Built on 15 years of constant collaboration, Niwel Tsumbu and Éamonn Cagney performances are known for their incredible musical chemistry and exciting, joyous performances - theirs is a musical river whose sources range from classical to Central Africa, with pulsating rhythms, wild guitar solos and so much more.
Niwel Tsumbu - guitar
Éamonn Cagney - percussion
The Myles Drennan Trio
Fri 5th @ 13:00
Myles Drennan hails from a musical family and reportedly learnt much from falling asleep under the family piano. Here he leads his own trio from the piano which features bassist Neil Ó Loclainn and Seán Carpio, both accomplished sidemen and band leaders in their own right.
Myles Drennan - piano
Neil Ó Loclainn - bass
Sean Carpio - drums
Sat 6th @ 13:00
Nick Roth is a saxophonist, composer, producer and educator. In 2017 he was artist-in-residence at the European Space Agency. He is the artistic director of the Yurodny Ensemble.
His début at Galway Jazz Festival will present the world premiére of a new programme for solo performer.
Nick Roth - soprano, alto and tenor saxophones, piano, percussion and electronics