Thursday Festival Club – Gypsy Jazz Fest

Fifth on Teeling 10pm till late Adm €5

Gypsy Jazz Fest with Oleg Ponomarev, Fintan Gilligan, Paul Clarvis & friends

Oleg Ponomarev, photo Niall Reddin
Oleg Ponomarev, photo Niall Reddin

Sligo jazz brings Hot Club of Dublin violinist (and member of NoCrows and Yurodny), Russian virtuoso Oleg Ponomarev plus his HCOD colleague, Ireland’s answer to Django Reinhardt, Fintan Gilligan on guitar, along with SJP guests, top UK session drummer Paul Clarvis, Cathal Roche on sax & clarinet and bassist Eddie Lee on his only appearance at the festival outside of his role as artistic director & chief organiser.

plus: Jam Session till late with a host of Irish and international talent