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16 Mar

Camus Jazz, Seven Steps to Albert Camus

“Camus Jazz, Seven Steps to Albert Camus”,
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Don’t miss the world premiere of “Camus Jazz, Seven Steps to Albert Camus” by Tommy Halferty on Sunday April 9th, at Number Twenty Two, the new live music venue on Dublin’s South Anne St.

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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)
  • Cora Venus Lunny (violin)
  • Catherine Humphreys (violin)
  • Una Ní Chanainn (cello)
  • Hugo Halferty Drochon (narrator)

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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..

Tickets:
Seated €15 + booking fee
Standing €10 + booking fee
Delicious three course a la carte meal + ticket €45 + booking fee

Doors 7pm. Dinner from 7.15. Concert 9.15.

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!

Further information from:
Megan McDermott, “22 South Anne Street”, 22 South Anne Street, Dublin 2
Tel:​01 707 9899
E-mail:​ megan@numbertwentytwo.ie ​Website: http://www.numbertwentytwo.ie ​​

Allen Smith, Jazz on the Terrace
Mobile:​086 827 8692.
E-mail:​jazzontheterrace@gmail.com​

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Funded by the Arts Council of Ireland

Funded by the Arts Council of Ireland

20 Feb

Camus Jazz. March 2017

Garter Lane Theatre, Waterford
Wednesday 8 March 2017 8.00pm

Tommy Halfery was inspired by his interest in Albert Camus, the Franco Algerian writer, to compose a suite of jazz music “Camus Jazz, Seven Musical Steps to Albert Camus” based on seven quotations from his work.

Tommy Halferty Ensemble
Tommy Halferty (guitar), Michael Buckley (tenor saxophone, flute), Aleka (vocals), Isumi Kimura (piano), Dave Redmond (double bass), Kevin Brady (drums),  Una O’Kane (violin) and Una Ni Chanainn (cello).
Hugo Halferty Drochon (narrator, reader).
The late Norman Mongan (Visuals).

A world premiere focusing on the writings of the internationally famous Albert Camus, read in French and English with strong visual images and outstanding musicians  performing the music of Halferty.

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