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Thu 11 July, 8:00pm

Contemporary and original jazz from The Kobe Trio with special guest Ciaran Wilde.

Carrick Water Music Festival presents classic, contemporary and original jazz from The Kobe Trio with special guest Ciaran Wilde.

The Kobe Trio is a piano trio formed in 2016 in Sligo. They came together through a love of improvised music, performing a blend of original, contemporary and classic instrumental jazz with an adventurous and passionate interplay. Combining the sounds scapes of Cinematic Orchestra with the syncopated rhythms of Phronesis and the jagged melodies of Thelonious Monk.

With Mark Murphy on piano, Jaimie Carswell on bass and Con Schmaucks on drums this trio have played in some of the best jazz venues and festivals in the area including Sligo Jazz Festival and The Model Contemporary Arts Centre. 

The trio will be joined by Ciaran Wilde on saxophone. Ciaran started playing professionally at 16. He has led the Dublin City Jazz Orhestra and his alto and clarinet can be found on various Irish movie soundtracks as well as various artists such as Louis Stewart, Brian Kennedy, Van Morrison, The Pogues, Sharon Shannon to name a few.


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