Lunchtimes @ Black Gate

Curated by / á reáchtáil ag Matthew Berrill

Niwel Tsumbu and Éamonn Cagney

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

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

Nick Roth

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