Love… and All That Jazz takes a wry look at love with jazz standards and songs from the musicals, classic pop songs and contemporary songs. Songwriters featured include Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Mercer, Billie Holiday, Jacques Brel, Lieber and Stoller, Stephen Sondheim, Paul Simon, Mick Jagger and Joni Mitchell.
Fiachra Trench is a composer, arranger, producer, keyboardist and musical director with arrangement credits including Altan, Paul Brady, The Boomtown Rats, The Chieftains, The Corrs, Phil Lynott/Thin Lizzy, Paul McCartney/Wings, Van Morrison, The Pogues and Wet Wet Wet. His numerous scores for film and television include collaborations on Pearl Harbor, Die Hard and Into the West.
Carmel McCreagh has appeared at festivals and venues throughout Ireland, entertaining audiences with her soulful interpretations of songs from the Great American Songbook as well as contemporary and original songs. Carmel has released two albums to critical acclaim: Nice Girl and Skylark: Carmel McCreagh Sings the Songs of Johnny Mercer.
As a singer, Flo McSweeney has toured extensively with Moving Hearts, The Commitments, as a regular guest vocalist with the Hot House Big Band and on many projects with Bill Whelan of Riverdance fame, (including the Yeats/Beckett Festival at the Abbey Theatre and An Evening with W.B. Yeats at the National Concert Hall). As a TV presenter, Flo has hosted many shows, including travelling extensively for RTE’s travel show No Frontiers.
Doors Open: 7:30pm
Commences At: 8:30pm
In advance: €16 / €13
At the door: €18 / €15