Jazz & Blues

Sligo Jazz Project

A festival and a school for jazz musicians running side by side means not just great concerts but also great impromptu sessions in Sligo's pubs and in the nightly festival …

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Harvest Time Blues

Lovers of blues from all over Ireland and beyond converge on Monaghan in September for this festival which has grown in stature every year since it began. With a reputation …

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Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Since 1978 Ireland's biggest and longest established jazz event and has hundreds of musicians and many thousands of music fans to the city for an annual feast of jazz of …

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Guinness Kinsale Jazz Fringe Festival

An offshoot of the Cork Jazz Festival this event has a slightly less frenetic pace than the larger festival but there is still plenty on offer for Jazz lovers. It …

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Bray Jazz Festival

This popular jazz event has steadily grown in stature since it started in 2000, with ever increasing crowds making the trip to Bray. The emphasis is on contemporary jazz and it …

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Ballydehob Jazz Festival

This is a small friendly jazz festival held in the lovely West Cork village of Ballydehob and is one that you should get along to even if you are not …

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