Boyle Songwriters Collective and Teresa Galvin Trio. Leonard Cohen Tribute night
The Boyle Songwriters Collective, in association with The Dock, were pleased to present an evening of film and song, including the A documentary film on the legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, with performances by those musicians he has influenced.
The evening started at 7:30 pm with a selection of Leonard Cohen songs, performed by members of the Boyle Songwriters Collective. This is a group of locally based songwriters who meet in Boyle on a regular basis to discuss, encourage and share original material.
After the film I'm your man the Teresa Galvin Trio performed a number of covers of Leonard Cohen songs and original songs from their forth coming album. Teresa Galvin is from Kerry and now based in Sligo.
She is currently recording her first album. Having studied music for over 20 years, this artist has a unique sound and attitude towards the music she plays.
Teresa has an entertaining and refreshing repertoire, which consists of her own original music interspersed with choice covers, spanning decades and crossing all genres. She has been involved with and is influenced by: Samba drumming, African drumming, traditional Irish music, folk, alternative music and blues. She is joined by Stephanie Pawula (Percussion) and Fionnuala Kennedy (Double Bass).