).